The Star Wars prequels have at all times been closely criticized, actually by the technology that grew up with the Authentic Trilogy. However in recent times, because of the technology that grew up with them as a substitute coming of age and new followers coming to them from the Disney period content material, their popularity has vastly improved. Just lately, Twitter has been crammed with reward for George Lucas’ second trilogy, with followers sharing what they love in regards to the films.
It began with this tweet, which inspired individuals to share “a genuinely good factor” about The Phantom Menace, Assault of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith.
Say a genuinely good factor in regards to the Star Wars prequels
— Scott Malthouse ☕ (@trollishdelver) June 27, 2020
As you might have already seen, even The Final Jedi director Rian Johnson responded to this tweet, penning an eloquent defence of the prequels, which he labelled “attractive.” He wasn’t the one Star Wars filmmaker to become involved with the prequel love, both. Solo screenwriter Jon Kasdan spotlighted the awesomeness of this teaser poster.
Nonetheless the perfect TEASER POSTER in film historical past https://t.co/samnb8K2GG pic.twitter.com/VGJn5wr1Rd
— Jon Kasdan (@JonKasdan) June 29, 2020
This fan, in the meantime, determined that saying one genuinely good factor in regards to the prequels was too limiting.
– Maul intro
– Ewan McGregor
– Ian McDiarmid
– The Clones
– Coleman Trebor
– Dexter Jettster
– lightsaber choreography
– the battles
– Order 66
– the period
– Qui Gon/Grievous/Windu
– Rise of Vader
– John Williams
– Revenge of the Sith
Ought to I am going on? https://t.co/pM7OuVbLWK
— Ajay (@SWBFExpress) June 29, 2020
You need to admit the costumes had been *chef’s kiss*
Beatiful robes. https://t.co/aTcEHMVgrX pic.twitter.com/rPeWSblQAM
— Rashida Renée (@evilrashida) June 29, 2020
Ewan McGregor was in them. That’s all.
Ewan McGregor was nice in all 3. pic.twitter.com/uwViOO1jZk
— Dli O’Doir (@dli_odoir) June 27, 2020
McGregor’s flip as Obi-Wan was a constructive that lots of people talked about, truly. Plus, a number of famous the prescient political commentary.
1. Ewan McGregor put each ounce of his coronary heart into it and that is superb
2. The costume designs had been superior
3. as a political allegory it truly holds up
— Elle Maruska (they/them) (@ellle_em) June 29, 2020
This was genuinely shifting and prescient pic.twitter.com/sHz6U4AhDt
— Helen Heeley (@heleneheeley) June 27, 2020
This can be a take!
an artist bought to make EXACTLY the movies he wished to make, and they’re probably the most profitable impartial movies in historical past.
— javier grillo-marxuach (@OKBJGM) June 29, 2020
Mythbusters‘ Adam Savage, who supplied mannequin work on the prequels, reminded us that – nonetheless they turned out – quite a lot of proficient individuals labored laborious on them and had a blast doing it.
They had been tremendous enjoyable to work on and I bought to do it with a few of my favourite individuals on the planet. https://t.co/GDVULgZDYr
— Adam Savage (@donttrythis) June 29, 2020
It’s fascinating how the overall notion of the prequels has modified over time, particularly now that they’re sufficiently old to be thought-about “authentic Star Wars” to many followers. Who is aware of how the best way they’re seen by the fandom will proceed to evolve over time, although. The similar goes for the Sequel Trilogy, which at present suffers an analogous degree of criticism that the prequels as soon as did.
To hold on the spirit of those tweets, although, tell us your favourite factor in regards to the Star Wars Prequel Trilogy within the feedback under.