Ten years after initially meeting, Anakin Skywalker shares a forbidden romance with Padmé Amidala, while Obi-Wan Kenobi investigates an assassination attempt on the senator and discovers a secret clone army crafted for the Jedi.
“Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones” is a science fiction film released in 2002, directed by George Lucas and written by Lucas and Jonathan Hales. It is the fifth film in the Star Wars saga, set 10 years after the events of “The Phantom Menace.”
The movie features a cast of returning and new characters, including Ewan McGregor as Obi-Wan Kenobi, Hayden Christensen as Anakin Skywalker, Natalie Portman as Padmé Amidala, and Ian McDiarmid as Supreme Chancellor Palpatine. The film follows the ongoing conflict between the Galactic Republic and the Separatist movement, and focuses on the love story between Anakin Skywalker and Padmé Amidala, as well as the journey of Jedi Knight Obi-Wan Kenobi as he investigates a mysterious assassination attempt on Padmé.
Overall, “Attack of the Clones” received mixed reviews from fans and critics, with some praising its action sequences and special effects, while others criticized its pacing and dialogue. Nevertheless, it remains a popular installment in the Star Wars franchise, and continues to be a fan-favorite among many Star Wars fans.