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Star Wars: Episode II--Attack of the Clones

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John Williams
John Williams: Warner Bros.

Star Wars: Episode II -- Attack of the Clones

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG
runtime:
142 minutes
Wide Release Date:
05/16/02
performer:
Hayden Christensen, Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman, Kenny Baker, Anthony Daniels, Samuel L. Jackson, Christopher Lee, Ian McDiarmid, Temuera Morrison
director:
George Lucas
Producers:
Lucasfilm
distributor:
20th Century Fox Film Corporation
author:
Jonathan Hales, George Lucas
genre:
Sci-fi and Fantasy, ActionAdventure, Epic

We gave it a C+

For the Star Wars: Episode II — Attack of the Clones soundtrack, composer John Williams returns to a well-traveled galaxy, weaving some of the familiar, bombastic tunes from earlier films together with a sorrowful new love theme that’s heard too often for its own good, though sometimes in clever variations. In the chases and other action scenes, however, his imagination runs wild, with kaleidoscopic instrumental colors and rhythmic buildups that offer enough thrills to make the film images superfluous.

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