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    (Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back). This is one of if not the most iconic scene in the Star Wars movie franchise. At the time when episodes four, five, and six were the only Star Wars movies out, nobody knew that Darth Vader was Luke Skywalker’s father. Darth Vader was originally Anakin Skywalker. Anakin Skywalker is considered to be one of the most controversial characters because of how he was originally a Jedi who was supposed to bring balance to the force, but turned to the dark side

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    trying to save planets from the Deathstar. The Deathstar is the evil force headed by Darth Vader. CP3PO and R2D2 escape from the Deathstar and land on the planet where Luke is and the three team up and go out and explore. They meet Obi-Wan Kenobi, leader of “The Force” which was extinct, Obi-Wan becomes Luke's mentor and helps him save Princess Leia and become a Jedi, sadly Obi-Wan meets his old enemy Darth Vader and is

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    masked in a cyborg respirator from the dark side with legendary breathing habits. A man who possessed so much power for only being a little boy from Tatooine. Though he made a choice to be what he was and what he always will be, Darth Vader. Before he became known as Darth Vader and the dark sith lord, he was known as Anakin Skywalker. A young slave to Watto (A Toydarian junk dealer/hoodlum/gangster) on the planet Tatooine. After a very lucky encounter with a Jedi named Qui-Gon Jinn and Padme Amidala

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    main archetypes found in Star Wars that were left out of Beowulf: the temptress and the shadow. The temptress archetype is present in a character who tries to offer the hero something he/she desires in hopes to cause him/her to abandon his/her quest. Darth Sidious portrays this archetype because he attempted, in vain, to bring Luke Skywalker to join him on the dark side. This archetype was most likely absent from Beowulf because usually the temptress is portrayed by a female character who tries to seduce

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    Darth Vader was part of both the good side and the dark side, which led to many tough times for him.. His good side consisted of how he felt for his family. But, his bad side consisted of how he wanted to destroy the good side. Darth Vader was really emotional about his family because he had lost his wife when they had their kids. Also, both of his kids were captured at one point, and he did not want them to die. If they were to die on him, he would have been all alone. Since he had struggles with

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    A group of Storm Troopers, the army created by the Empire, forces itself into the starship and takes over the ship and the crew. Darth Vader enters the scene, trying to figure out if the ship had any information he wanted. Princess Leia is able to get away from the situation, and takes the documents that Darth Vader is searching for with. Although unable to get away, she is able to send out a plea for help in droid R2-D2, who escapes with his other droid friend, C3PO. They

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    "Train yourself to let go of everything you fear to lose." This quote was said by the character Yoda from a famous movie called Star Wars. Star Wars is an American epic space franchise centered on a films series of six movies and even a television show created by George Lucas. The first film of six was created in May, 1977. The movie was described as a taking place in a galaxy "far, far away" in the distant past, Star Wars itself portrays adventures and battles between the forces of good and the

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    Luke and his droids are safeguarded by Obi-Wan Kenobi or, as Luke know him, Ben Kenobi. Obi-Wan take Luke to his home. Luke gets his dad 's light saber, as Obi-Wan review his own fellowship with Luke 's dad. Luke is informed that a Jedi named Darth Vader sold out and killed his dad. Subsequent to finding Princess Leia 's message conveyed by R2-D2, Obi-Wan endeavors to influence Luke to go with him to Alderaan. Luke declines to go until he finds that his close relative and uncle were fiercely killed

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    This contrast is crucial for the later character development in the next few films in which Darth Vader is exposed as Luke's Father. Therefore making him Luke's Shadow. Darth Vader represents using the Force for selfish or evil purposes. However, he later becomes amoral in order to be Luke and Leia's father and the Sith lord takes his place as the devil figure. As Luke learns the ways

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    responsibility of nurturing what is good and fight what is evil. In The Empire Strikes Back after the demolition of the Death Star, Darth Vader organizes his Imperial Fleet to attack and dispatch droids in the galaxy that were evil (Decker 281). Although some members of the fleet suffer in the process, Darth Vader succeeds in his mission. Based on Christianity, the role of Darth Vader aligns to that of the believer – to drive away evil while promoting what is assumed to be

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    Hope is one of the main themes in the Star Wars saga. In Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, the audience is presented with nuanced characters who feel hopeful for peace and order in the galaxy, but also have contentious moral codes on their journey to achieve peace. One of the most significant character arcs in Rogue One is exemplified by Cassian Andor. His actions within the Rebellion are steeped in the hope that they will be victorious and defeat the Empire, but in doing so he has had to do things that

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    Oftentimes, people read their favorite books or watch popular movies and they are completely oblivious to the origin of the theme(s). In fact, a collection of recent movies, books and paintings include themes dating back to mid-19th century. Indeed, the 19th century transcendentalists inspired many of today’s influential artists. For instance, mainstream movies like the “Star Wars” saga, best selling books such as the Hunger Games series, and distinguished artwork like Dispersion all suggest transcendentalist

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    Star Wars Hero's Journey

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    a mission to rescue the beautiful Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader. Now I am going to

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    Star Wars Analysis

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    In this essay analysis I will be looking at the Japanese influence on the Star Wars saga, looking at the similarities between certain films mostly made by Akira Kurosawa and a few others. I will also look at the cultural and social aspects of the time leading up to, and after the creation of Star Wars as well as the cultural and social impacts of the Star Wars saga. I personally find this topic very interesting due to some of the stark similarities between some of Akira Kurosawa’s work and George

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    yourself be destroyed as Obi wan was” the dark menacing voice of darth vader says. Luke parries and attacks Vader burning his arm with the swipe of his lightsaber. Vader screams in pain, Vader backs Luke onto the edge and with one strike his hand is gone. Luke screams in pain and backs onto the ledge “ don’t make me destroy you, join me and I will complete your training and with our combined power we will bring order to the galaxy,” Vader mocks. “I’ll never join you!” luke says. “You don’t know the power

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    Revenge Of The Sith

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    where Palpatine attempts to seduce Anakin to the dark side. Anakin then begins to see that he could alter the natural order of things and commences to thinking selfishly which is the code of the Sith. Palpatine tells the tale of his former master Darth Plagueis by elaborating to the claims that he could save those from death. This coincides with Anakin’s thoughts and begins to sway him more and more towards the dark side of the

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    being a farmer on a backwater planet, he has a destiny which he realizes throughout the movie. In an article by Marc Snetiker, he talks about his own experiences with the film growing up. He says, “I needed Luke to win. Even more so, I needed Darth Vader to lose. Without realizing it, I learned more about ‘the good guys’ and ‘the bad guy’ – and which one I wanted to be – than any storybook or Sunday school lesson could teach” (Snetiker). He is not the only one that felt this way. For many people

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    mundane. In the beginning, lightsabers are talked about quite a few times as Obi-Wan Kenobi tries explaining them to Luke. Despite all the talk, they only use the weapon in battle once. The entire story leads up to the lightsaber fight between Darth Vader and Obi-Wan Kenobi and the viewers are left unsatisfied and in contempt after this battle. Instead the story focuses mainly on aircraft even though the lightsaber is the main hand-to-hand combat, which leaves many questions that are yet to be answered;

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    Tom Turkey Dead or Alive "Nooooo! I'm going to die! We’re all going to die eventually!” Tom the Turkey yelled one day. Earlier that day he was sitting on the windowsill and watching STAR WARS on Mr. Brown’s television through the window, he overheard Mr. and Mrs. Brown talking about Thanksgiving Dinner, and Tom was the main course! Tom almost fell off the windowsill he was sitting on. None of the other turkeys or animals took him seriously. They laughed about it and then went about their business

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    ` In May of 1977, Star Wars: A New Hope was released with overwhelmingly positive reviews and marking a new era in cinema. The writer and director of the film, George Lucas, decided to expand upon the Star Wars universe in 1999 by making Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, with a story that took place before the original film’s story. This movie was made with advanced equipment and cutting-edge CGI (for 1999), nonetheless, the movie was panned by critics and enraged an entire generation of moviegoers

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