What was wrong with the Star Wars prequels?

Lucasfilm, Ltd. The Star Wars prequels are bad. They’re stilted and strange, with bland stories that get stuck in first gear, performances that can’t escape director George Lucas’s apparent desire to create an emotionless universe, and gratuitous visual effects that at times seem to be the movies’ main reason to exist.

Originally Answered: Why are the new Star Wars sequels so much better than the prequels? The new trilogy LOOKS much better than the prequels – because they have been designed to look like the original trilogy, so feel far more familiar and less cartoonish.

Subsequently, question is, what went wrong with Star Wars? Rushed production, a lack of planning, bizarre narrative choices and the injection of contemporary social and political themes into George Lucas’ “galaxy far, far away” have all been blamed for fan backlash and falling ticket sales.

Subsequently, one may also ask, why did George Lucas make the prequels?

In June of 1994 George Lucas announces ‘Star Wars’ prequel. His stated reason for getting back into it was that CGI had improved enough that he thought he could use it in the new movies. He’s stated that he already had a story formulated, he just needed to write a script.

Are the Star Wars prequels worth watching?

Yeah, they’re worth watching if you enjoyed the originals, if only to complete the circle. Attack of the Clones is probably only worth watching once though. Each of the prequels has good moments, and it’s good to know what happened in them since they are in the same canon as the movies that will be coming out.

Which Star Wars prequel is the best?

But let’s dive in. The Last Jedi. The Force Awakens. Return of the Jedi. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Solo: A Star Wars Story. The Phantom Menace. Revenge of the Sith. Attack of the Clones.

Are the Star Wars sequels worse than prequels?

But the sequel trilogy divided fans more than ever After all, Star Wars had already suffered significant blows with the prequel trilogy. This might have been what some fans claimed they wanted after The Force Awakens. But The Last Jedi wound up reopening old wounds from the prequel era and deepening them tenfold.

Did Disney ruin Star Wars?

Disney did not ruin Star Wars. If you feel that Star Wars is ruined because you don’t like one or two movies then guess what, the problem is with you and not Disney. A few bad movies will not kill a franchise this massive. Star Wars has a history of being uneven.

Why did the last Jedi fail?

When it comes to the characters of The Last Jedi, this is an issue which is systemic to every single major plot thread in the movie. At no point do the main characters of the film ever fail DESPITE their best efforts. Their failures always stem from incompetence, happenstance, or plot dictation.

Who are Rey’s parents?

While Rey’s parents were nobodies, they weren’t filthy junk traders who sold her off for drinking money. Her father was the son of Emperor Palpatine, and while her parents technically abandoned her on Jakku, it was to protect her from her evil grandfather.

Which is worse Phantom Menace or Attack of the Clones?

Clones really, truly is significantly worse than Menace, and here’s why: It’s shot on a prototype digital camera, the cinematography is poor, much worse than TPM, and nearly every frame is loaded with bad CGI. The camera work is generally lazy and unprofessional. The CGI has aged horribly.

Which trilogy of Star Wars is better?

Originally Answered: What is better, the Star Wars original trilogy or the prequels? A little bit of both. Storywise, the prequels are better.

Will Clone Wars be on Disney+?

Star Wars: The Clone Wars Returns on Disney+ February 21 One of the most critically-acclaimed entries in the Star Wars saga will return for its epic conclusion with 12 all-new episodes on Disney+ beginning February 21.

How did Padme die?

Originally Answered: Why did Padme die? Short answer: Because of Palpatine. Long answer: Padme’s death was caused in part by Anakin force choking her and her broken heart. Long answer: Padme’s death was caused in part by Anakin force choking her and her broken heart.

How old was Anakin when he became Vader?

most likely 22

Why did George Lucas sell Star Wars?

George Lucas sold Lucasfilm to Disney because they offered him 4 billion dollars for it. Lucas himself said that was too much to turn down. So Disney purchased his company along with the film rights to Star Wars and Indiana Jones. Disney wanted to broaden its base.

Why did Lucas wait so long?

So he began to work on telling the prequel story. If you look into Lucas’s original ideas for the saga, you’ll see that he was never able to show the level of detail he wanted to in the original trilogy. Instead, Lucas waited until the technology could enable him to tell the story he wanted to tell.

Will Disney remake the prequels?

Which is why Disney should remake the Star Wars prequels. Rather, the company should wait until after Rian Johnson’s trilogy, meaning that the first remake could come out in 2027, or even 2029, which will be the thirtieth anniversary of The Phantom Menace. (Yes—it’s already eighteen years old.

Why didn’t they make Star Wars in order?

Because George Lucas wasn’t setting out to make Star Wars. Originally Star Wars was just one movie. He already has the story of the whole trilogy, but he thought that it will be too long so he only made 1/3 of the story into the movie. There was no episode in the title, only “Star Wars”.