Fulfilled, the prophecy is. What prophecy could Yoda be referring to? Why, the prophecy of profit, my padawans.
Last Thursday, in a galaxy not so far away, Star Wars: Episode III -- Revenge of the Sith, distributed by News Corp.'s
Malaise at the multiplexes has been a constant theme as of late, and many media observers predicted that, like Obi-Wan Kenobi was for Princess Leia, Sith was Hollywood's only hope. I'd be willing to wager that the movie will indeed get moviegoers in the mood to spend much of the next few months in darkened screening rooms at malls across America.
Granted, as some have pointed out, it'll depend on how people click with the slate that follows Lucas's crowning achievement. Viacom's
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Star Wars: Episode III -- Revenge of the Sith is our last hope to enjoy a George Lucas blockbuster sequel. What's that, Yoda? There is another? Oh, you mean IndianaJones 4? Yeah, I'm waiting for that one, too. Note to George: Do. or do not. There is no try.
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Fool contributor Steven Mallas owns shares of Disney, General Electric, and Marvel Enterprises. He has completed the Game Boy Advance title based on Revenge of the Sith. The Fool has a disclosure policy.