The Clone Wars is considered the fourth consecutive bomb in the Star Wars franchise. But the prequel trilogy, for all its flaws, had many redeeming qualities.
I made my first trip to a "regular" (non-drive-in, non-IMAX) theater this weekend to see Shrek the Third. I'd seen each of the first two films only once (in English, anyway — don't ask) and was surprised at how well the second movie lived up to the standard of its predecessor. I thought the balance…