Daily Archives: May 16, 2012

‘Star Wars: Attack of the Clones’ released 10 years ago today (2002)

Video: 'Star Wars: Attack of the Clones' trailer

(Thursday, May 16, 2002)Star Wars: Attack of the Clones, the fifth film to be released in the Star Wars saga and the second in terms of internal chronology, opened today in several countries, including the U.S.

Directed by George Lucas, the film stars Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman, Hayden Christensen, Ian McDiarmid, Samuel L. Jackson, Christopher Lee, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker and Frank Oz.