Breaking Down the Duels – Revenge of the Sith

You could confidently argue that this moment in Revenge of the Sith is in the top three moments of all shown in the 9 film saga. As Darth Vader battles Obi-Wan Kenobi on Mustafar, the fate of the Jedi is changed forever as a desperate but resolute Kenobi stands firm against an increasingly erratic Vader.

In this episode of IGN’s ongoing video series Star Wars: Breaking Down the Duels, we hear from those who worked on the iconic battle between Ewan McGregor’s Obi-Wan Kenobi and Hayden Christensen’s Anakin Skywalker. Visual effects supervisor John Knoll and stunt coordinator/fight choreographer Nick Gillard offer insight and trivia on how this epic clash on Mustafar was created, including a wild story about how the memorable “I’ve got the high ground!” moment came to be.