quote: They are what allow people to exert control over the Force's energy field.
quote: I just don't see why it's such a deal-breaker for people.
quote: To be "strong" in the force requires that the biological be strong. Faith is not enough...you must also have ability.
quote: If there was a payoff later on in the story, at least I could understand it. However it never came back into the storyline at all later for a big payoff. But it was haphazardly thrown in, almost like a point of exposition for the audience.
quote: Regardless of Lucas' reasons though, it was a bad idea to invent midichlorians. Heck, even episodes 5 and 6 backed away from the actual mysticist aspect of the force, maybe to "not create controversy" I dunno
quote: ...Of course there not being any real sets to speak of means everything is computer graphics, and making things dirty with computers is difficult, so that's another reason too.
quote: The ship in Prometheus was a top of the line corporate yacht type of dealie, no wonder it looks slick.
quote: That's the least of the problems with that movie