Clone Wars Set For August 15th

Lucasfilm, Warner Bros. Pictures and Turner Broadcasting have set an August 15th theatrical release date for “Star Wars: The Clone Wars” reports The ABC.

The CG-animated feature will serve as the pilot for the spinoff series which premieres on Cartoon Network starting in the Fall. The series consists of thirty minute smallscreen installments, of which at least thirty have already been produced.

The 100 minute-long feature picks up between episode II and III when Anakin Skywalker is not yet Darth Vader. International release dates for the feature and TV series are still being set.