The Cannes Film Festival 2005 saw the premiere for George Lucas' finale in the epic space saga, Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge Of The Sith, on May 15.
And who better to keep security arrangements in check than Darth Vader himself?
The dark lord was stationed at the entrance to welcome guests.
Day 3 at Cannes
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