A Kid Reacts to the Big “Empire Strikes Back” Reveal

One of the biggest moments in any child’s life occurs toward the end of Empire Strikes Back, when the viewer finds out that Darth Vader is Luke’s father. Noooooooo! It’s the biggest of big reveals. One dad thoughtfully captured this moment on video while his 4 year-old son was watching the movie for the first time.

It’s priceless.

[HT: Stellar]

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Anthony Grubb

posted October 3, 2011 at 1:16 pm

The son is deeply scandalized with the notion a father could be so evil, but the daughter half-way anticipated as much, and sits there with an “I knew it…Mom was right” summation.

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posted October 3, 2011 at 12:15 pm

That is awesome. It is nice to see someone discover that for the first time. I feel like I was born with the knowledge the Vader was Luke’s father. That is the one piece of knowledge I wish I could forget just so I could learn it again!

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