General Grievous uses his latest weapon, the Malevolence, to destroy Plo Koon's fleet. Stuck in an escape pod with three clone troopers, Koon fends off more battle droids while Anakin and Ahsoka mount a rescue mission.
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This is the first in-universe chronological appearance of Admiral Wulff Yularen, who would later appear as an officer in the Imperial board room scene in A New Hope (1977). See more
Doing what the Jedi Council says, that's one thing. How we go about doing it, that's another. That's what I'm trying to teach you, my young Padawan.
The Director's Cut adds the following scenes and slightly extends some others: . Some dialogue between Anakin and Ahsoka is extended. . Grievous laughs and looks at Dooku. . A sequence with Obi-Wan is added after Ahsoka and Anakin leave and before their arrival at the Abregado system. . The Twilight passes the wreckage before Anakin prepares Ahsoka to find Plo Koon. . Ahsoka says someone seems to be longing for them before Obi-Wan calls them back. . Obi-Wan has a line about it being a rescue mission before telling Anakin his orders are different. . Plo Koon talks to the clones in front of the rescue capsule. . After a conversation between Anakin and Ahsoka, R2-D2 projects the expanse of ruins and the Twilight. . A droid wonders where Plo Koon suddenly came from. . The pilot of the droid ship tells the others to take cover. . Additional shot of Boost and Sinker shooting at the droids. Boost also complains that he has no clear line of fire. See more