I have thought of many ways in which Attack of the Clones mirrors The Empire Strikes Back. I decided I would share them.
Obi Wan Kenobi hangs from the bottom of the Kamino platform, almost falling.
Luke hangs from the bottom of Bespin on the weather vane, almost falling.
Kenobi hides from Slave One on the back of an asteroid.
Solo hides on the back of a Star Destroyer.
Anakin kisses Padme and she becomes unsure about the kiss.
Han kisses Leia and she walks away after C-3PO shows up (unsure).
Anakin has nightmares about his mother's fate.
Luke has a "bad vision" about his friends fate.
Anakin is told to stay on Tatooine but leaves anyway.
Luke is told to stay on Dagobah but leaves anyway.
Anakin leaves Tatooine to help his friend Kenobi.
Luke leaves Dagobah to help his friends Leia, Chewie, and Han.
Anakin gets his right arm cut off.
Luke gets his right hand cut off.
Anakin faces a more powerful sith Dooku.
Luke faces a more powerful sith Vader.
Kenobi is captured on Geonosis...later Padme and Anakin are captured.
Han, Leia and Chewie are captured on Bespin.
An "old friend" Dooku betrays Kenobi.
An "old friend" Lando betrays Han.
Anakin and Padme later profess their love for each other after the first kiss.
Han and Leia later profess their love for each other after the first kiss.
R2-D2 pulls C-3P0's head behind him.
R2-D2 pulls C-3PO's parts behind him.
R2-D2 welds C-3PO's head back on.
R2-D2 welds C-3PO back together.
AOTC ends with Anakin, Padme, C3PO, and R2-D2.
ESB ends with Luke, Leia, C3PO, and R2-D2.