With modern software like Adobe After Effects, anyone can have a light saber! These hi-tech weapons could have drastically affected the plots of your favorite sword fighting films.

Jaimie Lanister vs Eddard Stark

Just saw this yesterday, and I can't imagine why it took so long for someone to put light sabers in the hands of the characters in Game of Thrones.
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The Chatty Duelists

Inigo Montoya tries to get the best of Westley in The Princess Bride.
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Jedi of the Caribbean

Arrr, even pirates like to swash their buckles with light sabers!
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Monty Python & The Holy Lightsaber

The added audio really makes this something special!
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Lord of the Rings

I'll overlook the "light sabers as arrows," but the blasters were a nice touch. The real fun starts at about 2:30 into the video.
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Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon

The traditions of an ancient land, in a galaxy far, far away.
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Blade

I wonder what the canon says about killing vampires with a light saber?
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300

With light sabers, they might have been able to defend Sparta forever!
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