This was the formal weapon of a Jedi Knight. Not as clumsy or random as a knife. More skill than simple sight was required for its use. An elegant weapon. It was a symbol as well. Anyone can use electric or manual knives—but to use a lightsaber well was a mark of someone a cut above the ordinary.
The latest video in the Action Movie Kid series has young James Hashimoto helping his father (Daniel Hashimoto) prepare Thanksgiving dinner by carving a juicy and plump turkey with a Star Wars' lightsaber.
Check it out in the video below.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens opens in U.S. theaters on December 18.