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Gentle George | George | George L. | Lucas
5' 6" (1.68 m)
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I wanted to make abstract films that are emotional, and I still do.
Used the UFA film Metropolis
(1927) as guidelines for some of his Star Wars characters - the "robotic man" for "C-3PO" and the "robot's creator" as "Anakin Skywalker". Both the creator and Anakin lost a hand. The "robotic man's creator" loses his hand while building the robot.
Letters/numbers THX-1138 (name of his first "real" movie) appears in many films: The licence plate number on Milner's deuce coupe in American Graffiti
(1973) was THX 138. A battle droid who captures Jar Jar Binks and the Gungans has the number 1138 written on his back. In Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
(1977), Luke Skywalker said (with reference to Chewbacca) "Prisoner transfer from cell ...