Wrote foreword for "My Magic Carpet of Films: A Personal Journey in the Motion Picture Industry, 1916-2000" by Michael D. Moore
8 Print Biographies |
7 Portrayals |
22 Interviews |
28 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
5 Magazine Cover Photos |
Gentle George | George | George L. | Lucas
5' 6" (1.68 m)
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[on why he waited so long to do the Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
(1977) prequels] Jurassic Park
(1993) inspired me. I didn't have to use rubber masks. I could build digital characters that can act and perform and walk around and interact with actors. I can use digital sets. I can paint reality. In essence, it means that cinema has gone from being a photographic medium to a painterly one.
George Lucas' company Lucasfilm tried to sue the producer's of the film Star Ballz
(2001) for copyright and trademark infringement, but the federal judge refused saying that the public would likely not get Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
His stories often feature older, more experienced characters educating younger ones.