Wrote foreword for "Christopher Lee: The Authorized Screen History".
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Gentle George | George | George L. | Lucas
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Did You Know?
I took over control of the merchandising not because I thought it was going to make me rich, but because I wanted to control it. I wanted to make a stand for social, safety, and quality reasons. I didn't want someone using the name "Star Wars" on a piece of junk.
During pre-production of Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
(1980), George created a phony working title - not for fan purposes, but to save money. Vendors and service providers, upon getting wind of the next Star Wars picture, were doubling their prices.
Stunning visual effects sequences, provided by Lucas's own special effects company, ILM (Industrial Light & Magic).