Wrote preface for book "George Lucas's Blockbusting," edited by Alex Ben Block and Lucy Autrey Wilson. New York: George Lucas Books/It Books/HarperCollins, ISBN 978-0-06-177889-6.
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Did You Know?
A special effect is a tool, a means of telling a story. A special effect without a story is a pretty boring thing.
He made what was at the time an unusual deal for the film, Raiders of the Lost Ark
(1981). Paramount financed the film's entire $20 million budget. In exchange, Lucas would own over 40% of the film and collect almost half of the profits after the studio a grossed a certain amount. It turned out to be a very lucrative deal for Lucas. Paramount executive Michael Eisner
said that he felt the script ...
According to Lucas, one of the themes in all of his films is man's relationship to machines and technology - either controlling them, or being controlled by them.