Wrote foreword for "My Magic Carpet of Films: A Personal Journey in the Motion Picture Industry, 1916-2000" by Michael D. Moore
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With film, if you get a million people to see your movie on the first weekend, you've made about $5 million. That basically will not end up on the top-10 chart. You have to get 10 million people on the first weekend. And if you don't do it in two days, you're basically out of the theaters and into the DVD market. There's just an ecology there. If you're a mouse, don't expect to kill a lion, ...
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.
Frequently tells his actors the line "faster, with more intensity".