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George Lucas in Love (1999)

1967 film student George Lucas has writer's block trying to finish his "Space Wheat" script, until a beautiful fellow student with a familiar hairstyle teaches him that the best stories are in plain sight.

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Jason Peck ...
Benji
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Aaron
David Young IV ...
Chuck
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Hal
John Rafter Lee ...
Ranter
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Tall Guy (as Benjamin Livingston)
Jeff Statzer ...
Short Guy
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Professor
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Jeb (as Garen Michaels)
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Sexy Girl
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Mother
Jeremy Jones ...
Student with Duck
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In 1967, writer's-blocked USC film student George Lucas has only three days to finish his script or he won't graduate. He ends up falling for a girl named Marian (with her hair done up in buns on the sides of her head) who encourages him to write what he knows and feels. Written by Jeff Cross <blackjac_1998@yahoo.com>

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Dozens of years ago, in a nearby galaxy...

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7 October 1999 (USA)  »

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George Lucas in Love: 15th Anniversary Edition  »

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This short implies that George Lucas got the inspiration of the Howard the Duck movie from a pet duck named Howard. This is false as Steve Gerber and Val Mayerik were the actual creators of the Howard the Duck comic. George Lucas only served as a producer for the movie adaption and had no involvement with the creation of the character. See more »

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Aaron: My script is now complete. Soon I will rule the industry, and you'll still be writing line one of whatever it's called.
George: 3XR-259.7
Aaron: Exactly.
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References Howard the Duck (1986) See more »

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Creative Film. Would have liked to see more of it.
16 April 2003 | by (Southern California) – See all my reviews

This was a great short. It was creative and funny and I especially enjoyed all the parodies of Star Wars and other works by Lucas, including Howard the Duck. Would this have worked just as a regular feature film? I'm not sure, but all 8 minutes of it is very enjoyable.


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