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George Lucas in Love (1999)

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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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Joe Nussbaum
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Martin Hynes ... George
Lisa Jakub ... Marion
Jason Peck ... Benji
Jeff Wiens ... Aaron
David Young IV ... Chuck
Timothy Dowling ... Hal
John Rafter Lee ... Ranter
Ben Livingston ... Tall Guy (as Benjamin Livingston)
Jeff Statzer ... Short Guy
Patrick Kerr ... Professor
Michael E. Lopez Michael E. Lopez ... Jeb (as Garen Michaels)
Amy Claire ... Sexy Girl
Marilyn McIntyre ... Mother
Jeremy Jones ... Student with Duck
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Storyline

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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Short | Comedy | Romance

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Goofs

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 »

Quotes

Professor: No. Search not. Inspiration will you not find. It will find you.
George: Could you talk forward?
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References 1:42.08 (1966) See more »

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A great creative work
4 August 2002 | by shahradSee all my reviews

Who could think that the story of creation of a galaxy can be told within 8 minutes in such a pleasant way? What a creative work. Everything about this short movie is creative: The music is great(a mixture of Star Wars and Shakespear in Love), editing and above all, the inspiration. If you are a movie lover don't miss this one.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 October 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

George Lucas in Love: 15th Anniversary Edition See more »

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