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George Lucas on Directing Star Wars
The thing about Star Wars was. It originally was one movie. It was a movie that got to be too ..... what I read I read that rather than take a higher directors' feet for Star Wars that you got 150000 dollars. And rather dig hired director's speech
The thing about Star Wars was. It originally was one movie. It was a movie that got to be too big to be one movie. I didn't have enough money to make that movie so I said well I'll take the First Act. And I will -- system and I'll make this the movie but I'm gonna finish these other two movies no matter what. This is this what I read I read that rather than take a higher directors' feet for Star Wars that you got 150000 dollars. And rather dig -- hired director's speech that you negotiated. Merchandising rights how'd that work out for
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First Look: George Lucas Discusses Star Wars
It was time magazine that said we looking at movies in our culture now depend on before Star Wars and after Star Wars . Well July yourself to feel. It's like being in the center of her game. When you're in the center. You
we -- looking at movies in our culture now depend on before Star Wars and after Star Wars . Well July yourself to feel. It's like being in the center of her game. When you're in the center. You have no
Duff Goldman Behind the Scenes
The Ace of Cakes, Duff Goldman, talks about his most memorable cake, discusses his unique Star Wars experience and gives a Rosie Show staffer some baking advice. Take notes.
How to Discover Your Life's Adventure
Joseph Campbell was a great American writer and mythologist, who wrote about what he called the hero's journey. From Homer's 'Odyssey' to Luke Skywalker's story in 'Star Wars,' he recognized a theme that applies to our own lives: We are the heroes of our own lives. Jean Houston, a friend and ...
Director George Lucas Shares His Visionary Process
Munich and I wrote that three weeks. Star Wars . Took me a couple years. Is this ..... was in college yes when I went to Star Wars obviously. Joe Camel was one of ..... book inspired an idea that we become Star Wars George his own modern myth about
you just write the story Munich and I wrote that three weeks. Star Wars . Took me a couple years. Is this after reading -- Joseph Campbell's got to like take -- in class an apology when I was in college yes when I went to -- Star Wars obviously. Joe Camel was one of the best comparative. Mythology is right that exist. And -- Campbell. -- Nineteen George Lucas came across a book that would change his life forever. He read Joseph Campbell's hero with a thousand faces about the ties between religion and miss. The book inspired an idea that we become Star Wars George his own modern myth about the forces of brooding evils said in a galaxy. Far far away. He is certainly one
Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds
proportions after an independent science fiction film called Star Wars hit theaters. As Princess Leia, Carrie became a sci-fi sex symbol. In addition to the Star Wars trilogy, Carrie has starred in some of the biggest comedies
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dressed in every possible combination of Lakers purple and gold, marched into the stadium. Women in tutus, men in Star Wars storm-trooper costumes, toddlers waving “Kobe Diem” signs. Yet despite all the zaniness, there was something inspiring
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If it has wizards, aliens, vampires or werewolves, or is set in the future, I like it. I'd be happy watching Star Wars , Indiana Jones , Harry Potter or True Blood . What is the first thing you do when you wake up? I say this: "Thanks
Oprah's Personal Photographer Shares Behind-the-Scenes Shots
house. Oprah Winfrey and George Lucas Just after climbing the stairs to Skywalker Ranch, Oprah and George Lucas share a moment. Looking up the hill, George Burns says, you get a spectacular view of the Star Wars mogul's vineyard.
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iconic, blockbuster film called Star Wars . (How trippy is that ..... was not unlike my own appearance in Star Wars . When she made that film, she was ..... I was also nineteen when I made Star Wars and appeared opposite two men. How this