He has a great understanding of films and business since he has been doing it for many decades now.
Of the three, Lucas made the most fundamental changes in film making and the way business was done. Brian Jay Jones takes you through a childhood where comics supplied the excitement missing in his family and school life.
In his teens it was cars and motors. After a borderline academic career, going to USC was an accidental beginning. While the studio executives may have been hoping for the next Fred Alistair, Lucas knew the value of the new content.
He used half of the budget to license music a concept new to film at the time hired unknowns executives were still sold on the idea that stars carried films and gave away percentages for services.
This a biography of a career more than of a person. You get a glimpse of the professional ups and downs of Lucas, Spielberg and Coppola and the interplay of fans, critics and studio executives.
You learn how the scripts were written, sets made, actors not coached and technology developed. You feel the time and money pressures, the long days and the unexpected such as weather disasters in Tunisia and Norway.
All the significant people here are men with a two exceptions.
Marsha Lucas must have been indispensable film editor. Her grasp of character and story, in the examples given, seem to be beyond those of her husband.
I am now vindicated in that some of the crew feel the same way, and regarding some scenes, Lucas does too. The book is packed with information.In this online-only companion to Jim Windolf’s February cover others in Lucas’s TV series The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles, which ran from how much he dislikes writing scripts.
George Walton Lucas, Jr. (born May 14, ) is an American film director, producer, and screenwriter best known for his creation of the Star Wars and the Indiana Jones franchises. He is considered one of Hollywood's most venerated directors and producers.
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