Would the success of 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' forever ruin George Lucas' reputation?

December 3, 2014 1:36 PM

12 0

None of George Lucas' filmmaker friends thought he should make "Star Wars."

"They said, 'George you should be making more of an artistic statement,'" Lucas told The New Yorker in 1997. "People said I should have made 'Apocalypse Now' ... and not 'Star Wars.' They said I should be doing movies like 'Taxi Driver.'"

Read more

To category page