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Star Wars sources and analogues - Wikipedia

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Star Wars – the Sci-Fi saga and cultural touchstone – is acknowledged to have been inspired ... George Lucas has said that chivalry, knighthood, paladinism and related institutions in fe...

Star Wars Origins: How did George Lucas create Star Wars?

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Where did George Lucas get the ideas for Star Wars? What were his inspirations ? How did he combine them into one of the most powerful stories ever told?

BBC - Culture - The film Star Wars stole from

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Jan 4, 2016 ... George Lucas has acknowledged that Akira Kurosawa's The ... did, and tell the story from their point of view, which in the Star Wars case is the ...

George Lucas on how Star Trek helped Star Wars | Den of Geek

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In Conversation with George Lucas (Pt3) - STAR WARS Episode I : The Phantom Menace 3D ... How Did George Lucas Win A Women In Film Award. 14/06/13.

10 films that influenced Star Wars - The Telegraph

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Dec 14, 2015 ... Is Chewbacca the Cowardly Lion? And where did Leia's hair appear first? Tim Robey on the films that inspired George Lucas's space saga ...

How Star Wars Borrowed From Akira Kurosawa's Great Samurai ...

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May 28, 2014 ... And ask George Lucas who was so greatly influenced by Japanese master Akira Kurosawa that he lifted large chunks of his Hidden Fortress for ...

The Star Wars George Lucas Doesn't Want You To See - The Atlantic

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Aug 27, 2014 ... In fact, it's actually impossible to buy an official copy of Star Wars as it ... the original movies—so did his desire to see the film in its earliest state. ... For his part, George Lucas doesn't really care what Harmy and his cohort want.

Why George Lucas Didn't Love Disney's Star Wars 7 Idea ...

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Back when Lucasfilm was first purchased by Disney and the new trilogy was first announced, it sounded like the idea was to use ideas that George Lucas ...

Star Wars is a pastiche: How George Lucas combined Flash Gordon ...

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Dec 13, 2015 ... Star Wars may feature spaceships and aliens, but (pushes glasses ... ... How George Lucas spliced together Westerns, jidaigeki, space adventure .... producers like Universal's Ned Tanen to sit up and say, “Who the hell did this?” ..... as Tarantino has copied lines essentially verbatim—and Lucas even hired ...

Things Star Wars ripped off from other movies - Looper

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George Lucas' original plan in the 1970s was not to make Star Wars; it was to make Flash Gordon. However, when he wasn't able to license Gordon, ...