Are an American film producer, screenwriter, director and founder/chairman of Lucasfilm Ltd. He is best known for being the creator of the space opera franchise Star Wars and the archaeologist-adventurer character Indiana Jones.
George Walton Lucas, Jr. (born May 14, 1944) is an American film producer, screenwriter, director and founder/chairman of Lucasfilm Ltd. He is best knownfor being the creator of the space opera franchise Star Wars and the archaeologist-adventurer character Indiana Jones. Today, Lucas is one of the American film industry's most financially successful independent directors/producers, with an estimated net worth of $3 billion as of 2010.
George Lucas is a filmmaker with a film career dominated by writing and production. Aside from the nine shortfilms he made in the 1960s, he also directed six major features. His work from 1971 and 1977 as a writer-director, which established him as a major figure in Hollywood, consists of just three films: THX 1138, American Graffiti, Star Wars. There was a 22-year hiatus between Star Wars Episode IV and his only other feature-film directing credits, the three Star Wars prequels.
Lucas acted as a writerand executive producer on another successful Hollywood film franchise, the Indiana Jones series. In addition, his decision to establish his own effects company to make the original Star Wars film has produced enormous benefits ; the award-winning Industrial Light and Magic (ILM) is acknowledged one of the world leaders in the field and has created groundbreaking film special effects.
Is anAmerican epic space opera conceived by George Lucas. First film Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope was originally released on May 25, 1977, by 20th Century Fox, and became a worldwide pop culture phenomenon and its influence has been recognized by numerous filmmakers. The film's success gave wings to Lucas to finance two sequels that completed the so-called "original trilogy".Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi, released at three-year intervals with new actors. Sixteen years later came to the cinemas Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace, the first film of a new trilogy focusing on the years prior to the previous.Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones and Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith, released again at intervals of three years, completed a new trilogy.
The film Star Wars saga began with the film Star Wars a New Hope released on May 25, 1977. The movie was followed by two sequels: Star Wars the Empire Strikes Back premiered on May 21, 1980, and Star Wars Return of the Jedi,released on May 25, 1983. More than two decades after the premiere of the original tape, the Star Wars universe continued with a trilogy of prequels conformed by Star Wars The Phantom Menace released on 19 May 1999, Attack of the Clones released May 16, 2002, and finally Revenge of the Sith released on 19 May 2005. Three yearslater Lucasfilm produced Star Wars: The Clone Wars, an animated and tape released in cinemas, whose plot is chronologically situated between episodes II and III.
the plot in the Star Wars films is situated in a very distant galaxy, where for centuries there has been a confrontation between the Jedi, who advocate for order and justice in the Galactic Republic, and the Sith, a sect ofbeings who use the dark side of the force in his attempt to seize the Galactic domain.
The Phantom Menace Related the war of Naboo and the events focus on the training of young Anakin Skywalker, who is discovered by the Jedi Qui-Gon Jinn in the planet Tatooine .Qui- Gon thinks that Anakin is the chosen, who according to the Jedi prophecy would bring balance to the Force. But the Jedi Council...