Document / International premiere

The People vs George Lucas

  • Alexandre O Philippe /
  • UK, USA /
  • 2010 /
  • 93 mins

Documentary / English, French

They gave him their love, their money and their obsessive online parodies. He gave them ... the prequels.

No franchise has been loved like Star Wars. For a wide-eyed generation, Star Wars was storytelling; was spectacle; was cinema. And as this riotous documentary details, the fans’ devotion was by no means passive: it was expressed through costumed conventions, LEGO® re-enactments, comedy tributes and countless other unlicensed spinoffs. But every faith must be tested. And so they came: the re-edits, the new chapters, and Jar-Jar Binks...

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  • #1 Kevin Matthews / Friday 25 June, 2010 / 17:45 GMT

    http://flickfeast.co.uk/reviews/film-reviews/people-george-lucas-2010/

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