George Lucas’ Role in Star Wars: Episode VII

In a recent interview with Lucas’ son Jett Lucas, a little information on George Lucas’ role in episode VII was revealed. Jett said that his father was researching and working on developing a new film well over a year before GL sold Lucasfilm to Disney. Aparently George Lucas was “Very torn on the matter” according to Jett. What remains now of Lucas’ work on episode VII according to Jett are mere “guidelines” for J.J. Abrams even though Abrams has the freedom to tweak what he needs to. Jett further added some fun info on his father’s work with Abrams: “He’s … Continue reading George Lucas’ Role in Star Wars: Episode VII

Original Plotline for the Prequels

So there is a plot hole that I am sure a lot of fans have been wondering about. I know I have, but like most stories, the drafts can change. In Return of the Jedi Leia talks with Luke about what her mother was like. In the prequels, we see that Padme died right after birthing the two twins. So what is the original story that Lucas had in mind? In this exclusive transcript we see Lucas’s original story for the prequels and Leia’s connection to her mother. On May 25, the third film in the original Star Wars trilogy, … Continue reading Original Plotline for the Prequels