The People vs. George Lucas

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Mon, May 3rd, 2010 16:00 by capnasty NEWS

George Lucas enraptured a generation and created a modern mythology with the first three Star Wars movies, then pissed all over everything with those fucking prequels. Alexandre Philippe's pleasant but entirely superficial documentary examines the fanboy sense of betrayal through interviews with comedians, parodists, YouTube complainers and the occasional academic, juxtaposed with clips of Lucas discussing his artistic vision and excerpts from the thousands of Star Wars tributes and parodies that litter the Internet.

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