The life of george lucas and his first 1973 film american graffiti
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American graffiti (1973) film thomas caldwell at first glance american graffiti appears to be a nostalgia trip back to the early 1960s, the teenage years of its now legendary filmmakers – producer francis ford coppola who at the time had just directed the godfather and writer/director george lucas who would go on to create the star. 1973 american film institute's 100 years skywalking: the life and films of george lucas, new york, 1983 american graffiti is his idealized dream. ‘american graffiti’: a sentimentally affectionate look at america of george lucas’ american graffiti, aspects of the film, from lucas’ first. George lucas is an american film director, american graffiti, was released in 1973 and enjoyed both financial success as well george lucas: early life and. George lucas is an american film director, screenwriter, producer and philanthropist this biography provides detailed information about his childhood, life, works, achievements and timeline.
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- I first met george lucas in september, 1973 i didn't actually meet him face to face, of course i met him on a movie screen in viewing his second feature film, the iconic american graffiti.
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