As you go through history, I didn't think it was going to get quite this close. So it's just one of those recurring things… I hope this doesn't come true in our country. Maybe the film will waken people to the situation.
CBS4Boston.com, "Star Wars Raises Questions On U.S. Policy"
[In ancient Rome,] why did the senate after killing Caesar turn around and give the government to his nephew? Why did France after they got rid of the king and that whole system turn around and give it to Napoleon? It's the same thing with Germany and Hitler.George Lucas
Being in Washington is more fictional than being in Hollywood.George Lucas
Don't avoid the cliches - they are cliches because they work!George Lucas
Art is the retelling of certain themes in a new light, making them accessible to the public of the moment.George Lucas
The Johnson film wasn't terrible. I just didn't agree with the politics. I'm not a fan of big government and propaganda films are distasteful.George Lucas
No film ever ends up exactly as you would like it to, but with minor exceptions, THX came out pretty much as I had visualized it, thanks to some excellent assistance – and a whole lot of luck.George Lucas