Sunday, December 13, 2015

"It Has In Some Cases Blotted Out the Source Material on Which Lucas Drew"

"To answer those questions, we'll need to imagine our way back to a galaxy, far, far away, when George Lucas was an artsy film student and budding bricoleur. By retracing the steps of his hero's journey, from a farm town to blowing up the Death Star, we can unlearn what we have learned and see anew the power of Star Wars."

Forrest Wickman in Slate calls Star Wars "a Postmodern Masterpiece."

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