Myth Over Matter: How George Lucas Reached for the Stars

Boston Phoenix | May 12, 2005
"A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away" -- from Star Wars’s opening moment, George Lucas made it clear he wasn’t interested in making ordinary movies. No Casablanca for him; no Citizen Kane or The Searchers or L’avventura or Persona.

Boston Phoenix

The Boston Phoenix was founded in 1966 as an arts and entertainment newspaper for the 18-40 year old market. Today, with editions in Rhode Island and Portland, Maine, the Phoenix has a distribution of 220,000 and more than 600,000 readers...
More »
Contact for Reprint Rights
  • Market Served: Metropolitan Area
  • Address: 126 Brookline Ave., Boston, MA 02215
  • Phone: (617) 536-5390