From ‘The AP Party’: George Lucas’ Unfortunate Comments Reflect Deeper Concern Over Who Actually Owns ‘Star Wars’


After George Lucas made his infamous comments about Disney in an interview with Charlie Rose, I wrote a post for The AP Party diving deeper into his comments, the interview and found a deeper concern behind Lucas’ comments.

During an interview with Charlie Rose which aired over the Christmas holiday, George Lucas likened the sale of Lucasfilm and the Star Wars franchise to Disney to selling his property to “white slavers.” You probably heard or read about that.

But while everyone seems to be focusing on what Lucas has since called an “inappropriate analogy,” the more interesting aspect of those remarks was the last part of the quote where Lucas says corporations like Disney “takes these things, and…” before stopping himself, likely before he said something he didn’t want to say. Read More…