In 2005, the AFI gave George Lucas a lifetime achievement award (in spite of Jar Jar). The ceremony was opened with a musical number by William “Rocket Man” Shatner:
Then Carrie Fisher (if you don’t know who she is, Google it and know that I am disappointed in you) roasted George:
Some other people such as Mark Hamill, Tom Hanks, John Williams, Steven Spielberg, and Robert Duval said nice things about him… but they are kind of boring.
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George’s neck is starting to look like Jabba the Hut.
Giveing “Easy Riders, Raging Bulls” for a very insightful and interestign looking into filmmaking in the ’70s, with a direct look at how George, Steven and Francis Ford Coppola changing the film industry during that stretch.