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JesusIsGonnaOwnSatan 05-17-2013 10:22 AM

How Steven Spielberg Made Millions from Star Wars
This is probably common knowledge to your average SW trivia buff, but it's still pretty awesome.


Originally Posted by IGN
It's a pretty well-known bit of Star Wars trivia that George Lucas had serious problems with assembling the first cut of A New Hope.


Apparently, Lucas was so depressed at one point that he took a vacation to visit his friend Steven Spielberg, who was working on Close Encounters of the Third Kind at the time.

According to Celebrity Networth, Spielberg revealed that, while on set, Lucas made a bet with him regarding Star Wars -- a bet that has continued to pay off handsomely for Spielberg ever since.
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Taak Farst 05-17-2013 10:10 PM

Guess the joke was on Lucas. The jammy sod.

Kudos to him keeping to it, though.

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