What’s in George Lucas’s shorts?

Short films, that is

by Willow Green |
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In 1967, before he was the king of Star Wars, a film student called George Lucas made a short film called Electronic Labyrinth - aka THX 1138:4EB. And now you can see it online, at www.atomfilms.com A nightmare vision of a future where people are known only by a four digit number, and their lives are constantly watched over by an evil 'Big Brother', Lucas remade the film as a feature in 1970 with Robert Duvall in the lead. So, if you want to work out whether George Lucas was always destined for greatness, you'd better have a look.

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