This post of mine took longer than you might think to put up: it’s rather difficult to type when you’re only using two middle fingers.
Mr. Lucas appeared particularly unhappy with the direction the “Star Wars” franchise has taken since he sold the rights to it, along with Lucasfilm, his company, to Disney for $4 billion. He compared the sale to a breakup and a divorce.
The kind where one of the parties involved has to put out a restraining order… hey, I AM being measured in my response. Lucas literally called Disney ‘white slavers’ in this interview. As long as I don’t go more over-the-top than he did, I’m golden.
PS: They’re gonna make their money back on this one film, George. and then do you know what they’re gonna do? Do you, do you? They’re eventually gonna give me an Original Theatrical Release of Star Wars, because they want my money. And then that Original Theatrical Release is gonna become the standard that everybody uses. And do you know why that is? Because: