The People vs. George Lucas Synopsis
The filmmaking and fanaticism around the famous director.
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New York Post

By Kyle Smith
An open- and-shut case, but that doesn't mean it can't also be an entertaining one.
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70

Los Angeles Times

By Gary Goldstein
You don't have to be a "Star Wars" nut to enjoy this fast-paced film, though it's sure to resonate most with those whose childhoods - and...
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60

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Nonetheless, if you're a Force completist, this is as crucial as a bootleg of 1978's "Star Wars Holiday Special." Which, by the way, was...
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60

The New York Times

By Mike Hale
Frenetic, paper-thin but entertaining documentary.
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60

Boxoffice Magazine

By Mark Keizer
Viewers will find its emotional arc obvious and familiar, although the summoning of those emotions is where the movie derives its power.
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40

Time Out New York

By David Fear
Once this cultural exploration devolves into just a forum for grating geek griping and Jar-Jar Binks hatred, however, you'll wish you could...
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40

Village Voice

It's an exhausting airing of nerd grievances, the monolithic arguments leavened only slightly by counterpoints seemingly inserted for comic...
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The People vs. George Lucas review

By Nadaryt
A hilarious must-see for all Star Wars fans....

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Rated PG | For sexual content and coarse language