June 14, 2024 4:01 pm

George Lucas Reveals Why He Did Not Want His Name Associated with R-Rated '80s Movie
George Lucas Reveals Why He Did Not Want His Name Associated with R-Rated '80s Movie

George Lucas Reveals Why He Did Not Want His Name Associated with R-Rated ’80s Movie

George Lucas is often seen as the Star Wars guy by many, but the visionary filmmaker has acted as producer on many other movies outside his space opera. However, you will not find his name on one steamy 80s thriller as it was not on brand with his family-friendly label and he did not want to overshadow director Lawrence Kasdan. That movie was 1981s Body Heat.

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​George Lucas did not want his name to be associated with one movie he worked on in case it tarnished his family-friendly image. Read More