jmh470 wrote:It is sad to watch Lucas exploit his very limited accomplishments. He releases the original versions, then the "special" versions, and then re-releases the original versions; knowing full well that obsessed Star Wars fans will pick up every new DVD release. Sad.
Lucas is a money-making genius. The revised editions are basically the cinematic version of New Coke. Now he's whipped up public demand for the theatrical versions to a frenzy, after getting folks to buy, what, 4, 5, 6 different versions of the same three films on various media. Genius