I never noticed until now ...

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I never noticed until now ...

Post by JM1776 » Wed Oct 17, 2018 3:25 am

... but the scene in which Luke and Princess Leia swing across the chasm in Star Wars is taken almost directly from The 7th Voyage of Sinbad.

I'm sure someone must have made the comparison before, but ... still. I mean, the hero's even got a princess on his back in both scenes.

If you're going to steal, steal from the best! And Sinbad may well be around long after Skywalker is forgotten.
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Re: I never noticed until now ...

Post by Jpatten » Tue Oct 23, 2018 10:38 am

Lucas has pretty much admitted he stole from practically everybody when making Star wars originally. So I don't find that surprising at all.
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