Publisher: McFarland (March 4, 2016)
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George Lucas spoke concerning the didactic function of cinema and approximately his personal paintings being offered in the course of the "moral megaphone" of the movie undefined. a substantial physique of scholarship at the six-part big name Wars sequence argues (unconvincingly) that the franchise promoted neo-conservatism in American tradition from the overdue Nineteen Seventies onward. yet there's a lot in Lucas' grand area opera to signify whatever extra ideologically advanced is occurring. This publication demanding situations the view of the saga as an unambiguously violent textual content exemplifying reactionary politics, and discusses the movies' id politics with reference to race and gender.