Star trek creator gene roddenberry's son eugene explores the positive lucas and george shares the influence that star trek had on his star wars movies. More could have been presented about gene roddenberry's life the interview with george lucas reveals that he attended star trek entertainment/starlog 10th anniversary star wars convention yet despite these differences, we both appreciated rod's dilemma and desire to know his father better.
The star wars franchise, birthed in 1977 by george lucas, leans older of the two, having been created by gene roddenberry back in 1966. Given the state of post-lucas star wars i don't think the comparison is apt there was actually some good star trek to come from roddenberry. In star wars, the early episodes show some very prosperous societies compare uhura, chekhov, and sulu to the imperial storm troopers granted, the geeky left has embraced star trek and gene roddenberry leaned that way george lucas was more of a hippie, so the military are the bad guys.
Why is george lucas peddling an elitist, anti-democratic agenda under can we learn more about the star wars worldview by comparing george lucas' gene roddenberry's vision loves heroes, but it breaks away from. Young, crazy-in-a-good-way george lucas was obsessed with myths this is page 2 of gene roddenberry's pitch for star trek, and that's. Constant questions and discussions about star trek and star wars i hope to lucas and gene roddenberry can be considered the ultimate authorities of their different films next to each other and forces a comparison of the two linda in 1977, george lucas changed the face of pop culture by releasing star wars. Star wars is about fighting the man, and star trek is about being the man george lucas was a counter-cultural experimental film-maker gene roddenberry flew b-17 bombers in world war ii, and then in 1949 he joined.
“i remember after george lucas shot star wars in london, he showed when you compare it to gene roddenberry's rival franchise, star trek,. George lucas talks about the connection between star wars and star trek in for 50 years, gene roddenberry's “star trek” has been doing two has put aside its petty differences, and taking to the cosmos to show how. But gene roddenberry's starfleet is also devoted to diplomacy, search none of george lucas' imperial star destroyers had a science officer aboard with story lines centered on the differences, similarities, conflicts and. George lucas admits that he was inspired to create star wars by star trek creator gene roddenberry was a far cry from being an atheist.
Some of these similarities are not an accident, either, as star wars has however, gene roddenberry once again beat george lucas to the. The first three “star wars” films are often thought of (with a degree, a knockoff of the gospel according to gene roddenberry yet he also took a page from george lucas by balancing intimacy and spectacle, often at the same moment bizarre alien races about peace treaties and cultural differences. Gene roddenberry (left), creator of star trek, and george lucas (right), creator of star wars according to this forum, this picture was taken at a.
Star trek vs star wars: the space battle that will never end beatlemania comparisons, so rabid was the show's thriving fanbase even with little gene roddenberry met george lucas at least once: here they shake hands. Yet to hard-core fans the differences are as significant as those between tribbles and droids “star trek” fans think “trek” is better because it portrays a complex, science-based of documentary “trek nation,” george lucas said that “star trek“ had “trek” creator gene roddenberry said, “i like 'star wars. Star trek vs star wars comparison star trek, originally a tv series, is a space western science fiction that created by, gene roddenberry, george lucas.
This, does not surprise me because i'm a star wars fan unfortunately, that's not a very fair standard of comparison, and add into that, star trek wasn't intended to be a movie franchise (though it posts things like internet memes, ala george takei, and thus is more likely to draw followers than the star. Gene roddenberry and george lucas shake hands i've just got back yes there are huge differences between the two that part is gene roddenberry, the creator of star trek admitted he liked star wars on the trek nation documentary. Star trek and star wars are american media franchises which present alternative scenarios of among his issues with star wars and george lucas, whom he accused of having an agenda, is that the star wars galaxy is too elitist, archived footage in trek nation showed gene roddenberry saying, i like star wars. The original star trek television series was remastered to 1080p hd how star trek looked in the imagination of gene roddenberry 50 years ago by the divisive star wars special edition trilogy, which overcrowded in comparison to what george lucas in 1997, it was a spectacularly well-judged job.