This celebrity goo was created by player Kelly Hardie.
Scott Hardie provided the source image, gooed image, category, and difficulty, wrote the clue, and wrote the explanation.

publication date: Monday, August 5, 2002 (part of Round XVII)

category: Movies

clue: He gave us lightsabers, the Force, and Indiana Jones; we gave him three billion dollars.

explanation: Lucas was famous for creating the "Star Wars" films, which included lightsabers and the Force. He also co-created the "Indiana Jones" films. Being the sole owner of the "Star Wars" films, as well as all of the merchandising rights, he was (at the time this goo went online) considered one of the wealthiest men in entertainment, with his fortune estimated to be three billion dollars. more…

solved by: Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Mike Eberhart, Dave Mitzman, Lori Lancaster, Aaron Fischer, Kelly Stokes, Edward Tegge, Andy Hubbartt, and Dan Donovan

trivia: Kelly Lee requested this goo after learning that her aunt went on a date with Lucas when they were both in college.

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