Filmmaker George Lucas referenced what literary work while drafting the script for "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope"?
- The Iliad
- The Hero with a Thousand Faces
Joseph Campbell's book "The Hero with a Thousand Faces" inspired Lucas to create the character of Luke Skywalker. The work explores a number of the themes that came to define the "Star Wars" saga, including the struggle between good and evil and the exploration of ancient supernatural forces. Source: Mental Floss
- Don Quixote