- Han Solo was supposed to die in Return of the Jedi
- George Lucas was supposed to direct Apocalypse Now
- Star Wars was never supposed to be multiple movies
There's plenty more reason to read the article, especially if you're a Star Wars fan. And I'll leave you with this quote...
“I took a master class with Billy Wilder once and he said that in the first act of a story you put your character up in a tree and the second act you set the tree on fire and then in the third you get him down,” Kurtz said. “ ‘Empire’ was the tree on fire. The first movie was like a comic book, a fantasy, but ‘Empire’ felt darker and more compelling. It’s the one, for me, where everything went right. And it was my goodbye to a big part of my life.”