Consistently Corny

From Rolling Stone's 1977 interview with George Lucas:

One interesting thing about the music -- which is sort of like the movie itself -- is that I really expected to get devastated in terms of people saying, "Oh, my God, what a stupid, old-fashioned thing and how corny can you get?" I am amazed that people just said, "Gee, that's fine." I really expected to get trounced very badly about the whole thing. And Johnny did too, a little bit. A lot of the lines in the movie are sort of . . . I wince every time I hear them.


And then later, "
Not only a slightly corny dialogue here and a very simplistic, sort of corny plot... Some of Mark Hamill's lines are pretty corny." Well, at least he's consistent.
 

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