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American Graffiti
Directed by:
George Lucas

Starring Richard Dreyfuss, Paul Le Mat, Cindy Williams, Candy Clark, Mackenzie Phillips and Wolfman Jack, "American Graffiti" is a Comedy/Drama/Romance film directed by George Lucas, released in the USA on August 01 of 1973.

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Who is the director of "American Graffiti":

American Graffiti was directed by George Lucas, an American producer, writer, director, and actor.

Before American Graffiti, George Lucas had directed THX 1138, released in 1971. Since, he directed Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope, released in 1977.

What was the release date of "American Graffiti":

American Graffiti was initially released on Wednesday, August 01, 1973, in the United States. Other films released on Wednesday, August 01, 1973 are The Boy Who Cried Werewolf (dir. Nathan Juran), Maurie (dir. Daniel Mann), and Jeremy (dir. Arthur Barron). This was forty-six (46) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, March 01, 1974 in France; Friday, August 23, 1974 in Germany; Friday, May 10, 1974 in Italy; Monday, June 03, 1974 in Spain; Thursday, April 25, 1974 in Australia and on Saturday, December 21, 1974 in Japan.

What is the casting of "American Graffiti":

At the casting of American Graffiti we find Richard Dreyfuss, previously seen in Dillinger (1973) and Hello Down There (1969); Paul Le Mat (Aloha, Bobby and Rose (1975), More American Graffiti (1979)); Cindy Williams (The Killing Kind (1973), Travels with My Aunt (1972)) [ more... ]

  • Harrison Ford and Paul Le Mat, Cindy Williams, Candy Clark, Mackenzie Phillips, Wolfman Jack, Bo Hopkins, Manuel Padilla Jr. also worked together in More American Graffiti, released in 1979.
  • Harrison Ford and Scott Beach also appeared in Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope, released in 1977.
  • Richard Dreyfuss and Scott Beach also appeared in Stand by Me, released in 1986.

What is the Storyline of "American Graffiti":

In August 1962, recent high school graduates and longtime friends Curt Henderson and Steve Bolander meet John Milner and Terry "The Toad" Fields at the local Mel's Drive-In parking lot. Despite receiving a $2,000 scholarship from the local Moose lodge, Curt is undecided if he wants to leave the next morning with Steve to go to the Northeastern United States to begin college. Steve lets Toad borrow his 1958 Chevy Impala for the evening and while he will be away at college. Steve's girlfriend Laurie, who is [...]

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