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List of George Lucas Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Follow That Bird (1985)
8
4
Follow That Bird
G
8
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Ken Kwapis
Genres:
Family, Music, Comedy, Adventure
Star Cast:
John Candy, Chevy Chase, Frank Oz, Caroll Spinney, Jim Henson
2. Bald: The Making of 'THX 1138' (1971)
6
4
Bald: The Making of 'THX 1138'
6
4

In the documentary, Lucas and producer Francis Ford Coppola discuss director’s vision for the film and his thoughts about the science fiction genre. Apart from the discussion, the documentary also features recordings of actors preparing for their roles in THX 1138 by removing their hair, which was essential for the film. 

As:
Cast, Director
Role:
Himself
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Documentary, Short
Star Cast:
Francis Ford Coppola, Robert Duvall, Walter Murch, Claudette Bessing, Irene Cagen
3. Beverly Hills Cop III (1994)
17
14
Beverly Hills Cop III
R
17
14

This action comedy film revolves around Alex Foley, who while investigating a car theft ring, comes across the same men who shot his boss, and are now running a counterfeit money ring in an amusement park. 

As:
Cast
Director:
John Landis
Genres:
Comedy, Thriller, Action, Crime
Star Cast:
Eddie Murphy, Alan Young, Jon Tenney, Joey Travolta, Eugene Collier
4. Carrie Fisher: The Hollywood Family (1995)
3
4
Carrie Fisher: The Hollywood Family
3
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Star Cast:
Debbie Reynolds, Carrie Fisher, Eddie Fisher, Todd Fisher, Penny Marshall

Director

Star Wars (1977)
48
8
Star Wars
PG
48
8

Captured by the diabolical Darth Vader, resistance leader Princess Leia sends two droids, R2-D2 and C-3PO, with the blueprint of planet-destroying Death Star to Jedi master Obi-Wan Kenobi. He trains simple moisture farmer Luke Skywalker, who teams up with smuggler Han Solo, his first mate Chewbacca, and the two robots, and embarks on an epic rebel mission.

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)
28
9
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
PG-13
28
9

Anakin Skywalker, now a Jedi Knight disillusioned with the crumbling order, is encouraged by Chancellor Palpatine to use the dark side to kill Count Dooku while rescuing the former with Obi-Wan Kenobi. When he gets visions of his pregnant wife Padmé Amidala dying in childbirth, Palpatine again lures him to the dark side, promising him powers to prevent death.

As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer, uncredited
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Fantasy
American Graffiti (1973)
10
4
American Graffiti
PG
10
4

A group of recent high school graduates spend the last evening of 1962 summer vacation cruising along their small Californian town, before their grown-up lives begin. As a mysterious DJ’s rock-n-roll tunes set the background, and a series of crazy encounters get the fun rolling, four friends contemplate their relationships, their futures, and come to the decisions that may change their lives. 

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Ron Howard, Richard Dreyfuss, Cindy Williams, Harrison Ford, Paul Le Mat, Charles Martin Smith
Star Wars: Resurgence (2014)
7
3
Star Wars: Resurgence
7
3
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Fantasy, Action, Adventure, Short
Star Wars: In WW2 (2015)
7
3
Star Wars: In WW2
7
3
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Action, Short
THX 1138 (1971)
8
4
THX 1138
GP
8
4

THX 1138 is a sci-fi action drama film, which takes us to a futuristic society of the 25th century, where sex is outlawed, and people are given designations instead of names.  The film revolves around a few individuals who rebel against this rigidly-controlled society. 

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi, Drama
Star Cast:
Donald Pleasence, Robert Duvall, Don Pedro Colley, Maggie McOmie, Ian Wolfe
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
21
11
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones
PG
21
11

The second movie in Star Wars prequel trilogy has the former queen of Naboo, Padmé Amidala serving as the Senator in the Galactic Republic. When there is an assassination attempt on her, Obi-Wan Kenobi sets out to investigate the matter and discovers a massive army of clones. Meanwhile, Anakin Skywalker, while protecting Padme Amidala, falls in love with her.

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)
23
12
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
PG
23
12

Two Jedi Knights sent to end a blockade organised by the evil Trade Federation find themselves in trouble and escape after rescuing Queen Amidala. Later, they meet Anakin Skywalker, a slave boy with strong natural powers of the Force. They now have to find a solution to trade blockade and also deal with the mysterious return of the Sith.

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure
Filmmaker (1968)
6
3
Filmmaker
6
3

This documentary short film shows us behind-the-scenes footage from the making of the 1969 film ‘The Rain People’.

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Short, Documentary
Star Cast:
Francis Ford Coppola, Tom Aldredge, Nathan Boxer, Bill Butler, Leon Ericksen
Electronic Labyrinth THX 1138 4EB (1967)
6
4
Electronic Labyrinth THX 1138 4EB
6
4
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Short, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Dan Nachtsheim, Joy Carmichael, David Munson, Marvin Bennett, Ralph Stell
Bald: The Making of 'THX 1138' (1971)
6
4
Bald: The Making of 'THX 1138'
6
4

In the documentary, Lucas and producer Francis Ford Coppola discuss director’s vision for the film and his thoughts about the science fiction genre. Apart from the discussion, the documentary also features recordings of actors preparing for their roles in THX 1138 by removing their hair, which was essential for the film. 

As:
Cast, Director
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Documentary, Short
Star Cast:
Francis Ford Coppola, Robert Duvall, Walter Murch, Claudette Bessing, Irene Cagen
Look at Life (1965)
5
4
Look at Life
5
4

Look at Life is a one-minute short film, created by George Lucas, while he was a film student. The film is a montage of various iconic photographs, which mostly focuses commonly on themes from the youth culture of the era.

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Short
The Emperor (1967)
5
4
The Emperor
5
4

The Emperor is a documentary short film about the popularity and background of a disc jockey named Bob Hudson aka The Emperor, who bases his shows on an idea that radio is a fantasy.

As:
Cast, Director, Writer, uncredited
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Short, Documentary
Star Cast:
Bob Hudson,
Herbie (1966)
5
4
Herbie
5
4

Made by George Lucas and Paul Golding as part of their USC film school course, this short film is a graphical depiction of reflected lights flashed from traffic at night and set to a piece of jazz music. It has neither a storyline nor any actor.  

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
George Lucas, Paul Golding
Genres:
Short
Beyond the Dune Sea (2015)
4
4
Beyond the Dune Sea
4
4
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Action, Short
Freiheit (1966)
4
4
Freiheit
4
4

This short film follows a student’s attempt to escape to freedom across the Berlin border from East to West Germany. However, he unfortunately fails and ends up getting shot in the chest, which results in him getting mortally wounded. 

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Randal Kleiser
1:42.08 (1966)
4
4
1:42.08
4
4

This short documentary film depicts a race car driver who attempts to qualify for a race. He manages to finish the lap in a minute and 42.08 seconds.  

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Sport, Documentary, Short
6-18-67 (1967)
4
4
6-18-67
4
4

A documentary by George Lucas that gives an insight into the making of the film 'MacKenna's Gold.'

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Short, Documentary
Anyone Lived in a Pretty How Town (1967)
4
4
Anyone Lived in a Pretty How Town
4
4

This film tells the story of the lives of various people in a town. It also revolves around a couple who is ignored, and eventually a photographer decides to take pictures of them.

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
George Lucas, e.e. cummings, Paul Golding
Genres:
Short
The Making of 'The Rain People' (1969)
0
0
The Making of 'The Rain People'
0
0
As:
Producer, Director
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Documentary

Animation Movies

Star Wars: Clone Wars
15
4
Star Wars: Clone Wars
TV-Y7
15
4
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Genndy Tartakovsky
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Animation, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Corey Burton, André Sogliuzzo, Mat Lucas, James Arnold Taylor, Grey DeLisle, Tom Kane
The Land Before Time (1988)
29
10
The Land Before Time
G
29
10

When young orphaned Brontosaurus Littlefoot is left to fend for himself, he sets out of find the fabled Great Valley, where, according to his mother’s last words, he’ll find friendly dinosaurs. As he meets young Cera, Spike, Ducky and Petrie, they continue their quest together. When they face petrifying challenges and ferocious predators, the friends learn to survive by helping each other.  

As:
Producer
Director:
Don Bluth
Genres:
Family, Animation, Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Diana Ross, Judith Barsi, Pat Hingle, Gabriel Damon, Helen Shaver, Bill Erwin
Lego Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Out (2012)
7
3
Lego Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Out
TV-G
7
3
As:
Writer
Director:
Guy Vasilovich
Genres:
Family, Short, Sci-Fi, Comedy, Action, Animation
Star Cast:
Brian Blessed, Ahmed Best, Anthony Daniels, Kenneth Colley, Julian Glover, Lloyd Floyd
Lego Star Wars: The Padawan Menace (2011)
7
3
Lego Star Wars: The Padawan Menace
7
3
As:
Writer
Director:
David Scott
Genres:
Short, Sci-Fi, Family, Fantasy, Animation
Star Cast:
Anthony Daniels, Nika Futterman, Phil LaMarr, Tom Kane, Katie Leigh
Lego Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Brick (2008)
7
3
Lego Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Brick
7
3
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Michael Pratt, Keith Malone, Thomas Sebastian Fenger, Ole Holm Christensen, Peder Pedersen
Genres:
Comedy, Animation, Short, Adventure
Twice Upon a Time (1983)
7
3
Twice Upon a Time
PG
7
3
As:
Producer
Director:
John Korty, Charles Swenson
Genres:
Fantasy, Animation, Family, Comedy, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Lorenzo Music, Judith Kahan, Marshall Efron, James Cranna, Julie Payne
Tales from the Endor Woods (2004)
5
3
Tales from the Endor Woods
5
3
As:
Writer
Genres:
Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Cree Summer, Alex Lindsay
Ewoks
5
4
Ewoks
TV-G
5
4
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Raymond Jafelice, Dale Schott
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Adventure, Animation, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Jim Henshaw, Lesleh Donaldson, Cree Summer
The Haunted Village (1997)
5
3
The Haunted Village
5
3
As:
Writer
Genres:
Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Cree Summer
Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008)
17
12
Star Wars: The Clone Wars
PG
17
12

Set in the first year of the Clone Wars, the film shows Jedi knights successfully fighting off the Separatist droid army. But the problem starts when the son of a crime lord is kidnapped and unless the boy is rescued there is a chance that he will side with the Separatists. So to prevent it, Jedi knight Anakin and his Padawan Ahsoka are sent on a rescue mission. 

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Dave Filoni
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Animation, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Matt Lanter, Samuel L. Jackson, Corey Burton, Christopher Lee, Ashley Eckstein, James Arnold Taylor, Dee Bradley Baker
Star Wars: Droids
5
4
Star Wars: Droids
5
4
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Ken Stephenson
Genres:
Adventure, Sci-Fi, Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Anthony Daniels, Graeme Campbell, Dan Hennessey, Lesleh Donaldson, Don Francks
The Pirates and the Prince (1997)
5
3
The Pirates and the Prince
5
3
As:
Writer
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Animation
Star Cast:
Michel LeFebvre, Gordon Masten, Cree Summer, Anthony Daniels, Don Francks
Strange Magic (2015)
7
5
Strange Magic
PG
7
5

Fairy Princess Marianne is about to be married to her fiance Roland, but she witnesses him kiss another fairy on the day of their wedding. Therefore, she vows that she will never fall in love again. However, in order to win back Marianne, Roland tries to procure the love potion.

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Gary Rydstrom
Genres:
Musical, Romance, Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Animation
Treasure of the Hidden Planet (2004)
4
3
Treasure of the Hidden Planet
4
3
As:
Writer
Genres:
Animation, Family, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Star Cast:
Alex Lindsay

TV Shows

Raiders of the Lost Ark: The Adaptation (1989)
11
3
Raiders of the Lost Ark: The Adaptation
11
3
As:
Writer
Director:
Eric Zala
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Thriller
Star Cast:
Chris Strompolos, Angela Rodriguez, Eric Zala, Ted Ross, Alan Stenum
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed (2013)
8
2
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed
8
2
As:
Writer
Director:
Shaun Robertson
Genres:
Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Joe Duffy, Carolyn Kelly, George Nicholson-Sibley, Alex Beston, Thomas Alexander Williams
The Nina Foch Course for Filmmakers and Actors (2010)
8
2
The Nina Foch Course for Filmmakers and Actors
8
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Randal Kleiser
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Nina Foch, Dan Algierz, Josh Allen, Zoe Allen-Pohle, Richard Amberg
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones Documentaries
8
3
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones Documentaries
8
3
As:
Producer
Genres:
Documentary, History
Star Cast:
Danny Shorago, H.W. Brands, David Silbey
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: The Phantom Train of Doom (1999)
9
3
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: The Phantom Train of Doom
9
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Peter MacDonald
Genres:
War, Adventure
Star Cast:
Sean Patrick Flanery, Ronny Coutteure, Lynsey Baxter, Tom Bell, Ronald Fraser
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Winds of Change (2003)
8
3
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Winds of Change
8
3
As:
Producer
Director:
David Hare, Michael Shultz
Genres:
Adventure, History
Star Cast:
Sean Patrick Flanery, Lloyd Owen, Cyril Cusack, Anna Massey, Michael Maloney
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Demons of Deception (1999)
8
3
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Demons of Deception
8
3
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
René Manzor, Nicolas Roeg
Genres:
Adventure, History, Family
Star Cast:
Ian McDiarmid, Sean Patrick Flanery, Ronny Coutteure, Domiziana Giordano, Kenneth Haigh
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Love's Sweet Song (2000)
8
3
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Love's Sweet Song
8
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Gillies MacKinnon, Carl Schultz
Genres:
History
Star Cast:
Elizabeth Hurley, Sean Patrick Flanery, Ronny Coutteure, John Lynch, Shane Connaughton
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Trenches of Hell (2002)
9
3
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Trenches of Hell
9
3
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Simon Wincer
Genres:
Adventure, War, History
Star Cast:
Sean Patrick Flanery, Ronny Coutteure, Jason Flemyng, Richard Ridings, Simon Hepworth
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Oganga, the Giver and Taker of Life (1999)
8
3
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Oganga, the Giver and Taker of Life
8
3
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Simon Wincer
Genres:
Adventure, War
Star Cast:
Sean Patrick Flanery, Ronny Coutteure, Bryan Pringle, Michel Duchaussoy, Isaach De Bankolé
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Daredevils of the Desert (1999)
8
4
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Daredevils of the Desert
8
4
As:
Producer
Director:
Simon Wincer
Genres:
War, Adventure
Star Cast:
Douglas Henshall, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Sean Patrick Flanery, Julian Firth, Cameron Daddo
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Tales of Innocence (1999)
7
3
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Tales of Innocence
7
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Bille August, Michael Schultz
Genres:
Adventure, Romance
Star Cast:
Sean Patrick Flanery, Clare Higgins, Veronica Logan, Jay Underwood, Pernilla August
Wow! (1990)
6
3
Wow!
6
3
As:
Producer
Genres:
Adventure, Short
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Adventures in the Secret Service (1999)
8
4
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Adventures in the Secret Service
8
4
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Vic Armstrong, Simon Wincer
Genres:
Adventure
Star Cast:
Christopher Lee, Sean Patrick Flanery, Benedict Taylor, Matthew Wait, Patrick Ryecart
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Spring Break Adventure (1999)
8
4
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Spring Break Adventure
8
4
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Joe Johnston, Carl Schultz
Genres:
Adventure, Action, History, War
Star Cast:
Francesco Quinn, Sean Patrick Flanery, Lloyd Owen, Ronny Coutteure, Robyn Lively
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Journey of Radiance (1999)
7
3
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Journey of Radiance
7
3
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Deepa Mehta, Gavin Millar
Genres:
History, Adventure, Family
Star Cast:
Corey Carrier, Margaret Tyzack, Ruth de Sosa, Lloyd Owen, John Wood
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Espionage Escapades (2003)
7
3
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Espionage Escapades
7
3
As:
Producer
Director:
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
Sean Patrick Flanery, Tim McInnerny, Amanda Ooms, Timothy Spall, Kenneth Cranham
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Masks of Evil (1999)
7
4
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Masks of Evil
7
4
As:
Producer
Director:
Dick Maas, Mike Newell
Genres:
Horror, Adventure
Star Cast:
Sean Patrick Flanery, Katherine Butler, Keith Szarabajka, Peter Firth, Bob Peck
The Empire Strikes Back Uncut: Director's Cut (2014)
6
3
The Empire Strikes Back Uncut: Director's Cut
6
3
As:
Writer
Director:
Casey Pugh
Genres:
Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Matt Aberle, Nick Allen, Sarah Allen, Laura Balestreri, Luke Balmer
If Star Wars Wasn't Serious
6
3
If Star Wars Wasn't Serious
TV-14
6
3
As:
Writer
Genres:
Comedy, Action
Star Cast:
Ryan Joseph Anderson
Return of the Ewok (1982)
6
4
Return of the Ewok
6
4
As:
Writer
Director:
David Tomblin
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Frank Oz, Warwick Davis, Jeremy Bulloch, Patricia Carr, Anthony Daniels, Ashley Davis
Make It Happen (1991)
4
3
Make It Happen
4
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Rissi
Genres:
Family, Short
Star Cast:
David L. Wolper, Laura Ziskin, Jeanne Rosenberg, Sheldon Kahn
Indiana Jed (1992)
3
3
Indiana Jed
3
3
As:
Writer
Director:
Michael Linn
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jed Weyland, Marc Linn, Hethe Henrickson, Matt Richards, Suzanne Looyenga

Special Appearance/Cameo

Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)
16
5
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
PG-13
16
5

Anakin Skywalker, now a Jedi Knight disillusioned with the crumbling order, is encouraged by Chancellor Palpatine to use the dark side to kill Count Dooku while rescuing the former with Obi-Wan Kenobi. When he gets visions of his pregnant wife Padmé Amidala dying in childbirth, Palpatine again lures him to the dark side, promising him powers to prevent death.

As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer, uncredited
Role:
Baron Papanoida (uncredited)
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Fantasy
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
12
4
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
PG
12
4

The second movie in the Indiana Jones film series is set in 1935 British India. Indiana Jones and his associates arrive in the village of Mayapore and are requested by the residents to find a mystical stone and their missing children. Their investigation leads them to an underground temple and a secret cult practicing black magic and human sacrifice. 

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer, uncredited
Role:
Missionary (uncredited)
Director:
Genres:
Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Dan Aykroyd, Steven Spielberg, Harrison Ford, Kate Capshaw, Jonathan Ke Quan
Men in Black (1997)
13
5
Men in Black
PG-13
13
5

Agent K recruits an NYPD officer, codenamed Agent J, into the super-secretive government agency, Men in Black, which polices aliens secretly living amongst humans and safeguards earth from extraterrestrial threats. Upon investigating a crash-landing, the duo uncover a vicious plot by an intergalactic terrorist Bug to steal a powerful jewel that houses an entire galaxy.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Role:
Alien on TV Monitor (uncredited)
Director:
Barry Sonnenfeld
Genres:
Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Comedy
Hook (1991)
8
4
Hook
PG
8
4

Peter Pan has grown up and forgotten all about his childhood. He is now Peter Banning, a successful and workaholic lawyer who lives with his wife and two children. When Captain Hook, his arch-enemy, kidnaps his children, Peter returns to Neverland to save them. The journey brings back his memories and transforms him.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Role:
Man Kissing on Bridge (uncredited)
Director:
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Comedy, Family
The Emperor (1967)
4
3
The Emperor
4
3

The Emperor is a documentary short film about the popularity and background of a disc jockey named Bob Hudson aka The Emperor, who bases his shows on an idea that radio is a fantasy.

As:
Cast, Director, Writer, uncredited
Role:
Army Captain (uncredited)
Director:
George Lucas
Genres:
Short, Documentary
Star Cast:
Bob Hudson,