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Lu·cas

 (lo͞o′kəs), George Born 1944.
American director, producer, and screenwriter best known as a pioneer of special effects, especially in the six-part Star Wars (1977-2005) series of films.

Lucas

(ˈluːkəs)
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(Biography) George. born 1944, US film director, producer, and writer of screenplays. Films include American Graffiti (1973) and Star Wars (1977) and its prequels The Phantom Menace (1999), Attack of the Clones (2002), and Revenge of the Sith (2005)
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Noun1.Lucas - United States screenwriter and filmmaker (born in 1944)
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There are only those three capable of playing so bold a game--there are Oberstein, La Rothiere, and Eduardo Lucas.
Lucas is an unmarried man, thirty-four years of age, and his establishment consists of Mrs.
It was easier, therefore, for Lucas than for the others to establish a connection or receive a message from the European Secretary's household--a small thing, and yet where events are compressed into a few hours it may prove essential.
The one called Lucas was a mild and meek-looking little gentleman of clerical aspect; he had been an itinerant evangelist, it transpired, and had seen the light and become a prophet of the new dispensation.
Comrade" Lucas was not what is called an educated man; he knew only the Bible, but it was the Bible interpreted by real experience.
I am not defending the Vatican," exclaimed Lucas, vehemently.
I know it well,'' said Nathan; ``but wottest thou that Lucas de Beaumanoir, the chief of their Order, and whom they term Grand Master, is now himself at Templestowe?
It is well known unto me,'' said Isaac; ``the Gentiles deliver this Lucas Beaumanoir as a man zealous to slaying for every point of the Nazarene law; and our brethren have termed him a fierce destroyer of the Saracens, and a cruel tyrant to the Children of the Promise.
Solomon Lucas, the Jew in the High Street, has thousands of fancy- dresses.
Solomon Lucas did) to have been the regular, authentic, everyday costume of a troubadour, from the earliest ages down to the time of their final disappearance from the face of the earth.
Sir William and Lady Lucas are determined to go, merely on that account, for in general, you know, they visit no newcomers.
Fra Luca, the man of affairs to Maximilian,[*] the present emperor, speaking of his majesty, said: He consulted with no one, yet never got his own way in anything.