“George Lucas has slammed the studio system. Talking with Charlie Rose on CBS This Morning, the Star Wars creator claimed that modern-day studios lack “talent” and “imagination.” ”
The problem has always been the studios. Although the beginning of the studios, the entrepreneurs who ran the studios were sort of creative guys. They would just take books and turn them into movies and do things like that. Suddenly all these corporations were coming in. They didn’t know anything about the movie business.
via George Lucas Says Studios Have No ‘Imagination’ or ‘Talent’ – Esquire.