Star Wars on Blu-Ray; George Lucas’ Changes to Original Films Create Stir (VIDEO)

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Sept. 12 2011 1:38 PM

Star Wars on Blu-Ray; George Lucas’ Changes to Original Films Create Stir (VIDEO)

Star Wars is trending ahead of the release of the original three films on Blu-ray later this week.

Once again, fans are not happy with George Lucas. Having already made some controversial changes over the years, Lucas altered even more of the saga for this latest release—the most mocked and maligned of the edits has Vader screaming, "Nooo!" as he hurls the Emperor to his death to save son Luke Skywalker.

If you're a diehard fan of the originals, this is probably not the Blu-ray you're looking for.

Andrew Bouvé is the co-executive producer for Slate video.

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