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(Some Guy)   J.W. Rinzler, who wrote the "Making Of" books on Indiana Jones and Star Wars, dies of pancreatic cancer at age 58   ( divider line
    More: Sad, Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Jonathan Rinzler, Bestseller, Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi, Star Wars, 20th Century Fox, Jedi  
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2021-08-04 3:46:36 PM  
Related sorta, but different guy: VERY well done documentaries on the making of each of the original Star Wars movies, Raiders of the Lost Ark, and Jaws. They're all excellent and quite long/detailed.

Star Wars Begins

Building Empire

Returning To Jedi

Raiding The Lost Ark

Inside Jaws

You'll have to re-fang the links. Fark wouldn't let me submit them otherwise.
2021-08-04 4:02:33 PM  
My guess is Disney stopped paying him for books sales a while ago.
2021-08-04 4:21:52 PM  
Awww, that's a tough one. Dude was part of the inner circle at Lucasfilm. Loved his interview with the Rebel Force Radio guys almost a year ago.
2021-08-04 4:27:13 PM  
Fark cancer.
2021-08-04 5:04:58 PM  
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RIP, Chancellor Martok
2021-08-05 1:21:04 PM  
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