Ben Burtt not hired for ROGUE ONE or LAST JEDI, waiting for his phone to ring.
These legends. Their quotes are astronomical! You can get a dozen fresh grads who read these guy's books and attended their lectures for the same damn price.
BTW did you know I scratched the Bentley? Had to get the whole thing re covered. Damn that gold leaf is expensive.
-overheard during the incorporation of Lucasfilm
No question. Lucas gave him too much control over the mixes and editing of the Prequels and the home video releases.
That does not negate his stellar work purely in the sound effects editing arena.
That really bugged me. Did the Blu rectify it?
with Spielberg being the constant, he's gotta be right?