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>IGN: Han is fourteen in A New Hope?
>IGN: As in, he's fourteen years of age?
>Lucas: Well, he's meant to be. We cast Ford because he was in my previous movie, but Han was supposed to be this little kid who's out of his depth. He still is, in my eyes. That's how I wrote him.
>IGN: This is pretty mind-blowing for Star Wars fans.
>IGN: So Han is younger than Luke?
>Lucas: That was the way I intended it. Obviously Harrison doesn't make a convincing fourteen year old (laughs), but--
>IGN: If you had complete creative control back then, would you have cast a young actor?
>Lucas: If I had my way, I'd go back and re-shoot all Harrison's scenes with a child actor. That's unfinished business in my eyes.
What did he mean by this?