empire strikes back

Obituary: Carrie Fisher 1960 – 2016

Actress and writer Carrie Fisher has died at the age of 60 years old. She suffered a heart attack on 23 December on a flight from London to Los Angeles before passing away four days later on 27 December. Fisher will forever be associated with the [...]

December 29, 2016

Carrie Fisher Star Wars Talent

Update: These are director Irvin Kirshner’s scribblings – doesn’t matter – it’s a well acted scene. We all know that the late Carrie Fisher was great in the Star Wars movies. However, this excerpt from the shooting [...]

December 28, 2016

Mark Hamill, STAR WARS And Mickey Mouse

I’ve recently re-watched the original Star Wars trilogy and the thing that really stands out is that Mark Hamill is a great actor. That’s something that people tend to overlook when it comes to talking about Star Wars. This is really noticeable [...]

June 7, 2014

New Writers For STAR WARS EPISODE VII; Crew Announced

Director J.J. Abrams and Lawrence Kasdan have replaced Michael Arndt as the writers of Star Wars Episode VII. Kasdan, the writer of The Empire Strikes Back, The Return of The Jedi and The Raiders of the Lost Ark (and many other non-Lucasfilm movies) [...]

October 28, 2013

The Best Scene NOT In THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK

I’ve always wanted to see the moment after Han Solo and company discover their stay in Cloud City (Bespin) is a trap. Who wouldn’t want to see Solo, Leia, Chewie, Lando, Boba Fett and Darth Vader sitting down to ‘refreshments’? Was the scene [...]

March 31, 2013