A frustrating series of missed opportunities and hokey sci-fi gibberish; the passage of more than forty years hasn’t softened the view.
"The Empire Strikes Back" is a true classic. It has scope and grandeur. It has heroics and tragedy. It can make us laugh and cry. It can make us get up and cheer. It can shock us to the very core of our beings.
Indulge me for a moment as I time travel back to ...
U.S. Release Date: 1981-06-19
MPAA Rating: "PG" (Violence)
Director: Richard Lester
Cast: Gene Hackman, E.G. Marshall, Clifton James, Susannah York, Valerie Perrine, Jackie Cooper, Ned Beatty, Jack O'Halloran, Sarah Douglas, Margot Kidder, Terence Stamp, Christopher Reeve, Marc McClure
According to the original plan, Superman II was ...