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Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back Voted Greatest Movie of All Time

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back Voted Greatest Movie of All Time

Empire Magazine takes a poll resulting in a list of the 301 greatest movies ever made, including The Godfather and The Dark Knight.

B. Alan Orange

Han Solo's Empire / Jedi Blaster Sells for $200,000

Han Solo's Empire / Jedi Blaster Sells for $200,000

The gun replaced the one used in A New Hope. The winning bidder has not stepped forward after the gun sold this past weekend.

B. Alan Orange

Watch The Original 1979 Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back Teaser Trailer

No actual footage is shown in this teaser. Is this the second step leading up to a huge Star Wars: Episode VII announcement?

Brian Gallagher

Joss Whedon Thinks the Ending of The Empire Strikes Back Is Terrible

The The Avengers director reveals that George Lucas committed a cardinal sin by not ending the sequel properly.

Brian Gallagher

Star Wars Light Saber Master Bob Anderson Passes Away at 89

The sword-fighting expert wielded the red light saber of Darth Vader in The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi.

B. Alan Orange

CONTEST: Win Star Wars: The Complete Saga on Blu-ray!

You can relive all of the action and adventure from a galaxy far, far away in high-definition with this nine-disc BD set from Fox Home Entertainment.

Brian Gallagher

Star Wars: The Complete Saga Blu-ray Deleted Scene

Harrison Ford and Carrie Fisher put their heated sexual tension on display in a clip from Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back.

Brian Gallagher

Second Star Wars: The Complete Saga Blu-ray Trailer!

Lucasfilm pulls out all the stops with rare documentaries and never-before-seen deleted footage, available September 16th.

B. Alan Orange

Star Wars Blu-ray Trailer!

This nine-disc Blu-ray set will include over 40 hours of bonus features and will be released on September 16.

Brian Gallagher

The SUNDAY FUNNIES: Yogi Bear's Alternate Ending and More Star Wars Posters

We also take a look at Paul Rudd as a 'test guest' for The Daily Show, a 'Little Tron Girl' and more.

Brian Gallagher

The Empire Strikes Back Director Irvin Kershner Passes Away at 87

No cause of death was given for the classically trained director, who also helmed Robocop 2 and Never Say Never Again.

B. Alan Orange

The SUNDAY FUNNIES: The Human Centipede Pumpkin and America's Movie Map

We also take a look Conan O'Brien's Halloween costume and how smartphones would affect/ruin classic movies.

Brian Gallagher

Star Wars Saga in 3D in Theaters 2012

Beginning with Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace, all 6 Star Wars films are slated for a 3D release.

Brian B.

The SUNDAY FUNNIES: Ving Rhames' 'Oscar Speech' and Taylor Lautner Becomes a Diva

We also take a look at Star Trek: The Next Generation's casting possibilities, M. Night Shyamalan's "Escalation" and more.

Brian Gallagher

Star Wars on Blu-ray Coming Fall 2011

George Lucas himself announced the news at Star Wars Celebration V.

Brian Gallagher

BOOS! and WHOOP-DOOS!: The Empire Strikes Back Celebrates 30 Years of Being Decent!

B. Alan looks back on one of the most seminal sci-fi experiences of the past three decades.

B. Alan Orange

L.A. Readers: The Empire Strikes Back Screening at the Arclight Hollywood with Harrison Ford Q&A!

We have all the details about this screening for charity that will feature a Q&A with the legendary actor.

Brian Gallagher

Seth MacFarlane Talks Tiger Woods on Family Guy and Much More

The creator of the hit animated series also reveals why there likely won't be any spoof DVD's of the second Star Wars trilogy.

Brian Gallagher

UPDATE: Is a New Star Wars Trilogy Coming in 3D?

According to the folks at LucasFilm, it turns out to be just a rumor.

Brian Gallagher

Watch 4 Clips from the Family Guy Star Wars Episode!

We got your first look at the hour long season premiere.

B. Alan Orange