The Empire Strikes Back

Crowdfunding Friday: The Art Of Ralph McQuarrie

Ryan Lambie Feature Jul 4, 2014

A Kickstarter campaign aims to fund a book devoted to Ralph McQuarrie, the artist who first brought the Star Wars universe to life...

15 horrifying incidental things from the original Star Wars trilogy

Ryan Lambie Odd List Jun 24, 2014

Torture, flesh-eating bears, burnt aunts and uncles - just a few of the horrifying incidental moments in the original Star Wars trilogy...

The original trailer for The Empire Strikes Back re-released

Simon Brew Trailer Oct 17, 2013

Now here's something quite lovely: LucasFilm has re-released the original trailer for The Empire Strikes Back...

Robert Watts on producing Star Wars, Indiana Jones and more

Ryan Lambie Interview Oct 8, 2013

We talk to producer Robert Watts about his remarkable career in movies, which includes the Star Wars trilogy, Roger Rabbit and more...

In memoriam: makeup artist Stuart Freeborn

Ryan Lambie News Feb 6, 2013

We're sad to learn that British makeup artist Stuart Freeborn, whose work included Star Wars and 2001, has passed away at the age of 98.

10 genuinely unsettling screen kisses

Simon Brew Ryan Lambie Top 10 Jul 19, 2012

Be they creepy, sinister or just unconvincing, here are ten examples of big screen lip-locking that remain rather uncomfortable to watch…