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Retro Rewind: ‘The Empire Strikes Back’ enhances saga

May 15, 2020 by Brett LaBore

Every once in a while, you get a sequel that is just as good, if not better, than the original. It’s not an easy task in Hollywood. “The Empire Strikes Back” proved to be one of those movies.

“The Empire Strikes Back” came out May 21, 1980 and features Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams, Peter Mayhew, Kenny Baker, Frank Oz, Anthony Daniels, David Prowse, Jeremy Bulloch and the voice of James Earl Jones.

It was directed by Irvin Kershner and written by...

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