Forgotten Filmcast Episode 152: Eyes of Laura Mars

On the new episode of the Forgotten Filmcast, Todd is joined by Vince Leo from Around the World in 80’s Movies to look at a film originally written by John Carpenter, but he has since disowned it. Join us for 1978’s Eyes of Laura Mars, directed by Irvin Kershner, director of The Empire Strikes Back!…

Up the Sandbox

When asked what my favorite film of all time is, the answer is quite simple…The Empire Strikes Back. As a kid, of course, I didn’t realize that Empire was not directed by George Lucas. He turned the reigns over to Irvin Kershner, a seasoned director but not exactly a big name. Despite being such a…

The Young Captives

When people realize that I’m a big movie fan, that often leads to the question, “What’s you’re favorite movie?”  The answer is easy, “The Empire Strikes Back.”  Though I love movies from all eras, “Empire” is one from my era.  I was nine years old when it was released and I remember going to see…