This video of a little kid learning who Luke Skywalker's father is will …

Star Wars fans have been a cynical lot as of late, given the rather dubious changes to the films' Blu-ray release. But this video of YouTube user BashTheMonkey's four-year-old son reacting to Darth Vader's paternity reveal should brighten your Monday morning. Unless you're George Lucas, of course — you're already… » 10/03/11 7:40am 10/03/11 7:40am

Endearingly weird 1970s Empire Strikes Back promo took you to Luke's…

In this bizarre footage from the defunct wish-granting program Jim'll Fix It, a lucky eight-year-old named Daniel scores a picnic with Luke Skywalker on Dagobah. They then watch a clip from The Empire Strikes Back and Chewbacca admits he eats little girls. » 9/06/11 5:25pm 9/06/11 5:25pm

Five Major Flaws in Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back (And How to Fix …

Few sacred cows of classic science fiction remain, largely because science-fiction fans love sacred hamburgers, but also because we are surly lot, possessed of a discerning critical eye and the highest of standards.

One such metaphorical bovine, however, has gone unsavaged by the community for nearly 30 years. That… » 11/16/08 1:00pm 11/16/08 1:00pm