Irvin kershner, who directed the star wars sequel the empire strikes back and the james bond film never say never again, has died at age 87. His credits include films like instant dads and carnage and deception, a killers perfect murder. Harrison ford, as han solo, and director irvin kershner in the. Framed signed original watercolor cecy turner curl. The making of the empire strikes back by jw rinzler ballantine books, 2010 351 pages nonfiction. Paul kanter jefferson starship 2051 3rd street san francisco, ca 94107. Autographed and memorabilia cards follow the titles and numberings of the the full subsets, but may only span a part of the full subset. The empire strikes back notebook wookieepedia fandom.
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