Irvin Kershner has died at the age of 87 November 29, 2010 matt Movies 2 Comments Irvin Kershner Two icons in varying genres have now passed on in a day. Irvin Kershner was the director of The Empire Strikes Back, Robocop 2, and Never Say Never Again. Irvin Kershnerjames bondrobocopstar warsthe empire strikes back Please Share This Tweet Like Plus one Pin It Related Posts A Memoir — Batman: Rory’s First Kiss Now that Christopher Nolan has officially started working on his third (and final?) Batman film, The Dark Knight Rises, I wanted to share a story of one of the greatest nights of my life. Disney buys Lucasfilm: A new hope or phantom menace? Share your feels What does the future hold with Disney’s acquisition of Lucasfilm? Search your feelings as we scratch the surface of what this might mean for the Star Wars franchise. Superbowl 2011: Captain America and Thor trailers For those of you that didn’t sit glued to the television, here are both the Captain America and Thor teaser trailers. Ash The story behind Empire is pretty amazing. Its a shame that most people don’t even realize that Lucas didn’t direct Empire. madson Sadly, that’s why it was the best one.