Watch The Empire Strikes Back - 50s Style!

Posted by G-Man (39225 posts) - - Show Bio

This is pretty dang cool. This dude named Ivan Guerrero (no relation) made a trailer for what The Empire Strikes Back would have looked like in the 50s. While he did an awesome job putting this together from other existing movies, keep this in mind next time you complain about the special FX in a movie. Ivan has some other cool videos you should check out as well.

#1 Posted by TheHood (160 posts) - - Show Bio

This is really cool! Thanks for sharing.

#2 Posted by logan48227 (299 posts) - - Show Bio

This is hilarious! I could actually picture it like that if ESB were made in the 50's. 
But would that mean that Lando Calrissian would have been cast as a white man, or would he have been a white guy in blackface makeup?
#3 Posted by GT-Man (4039 posts) - - Show Bio

awwma likw  50S MOVIE
#4 Posted by Decept-O (7679 posts) - - Show Bio

I like the use of "Maria" the female android from Metropolis!  Footage of Leslie Nielsen.   Nicely done.  Pretty sweet.
#5 Posted by Krakoa (815 posts) - - Show Bio

pure awesomeness

#6 Posted by Krakoa (815 posts) - - Show Bio

his youtube page does indeed have lots of other cool videos. I saw that his name is Ivan Guerrero, any relation to you G-Man?

#7 Posted by HaHaManHV (384 posts) - - Show Bio

That is awesome. I would actually pay money to see that as a full feature, no question

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