Joss Whedon Takes on 'Empire Strikes Back,' 'Twilight'

Make no mistake: It’s not that Joss Whedon doesn’t like The Empire Strikes Back. When recently asked a question about doing a sequel to one of his own works, he cited the fan-favorite entry in the Star Wars saga along with The Godfather Part II as sequels that got it right. But The Avengers writer-director does have an issue with Empire‘s ending – or its lack of one, to be exact.

“Empire committed the cardinal sin of not actually ending,” Whedon noted during his 10-page deep-dive interview with Entertainment Weekly in this week’s issue. “Which at the time I was appalled by and I still think it was a terrible idea.”

To which your EW interviewer blurted: “You think Empire had a bad ending?”

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RetrospectRealm3029d ago

That was one of the things that made Episode V so great. It took that chance and delivered upon it.

alycakes3029d ago

I love this man and he always thinks so much like I do about so many things. Total faith in him when it comes to his projects too.

tristanwerbe3028d ago

One name batman not afleck batman though