#TBT: “Empire Strikes Back” – 1980

At that time it was “Episode II” to most of us, but today it is known as “Episode V.” On May 21, 1980, “The Empire Strikes Back” hit theaters with much anticipation. Over 3 decades later, The Star Wars franchise continues to wow audiences, especially with the much anticipated “Episode VII : The Force Awakens” hitting theaters this winter. Here’s the (less than spectacular by today’s standards) official trailer from 1980.