“Luke, I am your father!” — the most famous movie misquote ever?

On May 21, 1980, The Empire Strikes Back, the second film in the original Star Wars movie trilogy, had an initial release at a limited number of theaters in the US. The nationwide release came nearly a month later on June 20, 1980. Now called Star Wars: Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back since George … Read more

“Elvis has left the building.”

Even people who aren’t Elvis Presley fans know the line “Elvis has left the building.”   Credit for popularizing this famous quote goes to Al Dvorin, a Chicago bandleader and booking agent hired by Presley’s manager Colonel Tom Parker in 1957 to help organize Elvis concerts and serve as an announcer at the shows. From … Read more