Prop Talk Podcast #009 – J.W. Rinzler, Lucasfilm | Interview by The Original Prop Blog with Jason DeBord


J.W. Rinzler, special guest. This is the ninth 'Prop Talk' podcast by the Original Prop Blog.  J.W. Rinzler is an author and serves as Executive Editor at Lucasfilm Ltd.  Mr. Rinzler is described by the company as their own "Indiana Jones", having created amazingly detailed and researched works about the Star Wars and Indiana Jones film franchises, memorializing the behind … [Read more...]

“The Making of The Empire Strikes Back” Video Trailer Promotes Book to be Released October 12th


One of my all-time favorite books is The Making of Star Wars: The Definitive Story Behind the Original Film (as reviewed upon release in April 2007) by J.W. Rinzler.  Consequently, I've been very excited since I heard the news of the follow-up, The Making of the Empire Strikes Back, now slated for an October 12, 2010 release.  This week the publisher released a video trailer … [Read more...]

Book Review: The Complete Making of Indiana Jones


This is a review of The Complete Making of Indiana Jones (published May 20, 2008). This is "the" must have book for any fan of the Indiana Jones films - if you are only interested in one book on the property, this is it. This work delves into every facet that would interest readers, including the origins of the films, interviews of all the key principals, "making of" … [Read more...]