Best Movies of Irvin Kershner

Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Aggregate Rating: 269 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 81 | Earnings: $290.16M

After the rebels are overpowered by the Empire on their newly established base, Luke Skywalker begins Jedi training with Master Yoda. His friends accept shelter from a questionable ally as Darth Vader hunts them in a plan to capture Luke.


Never Say Never Again (1983)

Aggregate Rating: 137 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 68 | Earnings: $55.50M

A SPECTRE agent has stolen two American nuclear warheads, and James Bond must find their targets before they are detonated.


The Luck of Ginger Coffey (1964)

Aggregate Rating: 72 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

An out-of-work Irish immigrant in Montreal remains hopeful that his luck is about to change but his disillusioned family grow tired of his pigheadedness and instability.


The Flim-Flam Man (1967)

Aggregate Rating: 71 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Mordecai Jones is a rural con artist (a 'flim-flam man') who takes on a young army deserter; Curley as his protege, and teaches him the tricks of the trade. Sheriff Slade is in hot pursuit ...


RoboCop 2 (1990)

Aggregate Rating: 67 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $45.68M

Cyborg law enforcer RoboCop returns to protect the citizens of old Detroit but faces a deadly challenge when a rogue OCP member secretly creates a new, evil RoboCop 2.


Up the Sandbox (1972)

Aggregate Rating: 67 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A bored housewife takes refuge in a fantasy world.


The Hoodlum Priest (1961)

Aggregate Rating: 67 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Based on the life of Fr. Charles Clark, a minister to street gangs.


Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)

Aggregate Rating: 64 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A famous fashion photographer develops a disturbing ability to see through the eyes of a killer.


Loving (1970)

Aggregate Rating: 63 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Brooks Wilson is in crisis. He is torn between his wife Selma and two daughters and his mistress Grace, and also between his career as a successful illustrator and his feeling that he might...


The Return of a Man Called Horse (1976)

Aggregate Rating: 61 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

The English gentleman known as Horse, returns to the American west to save his adopted Indian tribe from extinction.


A Fine Madness (1966)

Aggregate Rating: 59 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Samson Shillitoe, mad genius of a poet irresistible to women but plagued by writer's block, agrees to see a psychiatrist... and his beautiful wife.


S*P*Y*S (1974)

Aggregate Rating: 44 | Imdb: 4 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

In 1974, flanked by such filmic monuments to paranoia and corruption as Chinatown and The Parallax View, Elliott Gould and Donald Sutherland tried to re-create the screwball nonchalance of ...