Consider it a promise, or even a threat: Kevin Smith has finished his Clerks III script. “IT IS ACCOMPLISHED! First draft of CLERKS III is 137 pages,” he Tweeted today. “Plays like the EMPIRE STRIKES BACK of the Clerks trilogy.” Back in February he mulled turning the project into a book or online series. When Smith first announced he was writing the second sequel to the film that started his indie career he proclaimed, “Clerks III will be the best film I’ll ever make”.