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Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back(1980)

Also Known As: Star Wars Special Edition: The Empire Strikes Back | Star Wars, Episode 5: The Empire Strikes Back | Star Wars, Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back | Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back |

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Brief Synopsis

Luke Skywalker and his loyal band team up to do battle with Empire's forces who decide to enact revenge. Luke is taught by the Jedi master Yoda to master the "Force," something he will need when he meets Darth Vader in a startling confrontation.

Cast & Crew

Irvin Kershner Director
Mark Hamill Luke Skywalker
Harrison Ford Han Solo
Carrie Fisher Princess Leia Organa
Billy Dee Williams Lando Calrissian
Anthony Daniels See Threepio (C3po)
David Prowse Lord Darth Vader
Peter Mayhew Chewbacca
Kenny Baker Artoo-Detoo (R2d2)
Alec Guinness Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi
Jeremy Bulloch Boba Fett
John Hollis Lando'S Aide
Jack Purvis Chief Ugnaught
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1980 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Distributions Co:  20th Century Fox, 20th Century Fox Distribution
Sound:  Production Co:  Lucasfilm, Ltd. .....Production Company, Industrial Light + Magic .....Production Company, Van Der Veer Photo Effects .....Production Company, Modern Film Effects .....Production Company, .....Production Company, .....Production Company, .....Production Company, .....Production Company, .....Production Company, .....Production Company, .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Goldwyn Sound Facility .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Hispano Foxfilms .....Theatrical Distributor, 20th Century Fox International .....Theatrical Distributor, Ufd .....Theatrical Distributor, Cts .....Theatrical Distributor, United International Pictures .....Theatrical Distributor, .....Theatrical Distributor, 20th Century Fox .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, .....Foreign Tv Distributor, Bskyb .....Foreign Tv Distributor, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment .....Domestic Video Distributor, .....Foreign Tv Distributor, 20th Century Fox Distribution .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)
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  • The Empire Strikes Back Original Release Version

    Jeffrey Kenison 2018-06-09

    A couple details from the original release version of this movie I think should have been left alone. For instance, in the original release, the... MORE>

  • A Benchmark for Sequels

    Joe 2017-07-20

    Few sequels in history have matched or exceeded the artistic and cinematic quality the original, especially when the first film is considered a a terrific... MORE>

  • My Favorite Star Wars Episode

    Alex Krajci 2015-09-20

    1980's Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back Is My Favorite Star Wars Episode, It's My Favorite Because It Was 34 Years Old Last Year In... MORE>