PG | | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
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.
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10 | Even though he wasn't at the director's helm this time, George Lucas has done it again.
In a film like The Empire Strikes Back, especially a few years on the heels of such a mind-bogglingly great film like ...
According to Carrie Fisher, the carbon freezing chamber set was extremely hot - consequently, Peter Mayhew's Chewbacca costume began to stink.
Echo Three to Echo Seven. Han, old buddy, do you read me?
Han Solo: Loud and clear, kid. What's up?
Luke: Well, I finished my circle. I don't pick up any life readings.
Han Solo: There isn't enough life on this ice cube to fill a space cruiser. Sensors are placed. I'm going ...
In a shot of Chewbacca, after the rebel soldiers are telling Princess Leia that "the shield doors must be closed", the shield doors can be seen moving soundlessly. In the next shot of Leia and the rebel soldiers, they aren't moving.
The stars form the backdrop for the end credits.
ITL 609,584,000 (Italy) (11 April 1997)
$290,158,751 (USA) (9 May 1997)
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