PG | | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
After rescuing Han Solo from the palace of Jabba the Hutt, the rebels attempt to destroy the second Death Star, while Luke struggles to make Vader return from the dark side of the Force.
Three of Darth Vader's scenes in this film parallel scenes with Qui-Gon Jinn (Liam Neeson) in Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999). The first line in this film is one of Vader's henchmen in his shuttle asking to board the Death Star. The first lines in Episode I are of Qui-Gon and his pilot ... ...
Command station, this is ST321, code clearance blue. We're starting our approach; deactivate the security shield.
During Luke's message where he offers C3PO and R2D2 to Jabba the Hutt, when the scene switches to Jabba, then pans down to the small creature sitting in front of Jabba, the bubbles in Jabba's pipe and the smoke behind him can be seen floating down instead of up, indicating the scene was played backwards.
There are no opening credits.
$16,293,531 (USA) (14 March 1997)
$309,125,409 (USA) (6 June 1997)
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