PG | | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
After a daring mission to rescue Han Solo from Jabba the Hutt, the rebels dispatch to Endor to destroy a more powerful Death Star. Meanwhile, Luke struggles to help Vader back from the dark side without falling into the Emperor's trap.
According to Anthony Daniels, it only took him less than 10 minutes to put on the C-3PO outfit, unlike the last two films where it took him two hours.
Command station, this is ST321, code clearance blue. We're starting our approach; deactivate the security shield.
(at around 1h 50 mins) You can see Luke and Vader's shadows, but you can also see the shadows of their lightsaber blades, even though the blades give off light and shouldn't have shadows.
This is the only Star Wars film in which Denis Lawson's first name is spelled correctly in the credits.
$16,293,531 (USA) (16 March 1997)
$309,125,409 (USA) (8 June 1997)
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Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones
Star Wars: The Force Awakens
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Raiders of the Lost Ark
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
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