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.
In the familiar theatrical one-sheet poster advertising the film, forearms assumed belong to Luke Skywalker are shown raising an ignited light-saber upward toward the starry sky. But the unidentified arms depicted are not those of Mark Hamill. Actually the ... ...
Command station, this is ST321, code clearance blue. We're starting our approach; deactivate the security shield.
During the Rancor scene, when we get a full frontal shot of the beast as Luke tries to find a way out, you can see the puppeteer's blue-clothed arm operating the Rancor on its left side (right for the viewer). It isn't that easily noticeable, since it is dark like the surroundings, but its color makes it stand out.
There are no opening credits.
$16,293,531 (USA) (16 March 1997)
$309,125,409 (USA) (8 June 1997)
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