PG | | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a Wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire's world-destroying battle station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader.
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
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
Raiders of the Lost Ark
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Back to the Future
At one point when the prospects for the movie's release seemed bleakest, the idea came up that perhaps the effects could be removed from the movie and recycled into a TV show.
Did you hear that? They shut down the main reactor. We'll be destroyed for sure. This is madness.
The Jawa that stuns R2D2 puts his gun into the holster twice in subsequent shots.
To compensate for the new special edition credits inserted in versions 1997 and beyond, a longer instrumental suite plays during the credits roll, integrating various themes from throughout the film.
$35,906,661 (USA) (2 February 1997)