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.
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
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
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Raiders of the Lost Ark
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
Back to the Future
It took six people to work the full-sized animatronic of Jabba the Hutt.
Command station, this is ST321, code clearance blue. We're starting our approach; deactivate the security shield.
The aerial on Boba Fett's helmet swaps sides numerous times (flipped shots).
To compensate for the longer credits, later versions of the film like the special edition and DVD release extend the piece of musical score that plays over the credits.
The 2004 DVD release of Return of the Jedi corrects the visual effects error of the image of two white phantom tie-fighters suddenly appearing, then disappearing on the hull of the Millennium Falcon as it flies by during the final battle.
$16,293,531 (USA) (16 March 1997)
$309,125,409 (USA) (8 June 1997)
See what the IMDb editors are excited to watch in November, check out our guide to horror, streaming shows, superheroes, and more.