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The Empire Strikes Back

1980-05-20 | Adventure / Action
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The epic saga continues as Luke Skywalker, in hopes of defeating the evil Galactic Empire, learns the ways of the Jedi from aging master Yoda. But Darth Vader is more determined than ever to capture Luke. Meanwhile, rebel leader Princess Leia, cocky Han Solo, Chewbacca, and droids C-3PO and R2-D2 are thrown into various stages of capture, betrayal and despair.
Director: Irvin Kershner
Stars: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford

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8.7
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16 wins 29 nominations
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The Empire Strikes Back FAQ

The release date of The Empire Strikes Back is May 20, 1980.
The casts of The Empire Strikes Back are Mark Hamill starring as Luke Skywalker, Harrison Ford starring as Han Solo, Carrie Fisher starring as Princess Leia, Billy Dee Williams starring as Lando Calrissian, Anthony Daniels starring as C-3PO, David Prowse starring as Darth Vader.
On July 30, 2021, there were 5305 public reaction to The Empire Strikes Back including more refined, top-ranking, more layered, cliff-hanger ending, most exhilarating.
The Empire Strikes Back won 1981 Academy Awards, USA, 1981 BAFTA Awards, 2010 Jules Verne Awards, 2010 National Film Preservation Board, USA, 2001 GoldSpirit Awards, 1999 Online Film & Television Association, 1982 Guinness World Record Award, 1981 Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA, 1981 Golden Screen, Germany, 1981 Grammy Awards and 2 others.
On July 30, 2021, the IMDB rating of The Empire Strikes Back is 8.7/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 94/100, Metacritic rating is 82/100, TMDB rating is 8.0/10.
The sequels of The Empire Strikes Back are Star Wars, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace, Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones, Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.
The production budget of The Empire Strikes Back was 18,000,000 USD.
The director of The Empire Strikes Back is Irvin Kershner.
The revenue of The Empire Strikes Back was 538,400,000 USD.
The full version of The Empire Strikes Back is provided by Disney Plus , Amazon Video , YouTube , Google Play Movies , Apple iTunes , Vudu , Microsoft Store , DIRECTV , AMC on Demand , TNT
The genre of The Empire Strikes Back is Adventure,Action,Science Fiction.
The certification of The Empire Strikes Back is PG.
The runtime of The Empire Strikes Back is 124 minutes.