Star Wars: Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back

20th Century Fox (1980)
Adventure, Music, Anime, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Action
USA | English | Color | 2h 4min
8.8

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. Original release (not the special edition).


Cast View all

Carrie Fisher Princess Leia
Julian Glover General Veers
Frank Oz Yoda
Anthony Daniels C-3PO
Harrison Ford Han Solo
Jack Purvis Chief Ugnaught
Mark Hamill Luke Skywalker
James Earl Jones Darth Vader
James Earl Jones Darth Vader (voice)
Alec Guinness Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi
Billy Dee Williams Lando Calrissian
John Hollis Lando's Aid
Kenny Baker R2-D2
Jeremy Bulloch Boba Fett
David Prowse Darth Vader
Peter Mayhew Chewbacca

Crew View all

Director Irvin Kershner
Writer George Lucas, Lawrence Kasdan, Leigh Brackett
Producer George Lucas, Rick McCallum, Gary Kurtz, Robert Watts, Jim Bloom
Photography Peter Suschitzky
Musician John Williams

Editions

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4010232066664 Blu-ray Disc Free Nov 09, 2015
7340112723255 Blu-ray Disc Free Nov 09, 2015 Limited Edition Steelbook
024543155782 Blu-ray Disc A Nov 10, 2015
5039036074490 Blu-ray Disc A, B, C
02454315578280 Blu-ray Disc A 2015
8712626098164 Blu-ray Disc
5608652023474 Blu-ray Disc
024543155799 Blu-ray Disc
7321930216167 Blu-ray Disc
9321337166049 Blu-ray Disc
8680891132145 Blu-ray Disc
8010312117305 Blu-ray Disc
3344428061173 Blu-ray Disc
086162735257 Blu-ray Disc
02454315579950 Blu-ray Disc
024543263838 DVD 1 Sep 12, 2006 1980 & 2004 versions
022221201127 DVD 1, 4 Sep 21, 2004 Widescreen Edition
024543263883 DVD 1 Sep 12, 2006
024543384847 DVD 1 Oct 12, 2004 Limited Original Comic Book Edition
024543263845 DVD 1 Sep 12, 2006
4010232035462 DVD 1 Sep 14, 2006 Original Kinoversion Special Edition, 2 DVDs
051178006394 DVD 1 Sep 12, 2006
024543263791 DVD 1 Sep 2006
602527090771 DVD 1 Nov 17, 2009
5039036028295 DVD 2 Sep 11, 2006 Limited Edition Includes Theatrical Version
8712626023937 DVD 2 Sep 11, 2006 Limited Edition
7391772398154 DVD 2 Sep 11, 2006 2-disc Limited Edition
3344428023355 DVD 2 Sep 13, 2006 Limited Edition
2712626027764 DVD 2 Sep 22, 2004
8010312065057 DVD 2
7294276266502 DVD 2
3344421425156 DVD 2 Nov 07, 1990
3344428026882 DVD 2
3344428027551 DVD 2
9321337066950 DVD 4
9321337066981 DVD 4 Sep 11, 2006 Limited Edition Includes Theatrical Version
7890552045504 DVD 4 Sep 21, 2004
9321336066950 DVD 4 Sep 12, 2006 1980 & 2004 versions
9399608311887 DVD
086162565267 DVD
9321337122892 DVD
1010232027002 DVD
024543263890 DVD Feb 20, 2007
9788777310935 DVD Sep 13, 2006
086162339202 DVD
5600304166584 DVD
888883700329 DVD
4010232609809 DVD
8420266928429 DVD Edición limitada
02893317757458 DVD
3344428038601 DVD
0769071003593 DVD Sep 09, 2003
4988142399922 DVD
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8024543055398 DVD
689721383106 DVD
5694310026772 DVD
086162142536 VHS 1 Sep 21, 1995
086162609831 VHS Aug 26, 1997 Special Edition
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086162142505 VHS Aug 29, 1995
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086162609800 VHS Aug 26, 1997 Special Edition
9311598831183 VHS
7036980073157 VHS
7391717851942 VHS
086162142567 LaserDisc
086162876462 LaserDisc 1995
086162040269 LaserDisc
5013738142572 LaserDisc Oct 16, 1995
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3344421425392 LaserDisc
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