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The Empire Strikes Back

The Empire Strikes Back

The Adventure Continues...
May 20, 1980 2h 4m
8.4
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Synopsis

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.

Title The Empire Strikes Back
Companies Lucasfilm Ltd., 20th Century Fox
Countries United States of America
Keywords rebel, android, asteroid, spacecraft, space battle, snowstorm, space colony, lightsaber, jedi, rebellion, the force, space opera, stormtrooper, wookie, jedi master, jedi training, droid
Mark Hamill

Mark Hamill

Luke Skywalker
Carrie Fisher

Carrie Fisher

Princess Leia
Billy Dee Williams

Billy Dee Williams

Lando Calrissian
David Prowse

David Prowse

Darth Vader
Frank Oz

Frank Oz

Yoda (Voice)
Alec Guinness

Alec Guinness

Obi-Wan Kenobi
Jason Wingreen

Jason Wingreen

Boba Fett (voice - uncredited)
John Hollis

John Hollis

Lando's Aide
Jack Purvis

Jack Purvis

Chief Ugnaught
Des Webb

Des Webb

Snow Creature
Kathryn Mullen

Kathryn Mullen

Performing Assistant for Yoda
Marjorie Eaton

Marjorie Eaton

Emperor (uncredited)
Clive Revill

Clive Revill

Emperor (voice)
Kenneth Colley

Kenneth Colley

Admiral Piett
Julian Glover

Julian Glover

General Veers
Michael Sheard

Michael Sheard

Admiral Ozzel
Michael Culver

Michael Culver

Captain Needa
John Dicks

John Dicks

Captain Lennox
Mark Jones

Mark Jones

Commander Nemet
Robin Scobey

Robin Scobey

Lieutenant Venka
Bruce Boa

Bruce Boa

General Carlist Rieekan
Denis Lawson

Denis Lawson

Wedge Antilles
Richard Oldfield

Richard Oldfield

Derek "Hobbie" Klivian
John Morton

John Morton

Dak Ralter
Ian Liston

Ian Liston

Wes Janson
Jerry Harte

Jerry Harte

Rebel Force Head Controller
Norman Chancer

Norman Chancer

Tamizander Rey
Norwich Duff

Norwich Duff

Jeroen Webb
Ray Hassett

Ray Hassett

Tigran Jamiro
Burnell Tucker

Burnell Tucker

Wyron Serper
Bob Anderson

Bob Anderson

Imperial Officer (uncredited)
Lightning Bear

Lightning Bear

Stormtrooper (uncredited)
Richard Bonehill

Richard Bonehill

Stormtrooper / Snowtrooper / Rebel Soldier / ... (uncredited)
John Cannon

John Cannon

Holographic Imperial Officer (uncredited)
Mark Capri

Mark Capri

Officer M'kae (Captain Needa's Communications Officer) (uncredited)
Martin Dew

Martin Dew

Cloud City Guard (uncredited)
Peter Diamond

Peter Diamond

Snowtrooper Gunner (uncredited)
Stuart Fell

Stuart Fell

Snowtrooper (uncredited)
Doug Robinson

Doug Robinson

Snowtrooper (uncredited)
Tony Smart

Tony Smart

Snowtrooper (uncredited)
Alan Harris

Alan Harris

Bossk / Bespin Security Guard (uncredited)
James Earl Jones

James Earl Jones

Darth Vader (voice) (uncredited)
Mac McDonald

Mac McDonald

Rebel Pilot (uncredited)
Ralph McQuarrie

Ralph McQuarrie

General McQuarrie (uncredited)
Ralph Morse

Ralph Morse

Stormtrooper / Imperial Comms Officer / Rebel Soldier (uncredited)
Terry Richards

Terry Richards

Wampa (uncredited)
Treat Williams

Treat Williams

Echo Base Trooper (uncredited)
Shaun Curry

Shaun Curry

Hoth Rebel Commander (uncredited)
Alan Austen

Alan Austen

Stormtrooper/Snowtrooper
Jim Dowdall

Jim Dowdall

Stormtrooper/Snowtrooper
Tom Egeland

Tom Egeland

Hoth Trooper (uncredited)
Alan Flyng

Alan Flyng

Stormtrooper (uncredited)
Trevor Butterfield

Trevor Butterfield

Imperial Officer / Stormtrooper (uncredited)
Mercedes Burleigh

Mercedes Burleigh

Female Hoth Control Room Tech (uncredited)
Jane Busby

Jane Busby

Ugnaught (uncredited)
Maurice Bush

Maurice Bush

Dengar (uncredited)
Tony Clarkin

Tony Clarkin

Storm Trooper (uncredited)
Mike Edmonds

Mike Edmonds

Ugnaught (uncredited)
Walter Henry

Walter Henry

Rebel Technician on Hoth (uncredited)
Paul Jerricho

Paul Jerricho

AT-AT Driver (uncredited)
Joe Johnston

Joe Johnston

Captain Shawn Valdez - Hoth Rebel (uncredited)
Steven Meek

Steven Meek

Stormtrooper / Chewbacca / Treva Horme / Solomahal (uncredited)
Peter Roy

Peter Roy

Snowtrooper (uncredited)