The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

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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.

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Release Date: 1980-05-20
Status: Released
Run time: 124 min / 2:4
Production Studio : Lucasfilm, 20th Century Fox
Production Country: United States of America

The Empire Strikes Back Casts

Mark Hamill
as Luke Skywalker
Harrison Ford
as Han Solo
Carrie Fisher
as Princess Leia
Billy Dee Williams
as Lando Calrissian
Anthony Daniels
as C-3PO
David Prowse
as Darth Vader
James Earl Jones
as Darth Vader (voice - uncredited)
Peter Mayhew
as Chewbacca
Kenny Baker
as R2-D2
Frank Oz
as Yoda (Voice)
Alec Guinness
as Obi-Wan Kenobi
Jeremy Bulloch
as Boba Fett
Jason Wingreen
as Boba Fett (voice - uncredited)
Temuera Morrison
as Boba Fett (voice - Special Edition)
John Hollis
as Lando's Aide
Jack Purvis
as Chief Ugnaught
Des Webb
as Snow Creature
Kathryn Mullen
as Performing Assistant for Yoda
Marjorie Eaton
as Emperor (uncredited)
Clive Revill
as Emperor (voice)
Ian McDiarmid
as Emperor (Special Edition)
Kenneth Colley
as Admiral Piett
Julian Glover
as General Veers
Michael Sheard
as Admiral Ozzel
Michael Culver
as Captain Needa
John Dicks
as Captain Lennox
Milton Johns
as Bewil
Mark Jones
as Commander Nemet
Oliver Maguire
as Cabbel
Robin Scobey
as Lieutenant Venka
Bruce Boa
as General Carlist Rieekan
Christopher Malcolm
as Zev Senesca
Denis Lawson
as Wedge Antilles
Richard Oldfield
as Derek "Hobbie" Klivian
John Morton
as Dak Ralter
Ian Liston
as Wes Janson
John Ratzenberger
as Major Derlin
Jack McKenzie
as Cal Alder
Jerry Harte
as Rebel Force Head Controller
Norman Chancer
as Tamizander Rey
Norwich Duff
as Jeroen Webb
Ray Hassett
as Tigran Jamiro
Brigitte Kahn
as Toryn Farr
Burnell Tucker
as Wyron Serper
Wendy Froud
Bob Anderson
as Imperial Officer (uncredited)
Lightning Bear
as Stormtrooper (uncredited)
Richard Bonehill
as Stormtrooper / Snowtrooper / Rebel Soldier / ... (uncredited)
John Cannon
as Holographic Imperial Officer (uncredited)
Mark Capri
as Officer M'kae (Captain Needa's Communications Officer) (uncredited)
Martin Dew
as Cloud City Guard (uncredited)
Peter Diamond
as Snowtrooper Gunner (uncredited)
Stuart Fell
as Snowtrooper (uncredited)
Doug Robinson
as Snowtrooper (uncredited)
Tony Smart
as Snowtrooper (uncredited)
Alan Harris
as Bossk / Bespin Security Guard (uncredited)
Tiffany L. Kurtz
as Extra (uncredited)
Mac McDonald
as Rebel Pilot (uncredited)
Ralph McQuarrie
as General McQuarrie (uncredited)
Ralph Morse
as Stormtrooper / Imperial Comms Officer / Rebel Soldier (uncredited)
Terry Richards
as Wampa (uncredited)
Michael Santiago
as (voice, uncredited)
Treat Williams
as Echo Base Trooper (uncredited)
Shaun Curry
as Hoth Rebel Commander (uncredited)
Alan Austen
as Stormtrooper/Snowtrooper
Jim Dowdall
as Stormtrooper/Snowtrooper
Ian Durrant
as Stormtrooper/Snowtrooper
Tom Egeland
as Stormtrooper/Snowtrooper
Alan Flyng
as Stormtrooper/Snowtrooper
Chris Parsons
as Stormtrooper/Snowtrooper
Trevor Butterfield
as Stormtrooper/Snowtrooper
Christopher Bunn
as Stormtrooper/Snowtrooper
Quentin Pierre
as Stormtrooper/Snowtrooper
Keith Swaden
as Stormtrooper/Snowtrooper
Howie Weed
as Wampa
Morris Bush
as Dengar

The Empire Strikes Back Crew

Directing Irvin Kershner Director
Production Gary Kurtz Producer
Writing Leigh Brackett Screenplay
Writing Lawrence Kasdan Screenplay
Sound John Williams Original Music Composer
Crew Brian Johnson Special Effects
Writing George Lucas Story
Production George Lucas Executive Producer
Production Bob Edmiston Casting
Production Irene Lamb Casting
Production Terry Liebling Casting
Art Norman Reynolds Production Design
Art Leslie Dilley Art Direction
Art Harry Lange Art Direction
Art Alan Tomkins Art Direction
Art Michael Ford Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up John Mollo Costume Design
Editing Paul Hirsch Editor
Editing George Lucas Editor
Editing Marcia Lucas Editor
Camera Peter Suschitzky Director of Photography
Production Robert Watts Associate Producer
Production Jim Bloom Associate Producer
Crew Bob Anderson Stunts
Crew Lightning Bear Stunts
Crew Peter Diamond Stunt Coordinator
Crew Stuart Fell Stunts
Crew Doug Robinson Stunts
Crew Tony Smart Stunts
Crew Alan Harris Stand In
Visual Effects Ralph McQuarrie Visual Effects
Crew Terry Richards Stunts
Production Howard G. Kazanjian Producer
Costume & Make-Up Nick Maley Makeup Artist
Production Patricia Carr Production Manager
Production Bruce Sharman Production Supervisor
Crew Terry Pritchard Driver
Costume & Make-Up Tiny Nicholls Costume Supervisor
Sound Herbert W. Spencer Orchestrator
Camera Paul Huston Camera Operator
Visual Effects Richard Edlund Visual Effects
Crew David H. Watkins Special Effects
Sound Bonnie Koehler Sound Editor
Visual Effects Phil Tippett Animation
Crew Phil Tippett Makeup Effects
Costume & Make-Up Eileen Sullivan Wardrobe Supervisor
Lighting Laurie Shane Gaffer
Camera George Whitear Still Photographer
Sound Ben Burtt Sound Designer
Directing David Tomblin First Assistant Director
Directing Steve Lanning Second Assistant Director
Directing Kay Rawlings Continuity
Directing Pamela Mann Continuity
Art Frank Bruton Property Master
Costume & Make-Up Graham Freeborn Makeup Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Kay Freeborn Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Stuart Freeborn Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Barbara Ritchie Hairdresser
Sound Richard Burrow Sound Editor
Sound Gregg Landaker Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art Reg Bream Draughtsman