The Empire Strikes Back


Main Details
Premiere Date 1980-05-17
Alternative Titles
  • Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back (English)
  • Imperiumin Vastaisku (Finnish)
  • Das Imperium Schlägt Zurück (German)
  • L'Impero Colpisce Ancora (Italian)
  • Imperiet Slår Tilbake (Norwegian)
  • Imperium Kontratakuje (Polish)
  • Империя Наносит Ответный Удар (Russian)
  • El Imperio Contraataca (Spanish)
  • Rymdimperiet Slår Tillbaka (Swedish)
  • Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (English)
Category Feature Film
Director Irvin Kershner
Producer Gary Kurtz
Screenplay Leigh Brackett
Screenplay Lawrence Kasdan
Story George Lucas
Music John Williams
Cinematographer Peter Suschitzky
Editor Paul Hirsch
Executive Producer George Lucas
Associate Producer Robert Watts
Production Designer Norman Reynolds
Art Director Leslie Dilley
Art Director Harry Lange
Art Director Alan Tomkins
Makeup and Special Creature Designer Stuart Freeborn
Design Consultant and Conceptual Artist Ralph McQuarrie
Supervising Sound Effects Editor Ben Burtt
Art Director Visual Effects Joe Johnston
Stunt Coordinator Peter Diamond
Production Company Lucasfilm
Distributor 20th Century Fox
Cast Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker
Cast Harrison Ford as Han Solo
Cast Carrie Fisher as Leia Organa
Cast Billy Dee Williams as Lando Calrissian
Cast Anthony Daniels as C-3PO
Cast David Prowse as Darth Vader
Voice Actor James Earl Jones as Darth Vader
Cast Peter Mayhew as Chewbacca
Cast Kenny Baker as R2-D2
Voice Actor Frank Oz as Yoda
Cast Jeremy Bulloch as Boba Fett
Voice Actor Jason Wingreen as Boba Fett (Pre 2004)
Voice Actor Temuera Morrison as Boba Fett (Post 2004)
Cast Marjorie Eaton as Emperor Palpatine (Pre 2004)
Voice Actor Clive Revill as Emperor Palpatine (Pre 2004)
Cast Ian McDiarmid as Emperor Palpatine (Post 2004)
Cast Alec Guinness as Obi-Wan Kenobi
Cast Denis Lawson as Wedge Antilles
Cast John Hollis as Lobot
Cast Julian Glover as General Veers
Cast Kenneth Colley as Admiral Piett
Cast Michael Sheard as Admiral Ozzel
Cast Michael Culver as Captain Needa
Cast John Ratzenberger as Major Derlin
Cast Bruce Boa as General Rieekan
Cast Christopher Malcolm as Zev Senesca
Cast John Morton (2) as Dak Ralter
Cast Richard Oldfield as Hobbie Klivian
Cast Morris Bush as Dengar
Cast Alan Harris (2) as Bossk
Cast Chris Parsons as 4-LOM
Notes After the Rebels are brutally overpowered by the Empire on the ice planet Hoth, Luke Skywalker begins Jedi training with Yoda, while his friends are pursued by Darth Vader.


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