Plot: Fleeing the evil Galactic Empire, the Rebels abandon their new base in an assault with the Imperial AT-AT walkers on the ice world of Hoth. Princess Leia, Han Solo, Chewbacca and the droid C-3PO escape in the Millennium Falcon, but are later captured by Darth Vader on Bespin. Meanwhile, Luke Skywalker and the droid R2-D2 follows Obi-Wan Kenobi’s posthumous command, and receives Jedi training from Master Yoda on the swamp world of Dagobah. Will Skywalker manage to rescue his friends from the Dark Lord?
Rating: PG for sci-fi action violence
Directed By: Irvin Kershner
Written By: Leigh Brackett, Lawrence Kasdan and George Lucas
In Theaters: May 21, 1980
Box Office: $290,158,751 (USA)
Budget: $18,000,000 (estimated)
Runtime: 2 hr. 4 mins.