Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back

(1982 Re-release)

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 and a bounty hunter named Boba Fett all over the galaxy


Domestic (100%)
Summary Details
DistributorTwentieth Century Fox
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992 theaters
Release DateNov 19, 1982
Running Time2 hr 4 min
GenresAction Adventure Fantasy Sci-Fi
In Release49 days/7 weeks
Widest Release1,006 theaters
DateRankWeekly %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeek
Nov 19-251$6,000,297-992-$6,048$6,000,2971
Nov 26-Dec 24$4,315,316-28.1%1,006+14$4,289$10,315,6132
Dec 3-94$1,968,404-54.4%909-97$2,165$12,284,0173
Dec 10-167$785,930-60.1%600-309$1,309$13,069,9474