Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

After a daring mission to rescue Han Solo from Jabba the Hutt, the Rebels dispatch to Endor to destroy the second Death Star. Meanwhile, Luke struggles to help Darth Vader back from the dark side without falling into the Emperor's trap.

Grosses

Domestic (67.4%)
$252,583,617
Summary Details
DistributorTwentieth Century Fox
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Opening$23,019,618
1,002 theaters
Budget$32,500,000
Release DateMay 25, 1983
MPAAPG
Running Time2 hr 11 min
GenresAction Adventure Fantasy Sci-Fi
In Release587 days/83 weeks
Widest Release1,764 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
May 25, 1983Wednesday1$6,219,629--1,002$6,207$6,219,6291
May 26, 1983Thursday1$4,421,151-28.9%-1,002$4,412$10,640,7802
May 27, 1983Friday1$6,437,005+45.6%-1,002$6,424$17,077,7853
May 28, 1983Saturday1$8,142,508+26.5%-1,002$8,126$25,220,2934
May 29, 1983Sunday1$8,440,105+3.7%-1,002$8,423$33,660,3985
May 30, 1983
Memorial Day
Monday1$7,471,001-11.5%-1,002$7,456$41,131,3996
May 31, 1983Tuesday1$4,179,605-44.1%-1,002$4,171$45,311,0047
Jun 1, 1983Wednesday1$3,836,389-8.2%-38.3%1,002$3,828$49,147,3938
Jun 2, 1983Thursday1$3,763,300-1.9%-14.9%1,002$3,755$52,910,6939
Jun 3, 1983Friday1$5,084,419+35.1%-21%1,002$5,074$57,995,11210
Jun 4, 1983Saturday1$6,846,168+34.6%-15.9%1,002$6,832$64,841,28011
Jun 5, 1983Sunday1$5,199,107-24.1%-38.4%1,002$5,188$70,040,38712