Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

(1997 Special Edition)

After rescuing Han Solo from Jabba the Hutt, the Rebels attempt to destroy the second Death Star, while Luke struggles to help Darth Vader back from the dark side.


Domestic (50.9%)
Summary Details
DistributorTwentieth Century Fox
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2,111 theaters
Release DateMar 14, 1997
Running Time2 hr 11 min
GenresAction Adventure Fantasy Sci-Fi
In Release293 days/41 weeks
Widest Release2,111 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Mar 14-161$16,293,531-2,111-$7,718$16,293,5311
Mar 21-233$7,517,738-53.9%2,111-$3,561$27,501,2672
Mar 28-304$4,451,955-40.8%1,832-279$2,430$34,792,9673
Apr 4-69$2,787,253-37.4%1,339-493$2,081$39,675,8894
Apr 11-1312$1,662,404-40.4%1,000-339$1,662$42,115,2645
Apr 18-2014$840,864-49.4%626-374$1,343-6
Apr 25-2714$398,129-52.7%363-263$1,096-7
May 2-415$215,671-45.8%211-152$1,022-8
May 9-1113$242,376+12.4%510+299$475-9
May 16-1815$118,670-51%311-199$381-10
May 23-26
Memorial Day wknd
May 30-Jun 115$46,817-40-$1,170-12
Jun 6-815$30,708-34.4%78+38$393-13