Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)

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.

All Releases

Domestic (65.1%)
$309,306,177
International (25.7%)
$122,009,457
Worldwide
$475,106,177
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorTwentieth Century Fox
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Domestic Opening$23,019,618
Budget$32,500,000
Earliest Release DateMay 25, 1983 (Domestic)
MPAAPG
Running Time2 hr 11 min
GenresAction Adventure Fantasy Sci-Fi

By Release

Release GroupRolloutMarketsDomesticInternationalWorldwide
Original ReleaseMay 25, 1983Domestic$252,583,617$252,583,617
1985 Re-releaseMarch 29, 1985Domestic$11,252,123$11,252,123
1997 Special EditionMarch 14-April 24, 1997Domestic, EMEA$45,470,437$43,917,920$89,388,357
Star Wars: May the 4th MarathonMay 1, 2014Australia$340,670$340,670
2020 Re-releaseSeptember 24, 2020APAC$217,664$217,664
2022 Re-releaseAustralia
Multi-Title Release Group
Only a portion of these grosses count towards this title's totals.

By Region

Domestic# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Domestic3$309,306,17790
EMEA# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
United Kingdom$8,743,2391,049
Germany$6,015,7241,001
France$5,944,2091,240
Spain$1,255,9652,295
Italy1$1,219,5932,243
Switzerland$753,576626
Sweden$701,651963
Belgium$571,8561,276
Netherlands$463,0142,086
Norway$446,8661,249
Poland$424,1931,629
Austria$402,3411,512
Denmark$382,0541,190
Finland$251,7081,207
Hungary$240,2491,108
South Africa$161,8611,818
Greece$146,1491,751
Israel$123,7611,098
Türkiye$106,9222,751
Portugal$98,4482,123
Romania$73,4141,296
Iceland$54,6181,233
Czech Republic$47,3542,312
Croatia$31,9691,527
Bulgaria$31,8451,678
Serbia and Montenegro$28,3161,076
Egypt$15,8881,420
Slovenia$13,4831,709
Latvia$11,7391,111
Estonia$11,5481,054
Lebanon$11,4432,053
Lithuania$10,6911,964
APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Japan$6,361,5401,330
Australia3$2,504,5161,592
South Korea$524,9012,599
New Zealand1$429,0951,367
Taiwan$422,4591,037
Thailand$418,3781,056
Philippines$348,893929
Hong Kong$237,4142,124
Singapore$161,5631,689
Malaysia$144,5911,618
Indonesia$96,360812
India$93,5941,566
LATAM# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Brazil$896,4451,572
Mexico$793,6792,254
Argentina$333,6401,478
Chile$332,782789
Colombia$212,2131,316
Puerto Rico$200,907167
Central America+$192,684169
Peru$174,0831,264
Venezuela$77,3521,597
Dominican Republic$55,000165
Bolivia$41,406982
Lesser Antilles$37,538139
Uruguay$17,7121,672
Jamaica$7,090253
Paraguay$6,398422
Detailed breakdowns are not available for some areas.