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, 1997EMEA, Domestic$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
Multi-Title Release Group
Only a portion of these grosses count towards this title's totals.

By Region

Domestic# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Domestic3$309,306,17783
EMEA# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
United Kingdom$8,743,2391,000
Germany$6,015,724969
France$5,944,2091,190
Spain$1,255,9652,203
Italy1$1,219,5932,178
Switzerland$753,576599
Sweden$701,651933
Belgium$571,8561,237
Netherlands$463,0141,982
Norway$446,8661,204
Poland$424,1931,547
Austria$402,3411,480
Denmark$382,0541,160
Finland$251,7081,174
Hungary$240,2491,050
South Africa$161,8611,764
Greece$146,1491,734
Israel$123,7611,056
Turkey$106,9222,668
Portugal$98,4482,030
Romania$73,4141,184
Iceland$54,6181,173
Czech Republic$47,3542,162
Croatia$31,9691,428
Bulgaria$31,8451,623
Serbia and Montenegro$28,316993
Egypt$15,8881,399
Slovenia$13,4831,621
Latvia$11,7391,085
Estonia$11,5481,019
Lebanon$11,4432,034
Lithuania$10,6911,776
APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Japan$6,361,5401,264
Australia2$2,504,5161,528
South Korea$524,9012,476
New Zealand1$429,0951,307
Taiwan$422,4591,002
Thailand$418,3781,039
Philippines$348,893920
Hong Kong$237,4142,018
Singapore$161,5631,654
Malaysia$144,5911,593
Indonesia$96,360771
India$93,5941,435
LATAM# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Brazil$896,4451,524
Mexico$793,6792,155
Argentina$333,6401,442
Chile$332,782771
Colombia$212,2131,208
Puerto Rico$200,907167
Central America+$192,684169
Peru$174,0831,245
Venezuela$77,3521,581
Dominican Republic$55,000164
Bolivia$41,406967
Lesser Antilles$37,538139
Uruguay$17,7121,658
Jamaica$7,090252
Paraguay$6,398404
Detailed breakdowns are not available for some areas.