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$8,743,2391,013
Germany$6,015,724975
France$5,944,2091,206
Spain$1,255,9652,231
Italy1$1,219,5932,190
Switzerland$753,576606
Sweden$701,651941
Belgium$571,8561,249
Netherlands$463,0142,025
Norway$446,8661,211
Poland$424,1931,560
Austria$402,3411,487
Denmark$382,0541,168
Finland$251,7081,183
Hungary$240,2491,070
South Africa$161,8611,780
Greece$146,1491,736
Israel$123,7611,065
Turkey$106,9222,681
Portugal$98,4482,067
Romania$73,4141,224
Iceland$54,6181,194
Czech Republic$47,3542,213
Croatia$31,9691,462
Bulgaria$31,8451,633
Serbia and Montenegro$28,3161,001
Egypt$15,8881,404
Slovenia$13,4831,639
Latvia$11,7391,086
Estonia$11,5481,025
Lebanon$11,4432,038
Lithuania$10,6911,834
APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Japan$6,361,5401,282
Australia2$2,504,5161,548
South Korea$524,9012,517
New Zealand1$429,0951,327
Taiwan$422,4591,014
Thailand$418,3781,041
Philippines$348,893920
Hong Kong$237,4142,064
Singapore$161,5631,667
Malaysia$144,5911,595
Indonesia$96,360779
India$93,5941,448
LATAM# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Brazil$896,4451,538
Mexico$793,6792,186
Argentina$333,6401,451
Chile$332,782773
Colombia$212,2131,231
Puerto Rico$200,907167
Central America+$192,684169
Peru$174,0831,245
Venezuela$77,3521,586
Dominican Republic$55,000164
Bolivia$41,406969
Lesser Antilles$37,538139
Uruguay$17,7121,660
Jamaica$7,090252
Paraguay$6,398406
Detailed breakdowns are not available for some areas.