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%)
International (35%)
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorTwentieth Century Fox
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Domestic Opening$23,019,618
Earliest Release DateMay 25, 1983 (Domestic)
Running Time2 hr 11 min
GenresAction Adventure Fantasy Sci-Fi
Release GroupRolloutMarketsDomesticInternationalWorldwide
Original ReleaseMay 25, 1983Domestic$252,583,617$122,009,457$374,593,074
1985 Re-releaseMarch 29, 1985Domestic$11,252,123$11,252,123
1997 Special EditionMarch 14-October 24, 199760 markets$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$199,348$199,348
Multi-Title Release Group
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