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
Multi-Title Release Group
Only a portion of these grosses count towards this title's totals.

By Region

Domestic# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Domestic3$309,306,17787
EMEA# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
United Kingdom$8,743,2391,041
Germany$6,015,724996
France$5,944,2091,236
Spain$1,255,9652,279
Italy1$1,219,5932,237
Switzerland$753,576624
Sweden$701,651959
Belgium$571,8561,271
Netherlands$463,0142,083
Norway$446,8661,240
Poland$424,1931,615
Austria$402,3411,508
Denmark$382,0541,186
Finland$251,7081,202
Hungary$240,2491,100
South Africa$161,8611,811
Greece$146,1491,748
Israel$123,7611,091
Türkiye$106,9222,741
Portugal$98,4482,121
Romania$73,4141,278
Iceland$54,6181,224
Czech Republic$47,3542,289
Croatia$31,9691,523
Bulgaria$31,8451,681
Serbia and Montenegro$28,3161,063
Egypt$15,8881,415
Slovenia$13,4831,692
Latvia$11,7391,105
Estonia$11,5481,048
Lebanon$11,4432,049
Lithuania$10,6911,937
APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Japan$6,361,5401,320
Australia2$2,504,5161,583
South Korea$524,9012,583
New Zealand1$429,0951,358
Taiwan$422,4591,033
Thailand$418,3781,053
Philippines$348,893927
Hong Kong$237,4142,101
Singapore$161,5631,685
Malaysia$144,5911,615
Indonesia$96,360807
India$93,5941,519
LATAM# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Brazil$896,4451,563
Mexico$793,6792,238
Argentina$333,6401,472
Chile$332,782786
Colombia$212,2131,275
Puerto Rico$200,907167
Central America+$192,684169
Peru$174,0831,257
Venezuela$77,3521,593
Dominican Republic$55,000165
Bolivia$41,406979
Lesser Antilles$37,538139
Uruguay$17,7121,668
Jamaica$7,090253
Paraguay$6,398417
Detailed breakdowns are not available for some areas.