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$309,306,17790
EMEA# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
United Kingdom$8,743,2391,045
Germany$6,015,724998
France$5,944,2091,241
Spain$1,255,9652,286
Italy1$1,219,5932,240
Switzerland$753,576626
Sweden$701,651962
Belgium$571,8561,276
Netherlands$463,0142,095
Norway$446,8661,244
Poland$424,1931,618
Austria$402,3411,510
Denmark$382,0541,189
Finland$251,7081,205
Hungary$240,2491,105
South Africa$161,8611,816
Greece$146,1491,749
Israel$123,7611,094
Türkiye$106,9222,746
Portugal$98,4482,130
Romania$73,4141,286
Iceland$54,6181,229
Czech Republic$47,3542,303
Croatia$31,9691,529
Bulgaria$31,8451,684
Serbia and Montenegro$28,3161,069
Egypt$15,8881,417
Slovenia$13,4831,698
Latvia$11,7391,107
Estonia$11,5481,050
Lebanon$11,4432,050
Lithuania$10,6911,948
APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Japan$6,361,5401,326
Australia2$2,504,5161,587
South Korea$524,9012,592
New Zealand1$429,0951,363
Taiwan$422,4591,035
Thailand$418,3781,056
Philippines$348,893929
Hong Kong$237,4142,117
Singapore$161,5631,688
Malaysia$144,5911,617
Indonesia$96,360810
India$93,5941,538
LATAM# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Brazil$896,4451,568
Mexico$793,6792,244
Argentina$333,6401,476
Chile$332,782789
Colombia$212,2131,282
Puerto Rico$200,907167
Central America+$192,684169
Peru$174,0831,260
Venezuela$77,3521,594
Dominican Republic$55,000165
Bolivia$41,406981
Lesser Antilles$37,538139
Uruguay$17,7121,670
Jamaica$7,090253
Paraguay$6,398419
Detailed breakdowns are not available for some areas.