Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back
Released
1980
Directed by
Irvin Kershner
Tagline
The Adventure Continues...
The Star Wars saga continues
The battle continues...
Produced by
Rick McCallum
Gary Kurtz
Screenplay by
Lawrence Kasdan
Leigh Brackett
Actors
Harrison Ford
Carrie Fisher
Mark Hamill
James Earl Jones
Alec Guinness
Billy Dee Williams
Frank Oz
John Ratzenberger
Kenny Baker
Peter Mayhew
David Prowse
Anthony Daniels
Denis Lawson
Clive Revill
Jeremy Bulloch
Jason Wingreen
Jack Purvis
John Hollis
Des Webb
Rated
PG (USA)
Genres
Fantasy
Science Fiction
Family
Adventure Film
Action Film
Space opera
Sequel
Return of the Jedi
Prequel
Star Wars
Category
Film

Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back

The Empire Strikes Back is a 1980 American epic space opera film directed by Irvin Kershner. Leigh Brackett and Lawrence Kasdan wrote the screenplay, with George Lucas writing the film's story and serving as executive producer. The second release in the Star Wars franchise, it was produced by Gary Kurtz for Lucasfilm Ltd and stars Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams, Anthony Daniels, David Prowse, Kenny Baker, Peter Mayhew and Frank Oz. The film is set three years ... more on Wikipedia

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