Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back

Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back poster
Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia and Chewbacca face attack by the Imperial forces and its AT-AT walkers on the ice planet Hoth. While Han and Leia escape in the Millennium Falcon, Luke travels to Dagobah in search of Yoda. Only with the Jedi Master's help will Luke survive when the Dark Side of the Force beckons him into the ultimate duel with Darth Vader.

Director: Irvin Kershner
Writer: Leigh Brackett (screenplay by), Lawrence Kasdan (screenplay by), George Lucas (story by)
Production: Twentieth Century Fox
Year: 1980
MetaScore: 82/100
ImdbRating: 8.7
BoxOffice: $4,548,170
Released: 20 Jun 1980
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. Another 21 wins & 19 nominations.


Watch Full Movie on Amazon

Movie Video Clips

There is no try - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:14
There is no try
You stuck up - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:22
You stuck up
The Princess - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:46
The Princess
The possibility of successfully navigating an asteroid field is approximately 3 - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:28
The possibility of successfully...
I don't believe it - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:15
I don't believe it
You will be - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:16
You will be
I am wondering - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:44
I am wondering
Captain Needa - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:13
Captain Needa
Why wish you become Jedi - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
01:16
Why wish you become Jedi
What know you of ready - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
01:27
What know you of ready
Your Tauntaun will freeze before you reach the first marker - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:24
Your Tauntaun will freeze before you...
I really do - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
01:47
I really do
I want my lamp back - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:24
I want my lamp back
Don't get excited - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:32
Don't get excited
Power flux coupling - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:26
Power flux coupling
I had nothing to do with it - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
01:21
I had nothing to do with it
Calrissian - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:53
Calrissian
You're not actually going IN to an asteroid field - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:26
You're not actually going IN to an...
I don't know - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
01:40
I don't know
It's too big - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
01:15
It's too big
A Jedi's strength flows from the Force - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
01:50
A Jedi's strength flows from the Force
There's something not right here - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:43
There's something not right here
What is thy bidding - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
01:56
What is thy bidding
Impressive - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:34
Impressive
You said you wanted to be around when I made a mistake - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:27
You said you wanted to be around when I...
Your weapons - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:14
Your weapons
This may smell bad - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:31
This may smell bad
You can destroy the Emperor - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:31
You can destroy the Emperor
We'll never get it out now - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:29
We'll never get it out now
What if he doesn't survive - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:17
What if he doesn't survive
Afraid I was gonna leave without giving you a goodbye kiss - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:34
Afraid I was gonna leave without giving...
You must learn control - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:12
You must learn control
They're getting closer - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:47
They're getting closer
The cave is collapsing - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:15
The cave is collapsing
You must unlearn what you have learned - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:15
You must unlearn what you have learned
There will be a substantial reward for the one who finds the Millennium Falcon - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:42
There will be a substantial reward for...
Don't worry about Master Luke - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:26
Don't worry about Master Luke
Echo Three to Echo Seven - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
01:11
Echo Three to Echo Seven
You must not go - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:58
You must not go
I hope you know what you're doing - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:14
I hope you know what you're doing
We'll find Han - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:22
We'll find Han
Still hanging around with this loser - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:19
Still hanging around with this loser
It's a trap - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:12
It's a trap
Either shut him up or shut him down - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:14
Either shut him up or shut him down
The force is with you - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:20
The force is with you
Our ships have sighted the Millennium Falcon - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:39
Our ships have sighted the Millennium...
I guess you don't know everything about women yet - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:17
I guess you don't know everything about...
Impossible man - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:21
Impossible man
I had no choice - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:20
I had no choice
We've got to go back - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:15
We've got to go back
No time to discuss this as a committee - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:19
No time to discuss this as a committee
Echo station 3 T 8 - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:17
Echo station 3 T 8
Lord Vader - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
03:11
Lord Vader
Pulverized - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:28
Pulverized
We would be honored if you would join us - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:15
We would be honored if you would join us
I love you - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:09
I love you
Stopped they must be - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
01:55
Stopped they must be
You don't look so bad to me - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:34
You don't look so bad to me
How do you get so big eating food of this kind - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:16
How do you get so big eating food of...
All too easy - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:10
All too easy
You have learned much - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:18
You have learned much
Or you're gonna be a permanent resident - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:15
Or you're gonna be a permanent resident
Bounty hunters - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:15
Bounty hunters
That got him - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:10
That got him
I just hope I'm there to see it - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:20
I just hope I'm there to see it
You certainly have a way with people - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:14
You certainly have a way with people
What's going on - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:17
What's going on
Why didn't you tell me - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:12
Why didn't you tell me
You don't have to do this to impress me - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:15
You don't have to do this to impress me
What have you done - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:50
What have you done
I thought that hairy beast would be the end of me - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:23
I thought that hairy beast would be the...
On Captain Solo - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:41
On Captain Solo
If I may venture an opinion - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:22
If I may venture an opinion
You were lucky to get out of there - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:14
You were lucky to get out of there
The future - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
01:15
The future
What is it - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:35
What is it
What have we here - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:11
What have we here
I thought you knew this person - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:25
I thought you knew this person
I have a bad feeling about this - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:13
I have a bad feeling about this
Right now I feel like I could take on the whole Empire myself - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:19
Right now I feel like I could take on...
It's not my fault - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:22
It's not my fault
Rebel ships are coming into our sector - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:20
Rebel ships are coming into our sector
What are you doing here - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:34
What are you doing here
He's no good to me dead - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:32
He's no good to me dead
This bucket of bolts's never gonna get us past that blockade - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:19
This bucket of bolts's never gonna get...
I wouldn't be in this ridiculous position - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:36
I wouldn't be in this ridiculous...
I've just made a deal that'll keep the Empire out of here forever - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:20
I've just made a deal that'll keep the...
Noisy brute - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:50
Noisy brute
Deck officer - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:12
Deck officer
I'll be back - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:10
I'll be back
Hold them in the security tower - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
01:41
Hold them in the security tower
That's not it - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:33
That's not it
Thank you - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:53
Thank you
That sounds like an R2 unit in there - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:35
That sounds like an R2 unit in there
Alert my Star Destroyer to prepare for my arrival - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:17
Alert my Star Destroyer to prepare for...
Would it help if I got out and pushed - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:15
Would it help if I got out and pushed
Not entirely stable - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:43
Not entirely stable
You must come along now R2 - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:58
You must come along now R2
You have your moments - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:19
You have your moments
How far away is Yoda - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:26
How far away is Yoda
Double crossing - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:28
Double crossing
This is suicide - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:15
This is suicide
Obi Wan knew this to be true - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:20
Obi Wan knew this to be true
We're not interested in the hyperdrive on the Millenium Falcon - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:35
We're not interested in the hyperdrive...
Very friendly - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:14
Very friendly
I don't think we can protect two transports at a time - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:40
I don't think we can protect two...
Seeing you sure brings back a few things - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:27
Seeing you sure brings back a few things
Watch that cross fire boys - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:12
Watch that cross fire boys
Get out of here - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
02:04
Get out of here
I mean you no harm - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:35
I mean you no harm
Or I'll help you not - screenshot from movie Star Wars: Episode V   The Empire Strikes Back
00:32
Or I'll help you not

Movie Quotes

Movie Cast

Luke Skywalker - Mark Hamill
Han Solo - Harrison Ford
Princess Leia - Carrie Fisher
Lando Calrissian - Billy Dee Williams
Darth Vader - David Prowse
Chewbacca - Peter Mayhew
R2-D2 - Kenny Baker
Yoda - Frank Oz
Ben (Obi-Wan) Kenobi - Alec Guinness
Boba Fett - Jeremy Bulloch
Lobot, Lando's Aide - John Hollis
Chief Ugnaught - Jack Purvis
Snow Creature - Des Webb
Emperor - Clive Revill
Admiral Piett - Kenneth Colley
General Veers - Julian Glover
Admiral Ozzel - Michael Sheard
Captain Needa - Michael Culver
Imperial Officer - John Dicks
Imperial Officer - Milton Johns
Imperial Officer - Mark Jones
Imperial Officer - Oliver Maguire
Imperial Officer - Robin Scobey
Rebel Force General Rieekan - Bruce Boa
Rebel Force Zev (Rogue 2) - Christopher Malcolm
Rebel Force Wedge (Rogue 3) - Denis Lawson
Rebel Force Hobbie (Rogue 4) - Richard Oldfield
Rebel Force Dak (Luke's Gunner) - John Morton
Rebel Force Janson (Wedge's Gunner) - Ian Liston
Rebel Force Major Derlin - John Ratzenberger
Rebel Force Deck Lieutenant - Jack McKenzie
Rebel Force Head Controller - Jerry Harte
Other Rebel Officer - Norman Chancer
Other Rebel Officer - Norwich Duff
Other Rebel Officer - Ray Hassett
Other Rebel Officer - Brigitte Kahn
Other Rebel Officer - Burnell Tucker
Imperial Officer - Bob Anderson
Stormtrooper - Alan Austen
Stormtrooper - Lightning Bear
Stormtrooper / Snowtrooper / Rebel Soldier / Tauntaun Handler - Richard Bonehill
Holographic Officer - Stephen Buchanan
Stormtrooper - Chris Bunn
Female Hoth Control Room Tech - Mercedes Burleigh
Ugnaught - Jane Busby
Dengar - Maurice Bush
Imperial Officer / Stormtrooper - Trevor Butterfield
Holographic Imperial Officer - John Cannon
Officer M'kae (Captain Needa's Communications Officer) - Mark Capri
Storm Trooper - Tony Clarkin
Hoth Rebel Commander - Shaun Curry
Cloud City Guard - Martin Dew
Snowtrooper Gunner - Peter Diamond
Bespin Guard in Cell - Jim Dowdall
Stormtrooper / Hoth Rebel - Ian Durrant
Emperor - Marjorie Eaton
Ugnaught - Mike Edmonds
Hoth Trooper - Tom Egeland
Hoth Rebel Technician - Stephanie English
Snowtrooper - Stuart Fell
Imperial Officer - Tom Flood
Stormtrooper - Alan Flyng
Imperial Shuttle Mechanic - Michael A. Frandy
Stormtrooper / Commander Desanne - Patrick Ginter
Bossk - Alan Harris
Rebel Technician on Hoth - Walter Henry
Bespin Woman - Susie Hudson
AT-AT Driver - Paul Jerricho
Captain Shawn Valdez - Hoth Rebel - Joe Johnston
Darth Vader - James Earl Jones
Rebel Soldier - Arve Juritzen
IG-88 (Bounty Hunter Droid) - Paul Klein
Emperor (2004 DVD version) - Ian McDiarmid
Rebel Pilot - Mac McDonald
General McQuarrie - Ralph McQuarrie
Stormtrooper / Chewbacca / Treva Horme / Solomahal - Steve Meek
Boba Fett (2004 DVD version) - Temuera Morrison
Stormtrooper - Ralph G. Morse
Zuckuss / Wiokettle - Cathy Munroe
Darth Vader (special edition) - C. Andrew Nelson
Edian - Bespin Guard arresting Storm Troopers - Quentin Pierre
Imperial Officer - Mike Reynell
Snowtrooper - Doug Robinson
Stormtrooper - Peter Ross-Murray
Snowtrooper - Peter Roy
Rebel Soldier - Richard Sidoli
Snowtrooper - Tony Smart
X-Wing Pilot - David Stone
Hoth Rebel - Alan Swaden
Hoth Rebel - Marolyn Turk
Wampa (special edition) - Harold Weed
Echo Base Trooper - Treat Williams
Boba Fett - Jason Wingreen