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The Empire Strikes Back [1980 film] (1980)

by Irvin Kershner (Director), Leigh Brackett (Screenwriter), Lawrence Kasdan (Screenwriter)

Other authors: Kenny Baker (Actor), Jeremy Bulloch (Actor), Harvey Cokeliss (Second unit director), Anthony Daniels (Actor), Carrie Fisher (Actor)12 more, Harrison Ford (Actor), Alec Guinness (Actor), Mark Hamill (Actor), James Earl Jones (Voice), Gary Kurtz (Producer), George Lucas (Story), Peter Mayhew (Actor), John Mollo (Costume Designer), Frank Oz (Voice), David Prowse (Actor), Billy Dee Williams (Actor), John Williams (Composer)

Series: Star Wars Trilogy (2), Star Wars Movies (Episode 5), Star Wars [franchise] (Episode V)

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The battle to save the galaxy from the evil Empire rages on. 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 Millenium 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 an ultimate duel with Darth Vader.… (more)
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For the boys
  trexm5qp7 | Jun 20, 2016 |
Rebels run away from the evil Space Empire.

Much more fast-paced and exciting than Star Wars, but I like the original better anyway. The cliff-hanger ending is kind of half-assed and pointless. I mean, they spent this movie repeatedly escaping from the full forces of the Empire, led by Darth Vader himself, and now we're supposed to worry about whether they can rescue Han from a single bounty hunter? Maybe if Jedi wasn't forced to spend its first half cleaning up Empire's loose ends, it could have had room for a story of its own.

Concept: C
Story: B
Characters: B
Dialog: C
Pacing: A
Cinematography: B
Special effects/design: A
Acting: C
Music: B

Enjoyment: A plus

GPA: 3.1/4 ( )
  comfypants | Jan 27, 2016 |
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Kershner, IrvinDirectorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Brackett, LeighScreenwritermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Kasdan, LawrenceScreenwritermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Baker, KennyActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bulloch, JeremyActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Cokeliss, HarveySecond unit directorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Daniels, AnthonyActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Fisher, CarrieActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ford, HarrisonActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Guinness, AlecActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hamill, MarkActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Jones, James EarlVoicesecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kurtz, GaryProducersecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lucas, GeorgeStorysecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Mayhew, PeterActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Mollo, JohnCostume Designersecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Oz, FrankVoicesecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Prowse, DavidActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Williams, Billy DeeActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Williams, JohnComposersecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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The battle to save the galaxy from the evil Empire rages on. 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 Millenium 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 an ultimate duel with Darth Vader.

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