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Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
Directed by:
Irvin Kershner

Directed by Irvin Kershner, and written by Leigh Brackett (screenplay), "Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back" (also known as "Imperium schlägt zurück, Das", "Empire Strikes Back, The", "Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back") is an Action/Adventure/Fantasy/Science Fiction film, released on May 17 of 1980 in the USA . Mark Hamill and Harrison Ford are starring, alongside Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams, Anthony Daniels and David Prowse.

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Who directed "Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back":

Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back was directed by Irvin Kershner, an American director, actor, producer, and writer.

Before making Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back, Irvin Kershner had directed Eyes of Laura Mars, released in 1978, S*P*Y*S (1974), Up the Sandbox (1972), Loving (1970), The Flim-Flam Man (1967), and A Fine Madness (1966). Since, he directed Never Say Never Again, released in 1983, RoboCop 2 (1990).

What was the release date of "Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back":

Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back was initially released on Wednesday, May 21, 1980, in the United States.. This was thirty-nine (39) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, May 21, 1980 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, August 20, 1980 in France; Thursday, December 11, 1980 in Germany; Saturday, August 09, 1980 in Italy; Monday, September 29, 1980 in Spain; Thursday, August 07, 1980 in Australia and on Saturday, June 28, 1980 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back":

At the casting of Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back we find Mark Hamill, previously seen in Corvette Summer (1978) and Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977); Harrison Ford (More American Graffiti (1979), The Frisco Kid (1979)); Carrie Fisher (Mr. Mike's Mondo Video (1979), Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)) [ more... ]

  • Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams, Anthony Daniels, David Prowse, Peter Mayhew, Kenny Baker, Frank Oz, Alec Guinness, Jeremy Bulloch, Jack Purvis and Kenneth Colley can also be seen in Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi, released in 1983.
  • Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Anthony Daniels, David Prowse, Peter Mayhew, Kenny Baker, Alec Guinness and Jack Purvis have all also be seen in Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope, released in 1977.
  • Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew and Kenny Baker also worked together in Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens, released in 2015.
  • Michael Sheard and Alec Guinness, Kenneth Colley, Julian Glover also appeared in Hitler: The Last Ten Days, released in 1973.
  • Harrison Ford, Julian Glover and Michael Sheard also appeared together in Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, released in 1989.
  • Kenny Baker, Frank Oz and Jack Purvis also appeared in Labyrinth, released in 1986.
  • Julian Glover and Jeremy Bulloch, John Hollis also appeared together in For Your Eyes Only, released in 1981.
  • Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and Anthony Daniels also appeared together in Star Wars: The Last Jedi, released in 2017.

What is the Storyline of "Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back":

The film begins with an opening crawl explaining that three years after destroying the Death Star, the Rebel Alliance has suffered setbacks in their struggle against the Galactic Empire. Princess Leia now leads a contingent that includes Han Solo and Luke Skywalker in a hidden base on an icy planet of the Hoth system. A probe droid, one of many sent by Darth Vader throughout the galaxy in hopes of finding Luke and the other rebels, lands on Hoth. Luke goes to investigate but is ambushed by a monstrous, [...]

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Mark Hamill as "Luke Skywalker"

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Harrison Ford as "Han Solo"

Harrison Ford as Han Solo in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Harrison Ford as Han Solo in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Harrison Ford ("Han Solo") and Carrie Fisher ("Princess Leia")

Harrison Ford (Han Solo) and Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia) in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Harrison Ford (Han Solo) and Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia) in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Harrison Ford (Han Solo) and Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia) in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Harrison Ford (Han Solo) and Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia) in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

David Prowse as "Darth Vader"

David Prowse as Darth Vader in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

David Prowse as Darth Vader in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

David Prowse as Darth Vader in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

David Prowse as Darth Vader in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

David Prowse as Darth Vader in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

David Prowse ("Darth Vader") and Mark Hamill ("Luke Skywalker")

David Prowse (Darth Vader) and Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker) in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

David Prowse (Darth Vader) and Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker) in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Carrie Fisher as "Princess Leia"

Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

David Prowse ("Darth Vader") and Jeremy Bulloch ("Boba Fett")

David Prowse (Darth Vader) and Jeremy Bulloch (Boba Fett) in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Mark Hamill ("Luke Skywalker") and David Prowse ("Darth Vader")

Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker) and David Prowse (Darth Vader) in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Alec Guinness as "Ben 'Obi-Wan' Kenobi"

Alec Guinness as Ben 'Obi-Wan' Kenobi in Star Wars -  Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

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