Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
PG
131 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

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.
Director
Richard Marquand (directed by)
Writers
Lawrence Kasdan (screenplay by) | George Lucas (screenplay by) (story by)
Producers
Howard G. Kazanjian (produced by) (as Howard Kazanjian) | Rick McCallum (version: special)
Composer
John Williams (music by)
Cinematographer
Editors
Sean Barton (edited by) | T.M. Christopher (version: special) | Duwayne Dunham (edited by) | Marcia Lucas (edited by)
Casting Director
Mary Selway (as Mary Selway Buckley)
Production Designer
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Release date
May 25, 1983 (United States)

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Cast

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217 cast members
Name Known for
Mark Hamill
Luke Skywalker Luke Skywalker   See fewer
Harrison Ford
Han Solo Han Solo   See fewer
Carrie Fisher
Princess Leia Princess Leia   See fewer
Billy Dee Williams
Lando Calrissian Lando Calrissian   See fewer
Peter Mayhew
Chewbacca Chewbacca   See fewer
Sebastian Shaw
Anakin Skywalker Anakin Skywalker   See fewer
Ian McDiarmid
The Emperor The Emperor   See fewer
Frank Oz
Yoda (voice) Yoda (voice)   See fewer
James Earl Jones
Darth Vader (voice) Darth Vader (voice)   See fewer
David Prowse
Darth Vader Darth Vader   See fewer
Alec Guinness
Ben 'Obi-Wan' Kenobi Ben 'Obi-Wan' Kenobi   See fewer
Kenny Baker
R2-D2 / Paploo R2-D2 / Paploo   See fewer
Michael Pennington
Moff Jerjerrod Moff Jerjerrod   See fewer
Kenneth Colley
Admiral Piett Admiral Piett   See fewer
Michael Carter
Bib Fortuna Bib Fortuna   See fewer
Tim Rose
Admiral Ackbar Admiral Ackbar   See fewer
Dermot Crowley
General Madine General Madine   See fewer
Caroline Blakiston
Mon Mothma Mon Mothma   See fewer
Warwick Davis
Wicket Wicket   See fewer
Jeremy Bulloch
Boba Fett Boba Fett   See fewer
Annie Arbogast
Sy Snootles Sy Snootles   See fewer
Claire Davenport
Fat Dancer Fat Dancer   See fewer
Mike Edmonds
Logray Logray   See fewer
Jane Busby
Chief Chirpa Chief Chirpa   See fewer
Malcolm Dixon
Ewok Warrior (as Malcom Dixon) Ewok Warrior (as Malcom Dixon)   See fewer
Mike Cottrell
Ewok Warrior Ewok Warrior   See fewer
Nicolas Read
Nicki (as Nicki Reade) Nicki (as Nicki Reade)   See fewer
Adam Bareham
Stardestroyer Controller #1 Stardestroyer Controller #1   See fewer
Jonathan Oliver
Stardestroyer Controller #2 Stardestroyer Controller #2   See fewer
Pip Miller
Stardestroyer Captain #1 Stardestroyer Captain #1   See fewer
Tom Mannion
Stardestroyer Captain #2 Stardestroyer Captain #2   See fewer
Margo Apostolos
Ewok (as Margo Apostocos) Ewok (as Margo Apostocos)   See fewer
Michael Henbury Ballan
Ewok (as Michael H. Balham) Ewok (as Michael H. Balham)   See fewer
Danny Blackner
Ewok (as Dan Blackner) Ewok (as Dan Blackner)   See fewer
Debbie Lee Carrington
Romba Ewok (as Debbie Carrington) Romba Ewok (as Debbie Carrington)   See fewer
Willie Coppen
Ewok (as William Coppen) Ewok (as William Coppen)   See fewer
Sadie Corre
Ewok (as Sadie Corrie) Ewok (as Sadie Corrie)   See fewer
Margarita Farrell
Ewok (as Margarita Fernandez) Ewok (as Margarita Fernandez)   See fewer
Daniel Frishman
Ewok (as Dan Frishman) Ewok (as Dan Frishman)   See fewer
John Ghavan
Ewok (as John Gavam) Ewok (as John Gavam)   See fewer
Andrew Herd
Ewok / Jawa Ewok / Jawa   See fewer
Stacie Nichols
Ewok (as Stacy Nichols) Ewok (as Stacy Nichols)   See fewer
Kiran Shah
Ewok / EG-6 Ewok / EG-6   See fewer
Brian Wheeler
Ewok / Jawa Ewok / Jawa   See fewer
Dalyn Chew
Jedi Rocks Dancer (special edition) Jedi Rocks Dancer (special edition)   See fewer
Celia Fushille-Burke
Jedi Rocks Dancer (special edition) Jedi Rocks Dancer (special edition)   See fewer
Mercedes Ngoh
Jedi Rocks Dancer (special edition) Jedi Rocks Dancer (special edition)   See fewer
Jennifer Jaffe
Jedi Rocks Dancer (special edition) Jedi Rocks Dancer (special edition)   See fewer
Philip Edward Alexy
Imperial Officer - Special Edition (uncredited) Imperial Officer - Special Edition (uncredited)   See fewer
Hazel Allen
Yoxgit - Jabba's Ugnaught Gang Member (uncredited) Yoxgit - Jabba's Ugnaught Gang Member (uncredited)   See fewer
Peter Allen
Geezum - Member of Jabba's Gang (uncredited) Geezum - Member of Jabba's Gang (uncredited)   See fewer
John Altman
Rebel Pilot (uncredited) Rebel Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
Franki Anderson
Buboicullaar - Jabba's Frog-Dog Bodyguard (uncredited) Buboicullaar - Jabba's Frog-Dog Bodyguard (uncredited)   See fewer
Glyn Baker
Lieutenant Endicott - Imperial Officer (uncredited) Lieutenant Endicott - Imperial Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
Erik Bauersfeld
Bib Fortuna / Admiral Ackbar (voice) (uncredited) Bib Fortuna / Admiral Ackbar (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
Dickey Beer
Barada / Stormtrooper / Biker Scout (uncredited) Barada / Stormtrooper / Biker Scout (uncredited)   See fewer
Ailsa Berk
Amanaman - Jabba's Bounty Hunter (uncredited) Amanaman - Jabba's Bounty Hunter (uncredited)   See fewer
Don Bies
Barquin D'an / Boba Fett (special edition) (uncredited) Barquin D'an / Boba Fett (special edition) (uncredited)   See fewer
Richard Bonehill
Stormtrooper / Nien Nunb / Mon Calamari / Ree Yees / Mosep / … (uncredited) See more Stormtrooper / Nien Nunb / Mon Calamari / Ree Yees / Mosep / Z-Winged Pilot / Tie Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
Darrell Brook
Rebel Pilot at Ewok Celebration (uncredited) Rebel Pilot at Ewok Celebration (uncredited)   See fewer
Russell Brook
Red X-wing Pilot (uncredited) Red X-wing Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
Paul Brooke
Malakili - Rancor Keeper (uncredited) Malakili - Rancor Keeper (uncredited)   See fewer
Ben Burtt
'Freeze' Officer in Endor Bunker / Tortured Power Droid (voice) (uncredited) 'Freeze' Officer in Endor Bunker / Tortured Power Droid (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
Maurice Bush
Dengar - The Bounty Hunter (uncredited) Dengar - The Bounty Hunter (uncredited)   See fewer
Trevor Butterfield
Lieutenant Blount - Rebel Soldier / Trandoshan - Member of Jabba's Gang / Stormtrooper / Calamari Warrior / Giran - Malakili's Assistant (uncredited) Lieutenant Blount - Rebel Soldier / Trandoshan - Member of Jabba's Gang / Stormtrooper / Calamari Warrior / Giran - Malakili's Assistant (uncredited)   See fewer
Vivienne Chandler
Dorovia Bold - X-Wing Fighter Pilot (uncredited) Dorovia Bold - X-Wing Fighter Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
David Church
Lieutenant Judder Page - Rebel Soldier (uncredited) Lieutenant Judder Page - Rebel Soldier (uncredited)   See fewer
Tony Clarkin
Storm Trooper (uncredited) Storm Trooper (uncredited)   See fewer
Harold Cole
Darth Vader (uncredited) Darth Vader (uncredited)   See fewer
Kenneth Coombs
Imperial Officer (uncredited) Imperial Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
Stephen Costantino
Gamorrean Guard (uncredited) Gamorrean Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
Sean Crawford
Saelt 'Yak Face' Marae -Member of Jabba's Gang / Mon Calamari Officer (uncredited) Saelt 'Yak Face' Marae -Member of Jabba's Gang / Mon Calamari Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
Adeal Crooms
Wicket W. Warrick (voice) (uncredited) Wicket W. Warrick (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
Andy Cunningham
Ephant Mon (uncredited) Ephant Mon (uncredited)   See fewer
Ronny Cush
X-Wing Pilot (uncredited) X-Wing Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
Daniel D'Arcy
Pilot (uncredited) Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
Kim Davis
Ewok (uncredited) Ewok (uncredited)   See fewer
Peter Diamond
Biker Scout Pushed Off Bike (uncredited) Biker Scout Pushed Off Bike (uncredited)   See fewer
Mark Dodson
Salacious Crumb (voice) (uncredited) Salacious Crumb (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
Michael Drew
Jake Farrell - Lead Rebel A-wing Pilot (uncredited) Jake Farrell - Lead Rebel A-wing Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
Richard Driscoll
X-Wing Fighter (uncredited) X-Wing Fighter (uncredited)   See fewer
Tim Dry
J'Quille - Jabba's Bounty Hunter / Tanus Spijek - Jabba's Informant (uncredited) J'Quille - Jabba's Bounty Hunter / Tanus Spijek - Jabba's Informant (uncredited)   See fewer
Ian Durrant
Rebel (uncredited) Rebel (uncredited)   See fewer
Tracey Eddon
Rebel Soldier (uncredited) Rebel Soldier (uncredited)   See fewer
Douglas Farrell
Ewok (uncredited) Ewok (uncredited)   See fewer
Alan Flyng
Imperial Officer - Executor (uncredited) Imperial Officer - Executor (uncredited)   See fewer
Ernie Fosselius
Giran - Rancor Keeper (voice) (uncredited) Giran - Rancor Keeper (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
Stuart Fox
Death Star Trooper Jad Bean (uncredited) Death Star Trooper Jad Bean (uncredited)   See fewer
Leroy Golding
Rebel Soldier at Death Star Briefing (uncredited) Rebel Soldier at Death Star Briefing (uncredited)   See fewer
David Gonzales
Ak-Rev - Drummer & Percussionist of The Max Rebo Band (uncredited) Ak-Rev - Drummer & Percussionist of The Max Rebo Band (uncredited)   See fewer
Isaac Grand
Gamorrean Guard (uncredited) Gamorrean Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
Anthony Guilding
Rebel Crewman (uncredited) Rebel Crewman (uncredited)   See fewer
Nelson Hall
Doda Bodonawieedo / Boba Fett (special edition) (uncredited) Doda Bodonawieedo / Boba Fett (special edition) (uncredited)   See fewer
Poppy Hands
Rebel Pilot Sila Kott (uncredited) Rebel Pilot Sila Kott (uncredited)   See fewer
Gordon Hann
Captain Yutani - Rebel Soldier (uncredited) Captain Yutani - Rebel Soldier (uncredited)   See fewer
Alan Harris
Stormtrooper (uncredited) Stormtrooper (uncredited)   See fewer
Mike Havord
Colonel Jendon - Imperial Co-Pilot of ST321 (uncredited) Colonel Jendon - Imperial Co-Pilot of ST321 (uncredited)   See fewer
Lynne Hazelden
Karie Neth - Y Wing Pilot, Grey Squadron (uncredited) Karie Neth - Y Wing Pilot, Grey Squadron (uncredited)   See fewer
Walter Henry
Council Member in Briefing Room (uncredited) Council Member in Briefing Room (uncredited)   See fewer
Frank Henson
Skiff Guard / Biker Scout / Stormtrooper (uncredited) Skiff Guard / Biker Scout / Stormtrooper (uncredited)   See fewer
Philip Herbert
Hermi Odle - Jabba's 2nd Servant (uncredited) Hermi Odle - Jabba's 2nd Servant (uncredited)   See fewer
Barrie Holland
Lt. Renz - 'Rebel Scum' Officer in Bunker (uncredited) Lt. Renz - 'Rebel Scum' Officer in Bunker (uncredited)   See fewer
Larry Holt
Taym Dren-garen / Biker Scout / Sergeant Bruckman (uncredited) Taym Dren-garen / Biker Scout / Sergeant Bruckman (uncredited)   See fewer
Gerald Home
Tessek / Mon Calamari Officer (uncredited) Tessek / Mon Calamari Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
Velma Horne
Oola (uncredited) Oola (uncredited)   See fewer
William Hoyland
Imperial Commander (unconfirmed) (uncredited) Imperial Commander (unconfirmed) (uncredited)   See fewer
Colin Hunt
Rancor Guard / Rebel Ranger (uncredited) Rancor Guard / Rebel Ranger (uncredited)   See fewer
Carolyn Irving
Jabba's Palace Dancer (uncredited) Jabba's Palace Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
Jasper Jacob
Captain Yorr - Imperial Pilot of ST321 (uncredited) Captain Yorr - Imperial Pilot of ST321 (uncredited)   See fewer
Monty Jordan
Weequay Skiff Guard (uncredited) Weequay Skiff Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
Michael Josephs
Janus Greejatus - Emperor Palpatine's Advisor (uncredited) Janus Greejatus - Emperor Palpatine's Advisor (uncredited)   See fewer
Paul Klein
BG-J38 - Jabba's Robot Servant (uncredited) BG-J38 - Jabba's Robot Servant (uncredited)   See fewer
Eiji Kusuhara
Lieutenant Telsij - Grey Squadron (uncredited) Lieutenant Telsij - Grey Squadron (uncredited)   See fewer
Larin Lahr
GONK Droid (uncredited) GONK Droid (uncredited)   See fewer
Anthony Lang
Sim Aloo - Emperor Palpatine's Advisor (uncredited) Sim Aloo - Emperor Palpatine's Advisor (uncredited)   See fewer
Arnold Lee
Rayc Ryjerd - Jabba's Smuggler (uncredited) Rayc Ryjerd - Jabba's Smuggler (uncredited)   See fewer
Julius LeFlore
Skiff Master / Yotts Orren / Stormtrooper / Biker Scout (uncredited) Skiff Master / Yotts Orren / Stormtrooper / Biker Scout (uncredited)   See fewer
Richard Lentz
Jet Technician (uncredited) Jet Technician (uncredited)   See fewer
Swee Lim
Hoover (uncredited) Hoover (uncredited)   See fewer
John Maloney
Rancor Guard (uncredited) Rancor Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
Paul Markham
Imperial Officer (uncredited) Imperial Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
Richard Marquand
Maj. Marquand - AT-ST Driver / EV-9D9 (voice) (uncredited) Maj. Marquand - AT-ST Driver / EV-9D9 (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
Hilton McRae
Arvel Crynyd (uncredited) Arvel Crynyd (uncredited)   See fewer
George Miller
Gamorrean Guard (uncredited) Gamorrean Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
Billy J. Mitchell
Keir Santage (Red Seven) (uncredited) Keir Santage (Red Seven) (uncredited)   See fewer
Ralph G. Morse
Stormtrooper (uncredited) Stormtrooper (uncredited)   See fewer
Ann Murray
Female A-Wing Pilot (uncredited) Female A-Wing Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
Terence Mustoo
X-Wing pilot (uncredited) X-Wing pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
Amanda Noar
Jess - Female Musician flirting with Bib Fortuna (uncredited) Jess - Female Musician flirting with Bib Fortuna (uncredited)   See fewer
Jack Orris
Kin Jian - Gunner Grey Leader (uncredited) Kin Jian - Gunner Grey Leader (uncredited)   See fewer
Quentin Pierre
Myn Kyneugh - Emperor's Royal Guard (uncredited) Myn Kyneugh - Emperor's Royal Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
Mike Quinn
Nien Nunb / Ree-Yees / Sy Snootles / Yoda / Wol Cabbashite (uncredited) Nien Nunb / Ree-Yees / Sy Snootles / Yoda / Wol Cabbashite (uncredited)   See fewer
Barry Robertson
Gamorrean Guard (uncredited) Gamorrean Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
Richard Robinson
Yuzzum (uncredited) Yuzzum (uncredited)   See fewer
Peter Ross-Murray
Nikto (uncredited) Nikto (uncredited)   See fewer
Kipsang Rotich
Nien Nunb (voice) (uncredited) Nien Nunb (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
Deep Roy
Droopy McCool (uncredited) Droopy McCool (uncredited)   See fewer
Peter Roy
Major Olander Brit - Rebel (uncredited) Major Olander Brit - Rebel (uncredited)   See fewer
Terry Sach
A-Wing Pilot (uncredited) A-Wing Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
Errol Shaker
Y-Wing Pilot (uncredited) Y-Wing Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
Tina Simmons
Rebel Technician (uncredited) Rebel Technician (uncredited)   See fewer
John Simpkin
Klaatu (uncredited) Klaatu (uncredited)   See fewer
Timothy Sinclair
Y-Wing Pilot (uncredited) Y-Wing Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
Anthony Smee
Imperial Officer - 'Open the Back Door' (unconfirmed) (uncredited) Imperial Officer - 'Open the Back Door' (unconfirmed) (uncredited)   See fewer
Hugh Spight
Gamorrean Guard (uncredited) Gamorrean Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
Paul Springer
Ree Yees (uncredited) Ree Yees (uncredited)   See fewer
Guy Standeven
Rebel Council Member in Briefing Room (uncredited) Rebel Council Member in Briefing Room (uncredited)   See fewer
Tony Star
Gamorrean Guard (uncredited) Gamorrean Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
Michael Stevens
Colonel Airen Cracken - Rebel Soldier on Millennium Falcon (uncredited) Colonel Airen Cracken - Rebel Soldier on Millennium Falcon (uncredited)   See fewer
David Stone
B-Wing Pilot (uncredited) B-Wing Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
Phil Tippett
Rancor - Jabba's Pet Monster (uncredited) Rancor - Jabba's Pet Monster (uncredited)   See fewer
Marolyn Turk
Beedo - Jabba's Bounty Hunter (uncredited) Beedo - Jabba's Bounty Hunter (uncredited)   See fewer
John Tynan
Bunker Control Room Operator (uncredited) Bunker Control Room Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
Jules Walter
Rennek (uncredited) Rennek (uncredited)   See fewer
Larry Ward
Jabba the Hutt (voice) (uncredited) Jabba the Hutt (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
Robert Watts
Lt. Watts - AT-ST Driver (uncredited) Lt. Watts - AT-ST Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
Pat Welsh
Boushh (voice) (uncredited) Boushh (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
Paul Weston
Vedain - Sand Skiff Pilot (uncredited) Vedain - Sand Skiff Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
Corey Dee Williams
Klaatu (uncredited) Klaatu (uncredited)   See fewer
Simon J. Williamson
Max Rebo (uncredited) Max Rebo (uncredited)   See fewer
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