The Resource Star Wars, Episode V, The empire strikes back, [Lucasfilm Ltd.] ; produced by Gary Kurtz ; screenplay by Leigh Brackett and Lawrence Kasdan ; story by George Lucas ; directed by Irvin Kershner, (videorecording)

Star Wars, Episode V, The empire strikes back, [Lucasfilm Ltd.] ; produced by Gary Kurtz ; screenplay by Leigh Brackett and Lawrence Kasdan ; story by George Lucas ; directed by Irvin Kershner, (videorecording)

Label
Star Wars, Episode V, The empire strikes back
Title
Star Wars
Title number
Episode V
Title part
The empire strikes back
Statement of responsibility
[Lucasfilm Ltd.] ; produced by Gary Kurtz ; screenplay by Leigh Brackett and Lawrence Kasdan ; story by George Lucas ; directed by Irvin Kershner
Title variation
  • Empire strikes back
  • Star wars V, the empire strikes back
  • Star wars trilogy
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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 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 an ultimate duel with Darth Vader
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Peter Suschitzky; editor, Paul Hirsch; story, George Lucas ; executive producer, George Lucas ; music, John Williams
Dewey number
  • 791.43/75
  • 791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English, French or Spanish dialogue; optional English subtitles ; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.E47574 2004
PerformerNote
Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams, Anthony Daniels, David Prowse, Kenny Baker, Peter Mayhew, Frank Oz
Runtime
129
Series statement
Star Wars trilogy
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Star Wars, Episode V, The empire strikes back, [Lucasfilm Ltd.] ; produced by Gary Kurtz ; screenplay by Leigh Brackett and Lawrence Kasdan ; story by George Lucas ; directed by Irvin Kershner, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1980
  • Updates include those in the 1997 theatrical release "special edition' with remastered image and sound quality and fixed special effects, and some auditory and scene alterations by George Lucas
  • Special features: Commentary by George Lucas, Irvin Kershner, Ben Burtt, Dennis Muren and Carrie Fisher; DVD-ROM weblink to exclusive Star Wars content
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
  • Episode 5:
  • The empire strikes back / director, Irvin Kershner
Control code
ocm56481723
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed. ; updated version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 129 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543123415
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2222341
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56481723
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX, Dolby surround, THX certified
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Star Wars, Episode V, The empire strikes back, [Lucasfilm Ltd.] ; produced by Gary Kurtz ; screenplay by Leigh Brackett and Lawrence Kasdan ; story by George Lucas ; directed by Irvin Kershner, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1980
  • Updates include those in the 1997 theatrical release "special edition' with remastered image and sound quality and fixed special effects, and some auditory and scene alterations by George Lucas
  • Special features: Commentary by George Lucas, Irvin Kershner, Ben Burtt, Dennis Muren and Carrie Fisher; DVD-ROM weblink to exclusive Star Wars content
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
  • Episode 5:
  • The empire strikes back / director, Irvin Kershner
Control code
ocm56481723
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed. ; updated version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 129 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543123415
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2222341
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56481723
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX, Dolby surround, THX certified
Video recording format
DVD

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