A Cold Intergalactic Battle
It was 40 years ago today, on 20 May 1980, that Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back was released at the cinema in the UK and here’s it’s opening battle on Hoth to commemorate this…
Darth Vader is adamant about turning Luke Skywalker to the dark side. Master Yoda trains Luke to become a Jedi Knight while his friends try to fend off the Imperial fleet.
Release date: 20 May 1980 (United Kingdom)
Director: Irvin Kershner
Here’s the film’s original trailer