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

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

Label
Star wars, Episode V, Empire strikes back
Title
Star wars
Title number
Episode V
Title part
Empire strikes back
Statement of responsibility
Lucasfilm Ltd. ; produced by Gary Kurtz ; story by George Lucas ; screenplay by Leigh Brackett and Lawrence Kasdan ; directed by Irvin Kershner
Title variation
  • Empire strikes back
  • Star wars
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fleeing the evil Galactic Empire, the rebels abandon their new base on Hoth. Princess Leia, Han Solo, R2-D2 and C-3P0 escape in the damaged Millenium Falcon. Later, on Bespin, they are captured by Lord Darth Vader. Luke Skywalker, meanwhile, follows Ben Kenobi's posthumous command and receives Jedi training by Yoda on Dagobah
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter Suschitzky ; editor, Paul Hirsch ; music, John Williams ; costume designer, John Mollo ; production designer, Norman Reynolds ; visual effects, Terrence Masson
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for sci-fi action violence
LC call number
PN1995.9.S26
LC item number
S737 2006
PerformerNote
  • Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams, Anthony Daniels, David Prowse, Peter Mayhew, Kenny Baker, Alec Guinness
  • Voices: Frank Oz, James Earl Jones, Clive Revill
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1942-
  • 1937-
  • 1935-
  • 1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kershner, Irvin
  • Hamill, Mark
  • Ford, Harrison
  • Fisher, Carrie
  • Williams, Billy Dee
  • Daniels, Anthony
  • Prowse, Dave
  • Oz, Frank
  • Jones, James Earl
  • Revill, Clive
  • Suschitzky, Peter
  • Williams, John
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Skywalker, Luke (Fictitious character)
  • Vader, Darth (Fictitious character)
  • Prisons
  • Presos
  • Amistad
Target audience
general
Label
Star wars, Episode V, Empire strikes back, Lucasfilm Ltd. ; produced by Gary Kurtz ; story by George Lucas ; screenplay by Leigh Brackett and Lawrence Kasdan ; directed by Irvin Kershner, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1980
  • Special features: Disc 1: Widescreen feature (Enhanced version); Commentary by George Lucas, Irvin Kershner, Ben Burtt, Lawrence Kasdan, Dennis Muran, and Carrie Fisher; Easter egg - credit roll ; Disc 2: Widescreen original theatrical movie version; XBox playable game demo; Lego game trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm68571836
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Limited ed. ; Enhanced trilogy version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 127 min.)
Isbn
0245432638388
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543263838
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2236383
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Star wars, Episode V, Empire strikes back, Lucasfilm Ltd. ; produced by Gary Kurtz ; story by George Lucas ; screenplay by Leigh Brackett and Lawrence Kasdan ; directed by Irvin Kershner, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1980
  • Special features: Disc 1: Widescreen feature (Enhanced version); Commentary by George Lucas, Irvin Kershner, Ben Burtt, Lawrence Kasdan, Dennis Muran, and Carrie Fisher; Easter egg - credit roll ; Disc 2: Widescreen original theatrical movie version; XBox playable game demo; Lego game trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm68571836
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Limited ed. ; Enhanced trilogy version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 127 min.)
Isbn
0245432638388
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543263838
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2236383
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX surround
Video recording format
DVD
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