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Episode V, The Empire Strikes Back

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Luke Skywalker seeks out the mysterious jedi master Yoda while Han Solo and Princess Leia outrun the Imperial fleet en route to Cloud City.

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TEENREVIEWBOARD
Jun 07, 2018

The Empire Strikes Back seems to be a lot of fans favorite movie in the whole Star Wars franchise. I don’t fully agree on that. Yes, the movie is amazing when it comes to the effects, battle scenes, music and the greatest cinematic revel of all time but I just don’t see it being the best Star Wars movie. George Lucas the director of The Empire Strikes Back, toke a chance by making a new Star Wars movie that would fit in well to the series and it was worth it. Like I said before the movie became number one in a lot of fans hearts and led to the creation of more Star Wars films. I completely understand how this movie managed to become a favorite in the Star Wars franchise, the epic battle scenes left everyone wanting more while the more dramatic of scenes left some fans in shock. This movie whether you love it, or hate it will still be one of the best Star Wars movies. 4/5 @TheCanadianHufflepuff of the Teen Review Board of the Hamilton Public Library

Empire is commonly regarded as the best star wars film in the entire series. I disagree merely because i have more of a fondness towards the sixth episode. The movie opens with an incredible siege scene on the iconic snow planet of Hoth. The best parts of this film are the amazing visual settings. The crisp sterile look of the snow covered Hoth, the grimy dirty yet serene look of Dagobah, and the surreal floating city on Bespin. This movie was a sequel that met and surpassed the expectations that the first movie set for it. It is just as much of a classic as the first star wars. @ecozones of the Teen Review Board of the Hamilton Public Library

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reginator_22
Jan 26, 2018

Everybody loves this one, but I think it's cool and an okay sequel.

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flub
Jan 08, 2018

A classic Star Wars movie. I mean, it has one of the most famous lines in sci-fi history. Lando, Yoda, Han Solo, Luke, Leia, and for the real fans-Admiral Piett!

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1aa
Jan 08, 2018

Of all of the Star Wars movies I've seen thus far (parts 1 through 4, 7, and "Rogue One" (part 3.5), this one is the best: the action scenes aren't utterly ludicrous or overdone, subplots are engaging without being distracting, the acting isn't noticeably bad, and there is more real drama to it (eg., character development).

Probably the best sequal ever made.

There's not much more to say that hasn't been said before with Empire Strikes Back. It's just the perfect put together sci-fi flick of possibly all time! Star Wars fan or not, this movie has all elements and you don't have to be a sci-fil nerd to love this movie. It's been regarded as the best movie of all of the Star Wars movies bar none combined. Enough of reading and talking, go watch it and find out for yourself what you wished you'd known before and may the force be with you!

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TwilightBlue
Jan 19, 2017

I'm sick-to-death of Star Wars.

Better than the first four by a lot. Not a bad movie, Yoda is funny in this one.

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slave1
Feb 18, 2015

SPECIAL EDITION again! Why? The hologram of the EMPEROR FINALLY looks CORRECT! Boba Fett sounds like Jango Fett, Cloud City looks AMAZING, and you get to see ALL of the WAMPA!

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uzebdrumz
Dec 28, 2012

The characters return amid difficult circumstances that remain unresolved. Spoiler alert: we discover that Darth Vader is Luke's father! It's strange to watch a trilogy before watching the trilogy that preceded it, but that's how the saying goes, "I wish I didn't know now what I didn't know then." Well, if we had known then it wouldn't be as shocking.

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reginator_22
Jan 26, 2018

Luke: I won't fail you. I'm not afraid.

Yoda: You will be. You... will... be.

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Love_Legolas_111
Aug 29, 2013

Han (to Leia when she protests him leaving the rebel base): Come on! You want me to stay because of the way you feel about me! Leia: Yes! Your a great fighter! You're a natural leader! Han: No. That's not it. Come on. (gestures to his lips) Ahh! (seeing Leia looking flustered) Come on! Leia: You're imagining things! Han (sarcastically): Am I? Then why are you following me? Did I leave without giving you a goodbye kiss? Leia: I'd just as soon kiss a wookie! Han: I can arrange that! You could use a good kiss!

Sunnchilde Aug 19, 2011

"What's in there?" "Only what you take with you."

Sunnchilde Aug 19, 2011

"Your Tantan will freeze before you hit the first marker!" "Then I'll see you in hell!"

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Andrew6359
May 29, 2011

Do or do not. There is no try.
-Yoda

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