Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

After the Rebels are brutally overpowered by the Empire on the ice planet Hoth, Luke Skywalker begins Jedi training with Yoda, while his friends are pursued by Darth Vader and a bounty hunter named Boba Fett all over the galaxy.

Filming Locations

Vestland, Norway
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
London, Greater London, United Kingdom
San Francisco, California, United States

Filming Dates

5 March 1979 - 24 September 1979


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Filming Locations

exterior Hoth scenes

Hardangerjøkulen Glacier, Finse, Norway

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Elstree Studios, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire, England, UK

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Lee International Studios, Wembley, London, England, UK

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partial explosion scenes

San Francisco Armory, 1800 Mission Street, San Francisco, California, USA

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