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"The Adventure Continues..."

Yearning to watch 'The Empire Strikes Back' on your TV or mobile device at home? Discovering a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or watch the Irvin Kershner-directed movie via subscription can be a huge pain, so we here at Moviefone want to do right by you.

Read on for a listing of streaming and cable services - including rental, purchase, and subscription options - along with the availability of 'The Empire Strikes Back' on each platform. Now, before we get into the fundamentals of how you can watch 'The Empire Strikes Back' right now, here are some specifics about the Lucasfilm Ltd., 20th Century Fox science fiction flick.

Released May 17th, 1980, 'The Empire Strikes Back' stars Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams The PG movie has a runtime of about 2 hr 4 min, and received a user score of 84 (out of 100) on TMDb, which assembled reviews from 13,349 respected users.

What, so now you want to know what the movie’s about? Here's the plot: "The epic saga continues as Luke Skywalker, in hopes of defeating the evil Galactic Empire, learns the ways of the Jedi from aging master Yoda. But Darth Vader is more determined than ever to capture Luke. Meanwhile, rebel leader Princess Leia, cocky Han Solo, Chewbacca, and droids C-3PO and R2-D2 are thrown into various stages of capture, betrayal and despair."

'The Empire Strikes Back' is currently available to rent, purchase, or stream via subscription on Vudu, Microsoft Store, Apple iTunes, Amazon Video, YouTube, DIRECTV, AMC on Demand, Disney Plus, Google Play Movies, tru TV, TNT, TBS, and Spectrum On Demand .

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