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The Empire Strikes Back, the second film in the iconic Star Wars sci-fi trilogy, is about a band of adventurers seeking to save the galaxy from a tyrannical regime.  Our heroes, Luke, Leia, and Han Solo, find themselves on the ice planet Hoth at the start of the film, under direct threat from Darth Vader and the evil Imperial army. They barely escape imminent capture as Luke goes to train with Yoda on the planet Dagobah, while Han and Leia make their way to the cloud city Bespin to recruit help from an old friend. Luke’s training is interrupted as he senses an evil disturbance in the magical “force” he’s attuned to, he realizes his friends are in danger and rushes to their aide. Han and Leia are captured, Han is frozen in carbonite, Luke fights Darth Vader, learns he is his father, then loses a hand in the subsequent battle, ending the film on a grim note with the protagonists’ plans stifled.

The Empire Strikes Back is about a band of adventurers seeking to save the galaxy from a tyrannical regime. The story revolves around Luke, Leia, and Han Solo, who find themselves on the ice planet Hoth under direct threat from Darth Vader and the evil Imperial army.  They barely escape imminent capture, as Luke goes to train with Yoda on the planet Dagobah, while Han and Leia make their way to the cloud city Bespin to recruit help from an old friend. Luke’s training is interrupted as he sense an evil disturbance in the magical “force” he’s attuned to, he realizes his friends are in danger and rushes to their aid. Han gets frozen in carbonite and sold for a bounty, Luke fights Darth Vader, learns he is his father, then loses a hand in the subsequent battle, ending the film on a grim note with the protagonist’s plans stifled.

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