Return of the Jedi returns to select theaters in celebration of its 40th anniversary
Star Wars Celebration has brought up a lot of stuff for Star Wars fanboys but as one of the older ones, this announcement is the one that resonates deeply for me. Return of the Jedi is set to return to select theaters to celebrate the film’s anniversary.
Check out the full poster for this limited release down below:
Here’s what StarWars.com wrote about the announcement:
“Jabba the Hutt. Speeder bikes. The Emperor and Ewoks. Star Wars: Return of the Jedi is turning 40, and will make its own triumphant return this month. Today, fans attending Star Wars Celebration Europe 2023 were the first to learn that the beloved sixth chapter in the Skywalker saga, Return of the Jedi, is heading back to theaters – its first official release in 26 years. Starting April 28, Return of the Jedi will return to select theaters in the US, UK, and other regions for a limited time, welcoming a whole new generation of fans to enjoy a full theatrical presentation of the iconic film for the very first time. As with the 40th anniversary screenings of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back in 2020, a striking new poster commemorating Return of the Jedi’s theatrical return has been created, again by artist Matt Ferguson,”
Star Wars: Return of the Jedi his theaters on April 28th.