PG | | Action, Adventure
In 1936, archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before Adolf Hitler's Nazis can obtain its awesome powers.
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
Back to the Future
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Saving Private Ryan
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
Philip Kaufman shares story credit with George Lucas, because they originally dreamed up the film together in the 1970s. Reportedly, it was Kaufman's idea to pursue the Lost Ark of the Covenant. Originally, Kaufman was going to direct.
The Hovitos are near.
Satipo: The poison is still fresh, three days. They're following us.
Barranca: If they knew we were here, they would have killed us already.
At the site of the German dig, Indy is lowered into an underground chamber. With a brush he sweeps sand from an engraved stone to reveal hieroglyphics. In close up shots we see four circles with sand close to the circle on the left. In camera shots from a greater distance, more sand has been swept away to the left of the four circles.
The mountain in the Paramount logo dissolves into the mountain in the Peruvian jungle.
ABC edited 24 seconds from this film for its 1986 network television premiere.
English, German, Hebrew, Spanish, Arabic, Nepali
$1,673,731 (USA) (9 September 2012)