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Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

PG 115 min - Adventure, Action - 12 June 1981
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When Dr. Indiana Jones – the tweed-suited professor who just happens to be a celebrated archaeologist – is hired by the government to locate the legendary Ark of the Covenant, he finds himself up against the entire Nazi regime.

Director:  Steven Spielberg
Stars:  Harrison Ford, Karen Allen, Paul Freeman Ronald Lacey, John Rhys-Davies, Denholm Elliott, Wolf Kahler, Anthony Higgins, Vic Tablian, Don Fellows, William Hootkins, Alfred Molina, Eddie Tagoe, George Harris, Bill Reimbold, Fred Sorenson, Patrick Durkin, Matthew Scurfield, Malcolm Weaver, Sonny Caldinez, Anthony Chinn, Pat Roach, Christopher Frederick, Tutte Lemkow, Ishaq Bux, Kiran Shah, Souad Messaoudi, Terry Richards, Steve Hanson, Frank Marshall, Martin Kreidt, John Rees, Tony Vogel, Ted Grossman, Vic Armstrong, Peter Diamond, Nick Gillard, Romo Gorrara, Rick Lester, Rocky Taylor, Reg Harding, Harry Fielder, Barrie Holland, Billy Horrigan, Terry Leonard, Sergio Mioni, Dennis Muren, Glenn Randall Jr., Michael Sheard, Frank Welker

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Storyline

When Dr. Indiana Jones – the tweed-suited professor who just happens to be a celebrated archaeologist – is hired by the government to locate the legendary Ark of the Covenant, he finds himself up against the entire Nazi regime.


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Tagline: Indiana Jones - the new hero from the creators of JAWS and STAR WARS.

Genres: Adventure, Action

Details

Official Website:  http://www.indianajones.com
Country:   United States of America
Language:  English, Spanish, German, Hebrew, Arabic,
Release Date:  12 June 1981

Box Office

Budget:  $18,000,000
Revenue:  $389,925,971

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Lucasfilm, Paramount Pictures

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 55 min

Academy Award Nominations and Wins

ART DIRECTION — Art Direction: Norman Reynolds, Leslie Dilley; Set Decoration: Michael Ford – WON
CINEMATOGRAPHY — Douglas Slocombe
DIRECTING — Steven Spielberg
FILM EDITING — Michael Kahn  – WON
MUSIC (Original Score) — John Williams
BEST PICTURE — Frank Marshall, Producer
SOUND — Bill Varney, Steve Maslow, Gregg Landaker, Roy Charman – WON
VISUAL EFFECTS — Richard Edlund, Kit West, Bruce Nicholson, Joe Johnston – WON
SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD (Sound Effects Editing) — Ben Burtt, Richard L. Anderson – WON


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