Saturday, September 8, 2007

Raiders of the Lost Ark

Directed by: Steven Spielberg
also known as
Indiana Jones and The Raiders of the Lost Ark..
The creators of JAWS and STAR WARS now bring you the ultimate hero in the ultimate adventure..
The Return of the Great Adventure..
this movie was released by Paramount Pictures in 1981..
this is the first Indiana Jones film..
it was released June 12, 1981.. it's a huge success.. a highest grossing film that earns almost $384 million worldwide.. it was also the highest grossing film at that time..
Indiana Jones is the heroic fictional archaeologist.. and also a professor.. an expert in occult.. because of his knowledge.. Dr. Indiana Jones was hired by the U.S Government to find the Ark of the Covenant, which is believed to hold the ten commandments.. upon searching the Ark of the Covenant.. he faces different challenges.. he confronts different snakes and not just wild animals but also those who are after to the said treasure such as the agents of Hitler, Indy and even Nazis..

Harrison Ford
as Indiana Jones
Karen Allen as Marion Ravenwood - daughter of Indiana Jones mentor
Paul Freeman as Dr. Rene Belloq - also an archaeologist who's also after the Ark
Ronald Lacey as Major Arnold Toht - interrogator for the Nazis.. died because of the supernatural power of the Ark..
Denholm Elliott as Dr. Marcus Brody - museum curator.. buyer of any artifacts..
Wolf Kahler as Colonel Dietrich - Nazis officer.. the leader in securing the Ark..



Coeli said...

The Indiana Jones trilogy is like on my top 10 favorite movies ever. I can't wait for the 4th one to come out!