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Year: 1981
Saga: Indiana Jones
Original Title: Raiders of the Lost Ark
Length: 115 minutes
Genre: Adventure, Action
Studios: Lucasfilm, Paramount Pictures

Release Dates

United Kingdom: July 31 1981

United States: June 12 1981

Ranking

Ranking: 688 out of 15,425 movies (up 45)

Ranked #312 in list 'The best movies ever'

8,6

8.6 by 67 users

Plot

The film is set in 1936, when Nazi Germany is expanding its power, a little before the second world war. Adolf Hitler is looking for the ark dela alliance, a relic whose power could destroy the enemy armies. Therefore, the government of the United States can not allow the German dictator do with it, to find the Ark before the Nazis, sent to the archaeologist Henry Jones, better known as Indiana Jones, who has just returned from South America on a mission failed. Indiana Jones moved to Nepal, where he meets his former lover Marion Ravenwood. Although at first she is not willing to help, in the end yields and together they go to Cairo, where they hope to find the ark, though the Nazis are already there.

Awards

Premios
Año
Nominaciones
Premios ganados
Academy Awards (Oscars)Academy Awards (Oscars)
1982
7
3
Golden GlobesGolden Globes
1982
1
-
BAFTA AwardsBAFTA Awards
1982
6
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Director

Cast Raiders of the Lost Ark

Harrison Ford

Harrison Ford

Indiana Jones

Karen Allen

Karen Allen

Marion Ravenwood

Paul Freeman

Paul Freeman

Dr Rene Bellog

Ronald Lacey

Ronald Lacey

Alcalde Arnold Totht

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