Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

In 1936, archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis can obtain its awesome powers.

All Releases

Domestic (63.6%)
International (36.4%)
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorParamount Pictures
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Domestic Opening$8,305,823
Earliest Release DateJune 12, 1981 (Domestic)
Running Time1 hr 55 min
GenresAction Adventure

By Release

Release GroupRolloutMarketsDomesticInternationalWorldwide
Original ReleaseJune 12, 1981Domestic$212,222,025$212,222,025
1982 Re-releaseJuly 16, 1982Domestic$21,437,879$21,437,879
1983 Re-releaseMarch 25, 1983Domestic$11,374,454$11,374,454
2012 IMAX ReleaseSeptember 7-21, 2012EMEA, Domestic$3,125,613$207,241$3,332,854
2023 Re-releaseJune 4, 2023Domestic
2021 Re-releaseAPAC$116,782$116,782

By Region

Domestic# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
EMEA# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
United Kingdom1$207,2414,564
APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
New Zealand1$11,8045,031