Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

Archaeology professor Indiana Jones ventures to seize a biblical artefact known as the Ark of the Covenant. While doing so, he puts up a fight against Renee and a troop of Nazis.

All Releases

Domestic (63.6%)
$248,159,971
International (36.4%)
$141,766,000
Worldwide
$389,925,971
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorParamount Pictures
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Domestic Opening$8,305,823
Budget$18,000,000
Earliest Release DateJune 12, 1981 (Domestic)
MPAAPG
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, 2012Domestic, EMEA$3,125,613$207,241$3,332,854
2021 Re-releaseAPAC$116,782$116,782

By Region

Domestic# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Domestic4$248,159,971141
EMEA# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
United Kingdom1$207,2414,341
APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Australia1$104,9784,469
New Zealand1$11,8044,725