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.

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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
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Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal SkullMay 21, 2008$100.1M31.6%4,260$44.8M-55.3%$317.1M$473.6M$790.7M
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