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Raiders of the Lost Ark
My Rating:
(out of 5 stars)
5 Stars
Raiders of the Lost Ark Poster
Primary Location: First Saw:In Theatre Saw at/with: Peter Loge & his mom at Showcase Orange
Rating: Year: 1981 Category: Action
Director: Steven Spielberg Time: 115 min. Writer: George Lucas & Philip Kaufman

Mine: Great stuff. As much fun as anyone has ever had at the movies. Ford is great!
Leonard Maltin/Plot synopsis: A roller-coaster ride of a movie, rekindling the spirit of Saturday matinee serials but outdoing them for genuine thrills and chills. Ford plays Indiana Jones, an archeologist-adventurer who goes globe-trotting in search of a unique religious artifact and runs into bloodcurdling danger every step of the way. Perhaps a bit too much at times, but why carp? Conceived by Spielberg and George Lucas, with Philip Kaufman; scripted by Lawrence Kasdan. Visual effects, editing, sound effects editing, and art direction-set decoration all earned Oscars. Followed by two INDIANA JONES films and TV series The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles. Panavision.
User Reviews:
Kim's rating:
5 Stars
(out of 5 stars)
This is an AWESOME adventure film with LOTS of everything. It's one of my favorite, all-time movies and I can still watch it with amazement each time. Harrison Ford is not too hard on the eyes either.
The Corrector's rating:
5 Stars
(out of 5 stars)
Story by George Lucas and Philip Kaufman, Screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan.
Alex Krajci's rating:
2 Stars
(out of 5 stars)
1981's Raiders Is My Favorite Indiana Jones Film, I Like It Because Of Steven Spielberg's Direction, Lawrence Kasdan's Screenplay, Douglas Slocombe's Cinematography, Michael Kahn's Editing And John Williams Score, One Of My Favorite Film Scenes That I Like Is When Indiana Jones Get's Chased By A Giant Boulder.
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