Raiders of the Lost Ark

1981 PG 1h 55m 8.4

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.

The year is 1936. An archeology professor named Indiana Jones is venturing in the jungles of South America searching for a golden statue. Unfortunately, he sets off a deadly trap but miraculously escapes. Then, Jones hears from a museum curator named Marcus Brody about a biblical artifact called The Ark of the Covenant, which can hold the key to human existence. Jones has to venture to vast places such as Nepal and Egypt to find this artifact. However, he will have to fight his enemy Rene Belloq and a band of Nazis in order to reach it.

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Info about Raiders of the Lost Ark

Studio(s): Paramount, Lucasfilm Ltd.

Originally Released: United States on Jun 12, 1981

Box Office Gross: $389,925,971.00

Budget: $20,000,000.00

Genres: Action, Adventure