Raiders of the Lost Ark

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

Indiana Jones - the new hero from the creators of JAWS and STAR WARS.

  • Genre: Adventure, Action
  • Release Date: 1981-06-12
  • User Rating: 7.9/10 from 6948 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 55min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Lucasfilm
  • Production Country: United States of America
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When Dr. Indiana Jones – the tweed-suited professor who just happens to be a celebrated archaeologist – is hired by the government to locate the legendary Ark of the Covenant, he finds himself up against the entire Nazi regime.

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  • Harrison Ford

    as Indiana Jones
  • Karen Allen

    as Marion Ravenwood
  • Paul Freeman

    as Dr. René Belloq
  • John Rhys-Davies

    as Sallah
  • Ronald Lacey

    as Major Arnold Toht
  • Wolf Kahler

    as Colonel Dietrich
  • Anthony Higgins

    as Gobler
  • Denholm Elliott

    as Dr. Marcus Brody
  • Alfred Molina

    as Satipo
  • Vic Tablian

    as Barranca / Monkey Man
  • Don Fellows

    as Col. Musgrove
  • William Hootkins

    as Major Eaton
  • George Harris

    as Katanga
  • Fred Sorenson

    as Jock
  • Anthony Chinn

    as Mohan
  • Eddie Tagoe

    as Messenger Pirate
  • Bill Reimbold

    as Bureaucrat
  • Patrick Durkin

    as Australian Climber
  • Matthew Scurfield

    as 2nd. Nazi
  • Malcolm Weaver

    as Ratty Nepalese
  • Sonny Caldinez

    as Mean Mongolian
  • Pat Roach

    as Giant Sherpa / 1st Mechanic
  • Christopher Frederick

    as Otto
  • Tutte Lemkow

    as Imam
  • Ishaq Bux

    as Omar
  • Kiran Shah

    as Abu
  • Souad Messaoudi

    as Fayah
  • Terry Richards

    as Arab Swordsman
  • Steve Hanson

    as German Agent
  • Frank Marshall

    as Pilot
  • Martin Kreidt

    as Young Soldier
  • John Rees

    as Sergeant
  • Tony Vogel

    as Tall Captain
  • Ted Grossman

    as Peruvian Porter
  • Vic Armstrong

    as German Soldier (uncredited)
  • Peter Diamond

    as German Soldier (uncredited)
  • Nick Gillard

    as German Soldier (uncredited)
  • Romo Gorrara

    as German Soldier (uncredited)
  • Rick Lester

    as German Soldier (uncredited)
  • Rocky Taylor

    as German Soldier (uncredited)
  • Reg Harding

    as German Lieutenant (uncredited)
  • Harry Fielder

    as German (uncredited)
  • Barrie Holland

    as Archivist (uncredited)
  • Billy Horrigan

    as Gobler's Gunner (uncredited)
  • Terry Leonard

    as Driver of German Truck (uncredited)
  • Sergio Mioni

    as Driver of German Truck (uncredited)
  • Dennis Muren

    as Nazi Spy on the Airplane (uncredited)
  • Glenn Randall Jr.

    as Flying Wing Mechanic (uncredited)
  • Michael Sheard

    as U-Boat Captain (uncredited)
  • Frank Welker

    as Special Vocal Effects (voice) (uncredited)
Directing Steven Spielberg Director
Production Frank Marshall Producer
Production George Lucas Executive Producer
Production Howard G. Kazanjian Executive Producer
Sound John Williams Original Music Composer
Camera Douglas Slocombe Director of Photography
Editing Michael Kahn Editor
Editing George Lucas Editor
Production Jane Feinberg Casting
Production Mike Fenton Casting
Production Mary Selway Casting
Art Norman Reynolds Production Design
Sound Ben Burtt Sound Designer
Sound Richard L. Anderson Supervising Sound Effects Editor
Writing Lawrence Kasdan Screenplay
Writing George Lucas Story
Writing Philip Kaufman Story
Crew Terry Leonard Stunts
Visual Effects Paul Huston Visual Effects
Production Robert Watts Associate Producer
Crew Vic Armstrong Stunts
Crew Peter Diamond Stunts
Crew Romo Gorrara Stunts
Crew Rick Lester Stunts
Crew Rocky Taylor Stunts
Crew Reg Harding Stunts
Crew Billy Horrigan Stunts
Crew Sergio Mioni Stunts
Crew Glenn Randall Jr. Stunt Coordinator
Art Leslie Dilley Art Direction
Art Michael Ford Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Deborah Nadoolman Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Mike Lockey Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Tom Smith Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Sue Wain Assistant Costume Designer
Crew John Ott Driver
Crew Terry Pritchard Driver
Crew Michael Bay Production Intern
Production Bryan Coates Location Manager
Camera Paul Beeson Additional Photography
Visual Effects Richard Edlund Visual Effects Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Jim Gillespie Makeup Artist
Sound Herbert W. Spencer Orchestrator
Camera Chic Waterson Camera Operator
Production Douglas Twiddy Production Supervisor
Sound Carl Fortina Orchestrator
Crew Douglas Slocombe Cinematography