Late 1990s: Reprised his The Raiders of the Lost Ark
(1981) role for a special film to be played in the line-up area for the "Indiana Jones" attraction at Disneyland.
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I cannot tell you how many people I have met that have said "Oh, by the way, I studied archaeology at University" or "I became an archaeologist largely because of The Raiders of the Lost Ark
(1981)." And I still meet youngsters who are going up to read archaeology and history at University because of Raiders.
According to an article in the Sunday Herald Sun (Melbourne, Australia), December 14, 2003, the actors who played the members of the Fellowship of the Ring got a tattoo as a memento of their shared experiences, except for Rhys-Davies, who sent his stunt double instead. According to the BellaOnline body art website, the double was martial artist Brett Beattie
, who in fact spent more film hours ...
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