The movie that started a second successful franchise for Star Wars
star Harrison Ford
is also one of the greatest films ever made. We all know the whip, the Fedora, the wisecracks, the bad guys, the ex girlfriend, the snakes, and the melting face. Here we look at 10 things you never new About Indiana Jones and Raiders of the Lost Ark
His name is Indiana but he was born in a different state.
His nickname may be Indiana, but Doctor Jones originated in a different state altogether: Hawaii! Longtime pals George Lucas
and Steven Spielberg
were on vacation when they kicked around the idea for Raiders of the Lost Ark
, a swashbuckling homage to the old movie serials that also inspired Star Wars
was thinking of maybe directing a Bond film, but made Raiders instead.
Who else could have worn that fedora?Steven Spielberg
wanted Harrison Ford
pretty early in the process,