‘Indiana Jones’ Movies in Order and How to Watch Them

by Jeremy Spirogis
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Get able to go on an journey with Dr. Henry Walton “Indiana” Jones Jr., the fictional character created by filmmaker George Lucas and portrayed by actor Harrison Ford on the massive display screen. 

Debuting within the 1980s, the Indiana Jones motion pictures impressed many — ourselves included — to take an curiosity in archaeology due to Jones’ job as an archaeology professor who goes on action-packed adventures when he’s not within the classroom. Ahead, discover out extra in regards to the iconic motion pictures directed by Steven Spielberg and the way to watch the every movie within the franchise.  

1. ‘Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark’

Kicking off the franchise in 1981, Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark launched Ford because the knowledgable faculty professor Indiana Jones, usually referred to as “Indy,” residing in 1936 America who acquired whisked away from academia courtesy of the U.S. authorities. His mission? Locate the Ark of the Covenant earlier than Adolf Hitler and his Nazi troopers may retrieve it to additional their plan of world domination. 

With his now-iconic whip, Ford’s character efficiently accomplished his mission and laid the groundwork for future motion pictures due to a profitable opening weekend on the field workplace that led to Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark incomes $212 million in home gross sales, in accordance with Box Office Mojo. 

Harrison Ford as Indiana Jones in 'Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom'
Harrison Ford as Indiana Jones in ‘Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom’ | Paramount/Getty Image

Netflix customers, Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark is out there on the streaming service. Unfortunately, the primary installment within the Indiana Jones franchise isn’t streaming on Hulu though it’s accessible to hire ($3.99) or purchase ($16.99) on Amazon Prime Video. Audiences gave the movie a 96% on Rotten Tomatoes whereas critics gave it a 95%. It feels like a win for Lucas, Spielberg, and Ford. 

2. ‘Indiana Jones and the Temple Of Doom’

Three years after Ford first donned Indiana Jones’ hat and whip, he reprised the function in Indiana Jones and the Temple Of Doom. Premiering in 1984, the sequel adopted Indy on yet one more journey — set earlier than the occasions in Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark — the place he traveled to India to trace down a sacred stone solely to find a secret cult. 

Received properly by audiences and critics, Indiana Jones and the Temple Of Doom didn’t carry out fairly in addition to the unique. At the field workplace, the sequel earned $179 million domestically, in accordance with Box Office Mojo. And the movie’s scores on Rotten Tomatoes dipped barely incomes 81% from audiences and 85% from critics. 

Stream Indiana Jones and the Temple Of Doom on Netflix or hire it on Amazon Prime Video for $3.99.

3. ‘Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade’ 

Premiering in 1989, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade gave viewers a glimpse at younger Indy (River Phoenix) demonstrating how the long run archeologist developed a lifelong concern of snakes and a style for journey. Sean Connery joined the forged as Indy’s father, Dr. Henry Jones Sr., who went lacking whereas looking for the Holy Grail. Indy is tasked with monitoring down his father and the spiritual artifact. 

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Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade acquired a rating of 88% from critics on Rotten Tomatoes whereas audiences awarded the movie a rating of 94%. Grossing $197 million in home ticket gross sales in accordance with Box Office Mojo, the third installment carried out higher than the sequel however didn’t topple numbers set by the unique. 

Watch Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade on Netflix without cost with a subscription. Rent it on Amazon Prime Video for $3.99 or purchase it for $16.99.

4. ‘Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull’

Nearly 20 years later, Ford revisited his iconic character in 2008 with Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. Shia LaBeouf and Cate Blanchett joined the forged as Indy headed to Peru looking for the Crystal Skull of Akator.

Making $317 million domestically, Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull carried out properly on the field workplace however fell flat with viewers and critics. On Rotten Tomatoes, the movie has the bottom scores of all the films within the franchise; 78% Tomatometer and 54% viewers rating.

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Watch Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull on Netflix. Visit Amazon Prime Video to hire or purchase the movie. 

Ford is ready to reprise his iconic function in an unnamed Indiana Jones undertaking set to be launched in 2021. Get extra particulars on the yet-to-be-named fifth movie and study what solutions we’ve got to maintain it from being a catastrophe aka one other Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull.

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