A skirmish in Shanghai puts archaeologist Indiana Jones, his partner Short Round and singer Willie Scott crossing paths with an Indian village desperate to reclaim a rock stolen by a secret cult beneath the catacombs of an ancient palace.
Anyone who has seen the new 'Star Wars' knows that Harrison Ford is still kicking ass 40 years later. Whether you fell in love with him as loudmouthed flyboy Han Solo, loudmouthed archaelogist Indiana Jones, or loudmouthed street-racer what's-his-name in American Graffiti, be sure to check out his complete range of action/adventure flicks.
This list of Spielberg classics could quite easily be mistaken for a list of the best movies of all time, including 'Saving Private Ryan', 'E.T.', and 'Jaws'. Oh, and you simply won't find a higher concentration of world-class theme music either (thanks John Williams!).
No modern director in the adventure genre has escaped Spielberg's influence after hits like 'Jurassic Park', 'E.T.', and 'Indiana Jones'. And why would you want to? For some modern adventure with a vintage feel, check out Spielberg's milennial flicks, including 'War of the Worlds', 'Super 8', and the 2008 'Indiana Jones' reboot.
Pirates, perilous temples, and chests of gold. From 'Treasure of the Sierra Madre' to good ole Indiana Jones, nothing spells adventure quite like a good treasure hunt flick. Will have you violating all sorts of historic religious sites!
HEYYY YOUUU GUYYSSS!!! Check out these 80s adventure movies for a feel-good blast past from the past. Includes Harrison Ford as Indie (as well as a number of copycats), self-aware fantasy classic 'The Princess Bride', and, of course, the Goonies!