Status: Development As of June 29, 2018
Development: Story selection and rights acquired; idea being crafted into usable script; financing and casting attachments sought; aiming for 'greenlight'. Jonathan Kasdan, son of Raiders of the Lost Ark scribe Lawrence Kasdan, will work on a new draft of the screenplay.
Famed archaeologist and explorer Indiana Jones returns in a fifth movie. more
Release DateU.S.Indiana Jones 5 will be released on
Friday, July 9, 2021 Nationwide Release
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Famed archaeologist and explorer Indiana Jones returns in a fifth movie.
official plot version from lucasfilm.com
Trivia & Production Notes
- Steven Spielberg wants Chris Pratt to anchor the rebirth of Indiana Jones (Variety, 2/20/15).
- At the British Academy Britannia Awards, Steven Spielberg teased, “I can’t wait to work with you [Harrison Ford] again on Indiana Jones 5. This is NO announcement, just my fervent hope,” he said (AwardsLine, 10/31/15).
- As stated in the release date announcement (3/15/16), "Indiana Jones is one of the greatest heroes in cinematic history, and we can’t wait to bring him back to the screen in 2019," said Alan Horn, Chairman, The Walt Disney Studios. "It’s rare to have such a perfect combination of director, producers, actor and role, and we couldn’t be more excited to embark on this adventure with Harrison and Steven."
- Famed archaeologist and explorer Indiana Jones was introduced in 1981’s Raiders of the Lost Ark
- Deadline (3/15/16) is told that George Lucas is not involved.