Accepting That Indiana Jones is a Villain

Growing up, I loved the Indiana Jones movies. I hadn’t seen them in ages and recently decided to rewatch them starting with the first installment of the series: The Raiders of the Lost Ark. It didn’t go well.

I’ve always loved the silence of the opening of Raiders. There is no dialogue for a long stretch, but the stakes are conveyed. The audience knows Harrison Ford is playing the hero and…

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Kitanya Harrison

Kitanya Harrison

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