Raiders of the Lost Ark doesn't avoid its simple but rousing fantasy storytelling while keeping a focus on characters.
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While indefensible in its action design, Kingdom of the Crystal Skull at least provides a solid character base to tell this story.
Dated and cruel as the humor seems in modern eyes, Animal House is a comic spectacle that hasn't been topped by any frat comedy movie since.
With time distance between its original release, there's the ability to step back and reevaluate Crystal Skull and its mixture.
Raiders is a B-level story. That's just the way it is, but more importantly, that's how it should be.
"They took everything, even the stuff we didn't steal."
No one can say that the Indiana Jones franchise has dealt with anything other than the fantastic. From flesh melting souls to thousand year old knights, the series staple …