Writer: Willard Huyck (screenplay), Gloria Katz (screenplay), George Lucas (story)
Run time: 118 min
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 19 nominations.
This second installment in the Indiana Jones franchise is actually a prequel to the 1981 film Raiders of the Lost Ark. After arriving in India, Indiana Jones is asked by a desperate village to find a mystical stone. He agrees, stumbling upon a Kali-worshiping Thuggee cult practicing child slavery, black magic, and ritual human sacrifice.