There cannot be any name other than Indiana Jones which comes to mind of an adventure movie or comic fanatic in the 80s’. The charm further grew with a television series exploring a younger Indiana Jones.
Though the franchise might have diminished in the present day scenario, it will always be recognized as a classic. The makers aren’t just yet ready to let go away the charm and popularity of the movies. It has been more than a decade since the last Indiana Jones movie hit the theatres, but talks for the fifth movie in the franchise started right after it. Find all the updates related to it here.
Indiana Jones 5 Release Date
Disney first announced the fifth part back in 2016 with a release date set in July 2019. Apparently, that didn’t happen. The date has been stretching out to successive years. The current set release date for the movie is July 29, 2022.
But 2020 isn’t helping with the production of any movie in the industry. It has only added to a pile of problems the movie was facing. We hope the movie does not face any significant postponement hereafter. Also, Harrison Ford turns 80, so it better not to be late than it already is.
Moreover, it has gone through a lot of coming and going of people from its team. Steven Spielberg, the name almost synonymous with Indian Jones as the director of the movies backed out. His replacement was the Ford vs Ferrari director, James Mangold. However, he is still a producer on the movie. Later, the Screenwriter David Koepp quit the production for the second time. Koepp was also the writer for the 2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. It is yet unknown who will be replacing him as the Screenwriter for the movie.
Indiana Jones 5 Cast
It is no surprise for the fans of the franchise, rather a delight to know that Harrison Ford will be reprising his role one more time. It was quite clear from the start when producer Frank Marshall shares that the new movie would not recast a new face for the role. Even Ford himself claims, “When I’m gone, he (the character) is gone”. However, there’s no official announcement for the cast as of now.
A lot of eminent actors have shown interest in playing different characters in the new movie. Mark Hamill expresses his desire to cast as the villain. John Rhys-David also wanted to feature in it if offered a role.
Indiana Jones 5 Storyline
With a change in directors and writers for the fifth instalment, it is anybody’s guess what the plotlines are going to look like. Do expect to take it on a good adventure quest like the Indiana Jones movies have always done.
Indiana Jones 5 Trailer
The ambiguous state of affairs and issues with new additions to the productions makes it tough to say when the trailer will be released. Since the release date is already far-off, there is no point in expecting a trailer anytime soon.
The pandemic has worsened the already lousy state of affairs with some of the well-liked movies. To be on the optimistic side, that might give them the right time to put forward a well-deserved piece of art after all.