Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989) Synopsis
Jones (Harrison Ford) and his father (Sean Connery) race Nazis to the Holy Grail.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
It's a beautiful machine, thought out and revved up to the last detail, with no other purpose but to delight - and it delights. [24 May...
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90

The New York Times

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Though it cannot regain the brash originality of ''Raiders of the Lost Ark,'' in its own way 'The Last Crusade' is nearly as good, matching...
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90

Variety

The Harrison Ford-Sean Connery father-and-son team gives Last Crusade unexpected emotional depth, reminding us that real film magic is not...
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88

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
It is just as well that Last Crusade will indeed be Indy's last film. It would be too sad to see the series grow old and thin, like the...
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88

USA Today

By Mike Clark
The relaxed and confident Crusade is the first Jones outing to benefit from actual characterizations. [24 May 1989, Life, p.1D]
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80

Washington Post

By Desson Thomson
Start lining up now, bring a bullwhip -- and maybe some d-Con. Indiana will do the rest.
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75

Chicago Tribune

By Dave Kehr
Fully up to, as well as virtually indistinguishable from, its predecessors… The guarantee of Indiana Jones is that the pace never...
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75

Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
Also predictable is the film's simplistic treatment of themes from religion and myth… It's curious that Spielberg and Lucas see these...
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60

Los Angeles Times

By Sheila Benson
You can't roll monstrous boulders straight at audiences any more and have a whole theater-full duck and gasp with fright--and pleasure. We...
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50

TV Guide

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Despite strong acting (the slapstick energy between Ford and Connery is wasted), obligatory chases and stunts and splendid art direction,...
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Cool Movie

By jwelch5742
It was very good. It got great Sound Effects Editing....

A Flawless Crusade

By filmdon
Amazing. Such reliable entertainment from masters Lucas and Speilberg. And of course John Williams' superior score....

my last crusade review

By lord-o-movies
good movie sean conery stole the moviie right from harrison ford...

A Great part of this series

By MongrolMan
To me, this is the best part of the Indiana Jones series. Even though I loved the new movie, this one is still the best one....

Five Word Review

By apwhite1502
Old men tell no tales...

indiana jones

By nocountryforironman
it had two awsome actors and was very funny...

go to it

By glxy
go see this movie...

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade review

By Therumrunner5
Cable...

Non-stop action

By panther96
Great movie with lots of action, and a little humor....

AWESOME!

By si58
just good....

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Rated PG-13 | For Violence
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 11+ Thrilling third Indy actioner focuses on hunt for grail.
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