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Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

The third episode in Steven Spielberg's Indiana Jones saga, like most serials, it must recapture the best elements of Raiders of the Lost Ark and make up for the 2nd movie, Temple of Doom. Indy is back battling the Nazis, who have launched an expedition to uncover the whereabouts of the Holy Grail. Indy sets out to rescue his father (Sean Connery) and to find the Grail. Different variation of legends sends Indy on a desert trail for a temple guarded by an ancient knight kept alive by the grail. The usual enjoyable Indy fair including the revelations of why Indy hates snakes,  how Indy got his hat, the scar on his chin, and his nickname (in a prologue that features River Phoenix as the young Indiana). In the end, Indy must choose the correct Grail to save his father.