Set during the Cold War, the Soviets—led by sword-wielding Irina Spalko—are in search of a crystal skull which has supernatural powers related to a mystical Lost City of Gold. Indy is coerced to head to Peru at the behest of a young man whose friend—and Indy's colleague—Professor Oxley has been captured for his knowledge of the skull's whereabouts.
- Genre: Adventure, Action
- Studio: Lucasfilm Ltd., Paramount, The Kennedy/Marshall Company
- Keyword: saving the world, riddle, whip, treasure, mexico city, mexico, leather jacket, machinegun, maya civilization, peru, treasure hunt, nuclear explosion, alien, refrigerator, archaeologist, adventurer, indiana jones, area 51, archeology, 1950s, father son relationship
- Cast: Harrison Ford, Cate Blanchett, Karen Allen, Shia LaBeouf, Ray Winstone, John Hurt