Raiders of the Lost Archives

Secret of the Incas

Secret of the Incas (1954)

The title of this post has been rattling around in my head for the past day or two. When I started to do my research this morning, I realized that “Raiders of the Lost Ark” was based on this film from 1954. Now why doesn’t that surprise me?

“There’s nothing new under the sun”-burst.



The Other One




I know that we like our heroes to be perfect (or at least slightly flawed), but to have Harrison Ford’s Indiana Jones be a rip-off of Charlton Heston’s Harry Steele is a crime.

To show you how ridiculous this is, watch this fake mock up of a preview:



See what I mean?

About cdsmiller17

I am an Astrologer who also writes about world events. My first eBook "At This Point in Time" is available through most on-line book stores. I have now serialized my second book "The Star of Bethlehem" here. And to give my blog pages something lighter, I'm sharing some of my personal photographs, too.
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1 Response to Raiders of the Lost Archives

  1. cdsmiller17 says:

    The ‘bullwhip sequence’ appears to feature Gary Cooper.


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