raiders! the story of the greatest fan film ever made

Five Great Things Coming To Netflix Next Month

Netflix has announced its monthly additions to the service and a handful of things just look great. Well, "great" is something of a sliding scale as some of the things coming to the service are entertaining, but not exactly quality material. First off, Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey arrives on September 1st. Perhaps not as […]

Raiders! Fan Film Goes On Tour to Answer Questions About The Shot-by-Shot Adventure

Jonathan Rich writes for Bleeding Cool. Thirty-five summers ago, Eric Zala saw Raiders of the Lost Ark for the first time and it changed his life. For many of the summers since, the teenager who remade the 1981 Steven Spielberg film shot-for-shot with his friends in their Mississippi hometown has relived the adventures of Indiana […]

Raiders! Side By Side Trailer Recreates Original Indiana Jones Preview

Utilizing clips from a fan film now known as The Adaptation, Alamo Drafthouse has recreated the original Raiders of the Lost Ark trailer. The side-by-side video reveals how closely childhood friends Chris Strompolos, Eric Zala and Jayson Lamb matched shots and timing in the original film. Raiders! Shot for Shot, Side by Side Comparison from […]

Drafthouse To Bring Raiders! Documentary To Theaters; On Demand

Drafthouse Films announced today that they will bring Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made to theaters and On Demand. The documentary centers on three 11-year-old boys from Mississippi who set out to faithfully recreate Raiders of the Lost Ark after seeing it in theaters during its initial 1981 release. It would […]