Harrison Ford makes emotional return to ‘Indiana Jones’ franchise

Kathleen Kennedy, the president of Lucasfilm, debuted the primary teaser footage for the brand new, still-untitled movie in the course of the studio’s presentation at Disney’s D23 Expo on Saturday.

Although the video confirmed to the group has not been launched to the general public, the footage confirmed Indiana Jones assembly up together with his previous pal Sallah and had many nice motion sequences, together with one which had star Harrison Ford driving a horse by New York Metropolis and onto the subway tracks.

There have been additionally a couple of glimpses of what appeared like a youthful, de-aged Ford.

The movie, which has Ford reprise the position of Dr. Jones greater than 40 years after he first donned the hat in 1981’s “Raiders of the Lost Ark,” hits theaters June 30, 2023.

It additionally stars Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Mads Mikkelsen and is directed by James Mangold. John Williams, who composed the long-lasting “Raiders March,” can be returning to attain the movie.

“Indiana Jones movies are about mystery and adventure but they’re also about heart,” a visibly emotional Ford instructed the group.

There’s been numerous information concerning the subsequent Indiana Jones movies since it has been in improvement for years, however Saturday was the primary time followers acquired an concept of what the subsequent movie may very well be about and what the intrepid archeologist could also be after.

“I had the time of my life making this movie…keeping up with this guy is exhausting,” Waller-Bridges instructed the group.

These in attendance at D23 went loopy for simply tidbits of reports from the upcoming movie. It is sensible why, contemplating that the Indiana Jones franchise is among the hottest in movie historical past.

The most recent movie would be the fifth for the collection, and certain Ford’s final within the position.

After the viewers reacted to the point out of this being his final movie within the position, he joked, “This is it. I will not fall down for you again.”

Avoiding poison darts and outrunning rolling boulders is hard at 80 years previous, in spite of everything.

And what would a Lucasfilm presentation be with out some “Star Wars” information?

The presentation confirmed off the brand new Disney+ collection “Andor” together with a brand new gritty trailer that took followers into the world of the rise up 5 years earlier than “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.”

The collection hits the streaming service on September 21.