The opening scene of Raiders of the Lost Ark, recreated using old adventure movies

Check out the first 13 minutes of Raiders of the Lost Ark recut with scenes from the sort of free-wheeling adventure flicks Steven Spielberg and George Lucas drew their inspiration from. These shots were taken from 30 separate films released from 1919 to 1973.


[Via Boing Boing]

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That was a hell of a lot more work than shooting a brand new opening without any references. The line between plagiarism and homage might be blurry at times, this is clearly a declaration of love for the original movies.