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(Google) Museum promotes Indiana Jones archaeology - Straits Times

(Google) Museum promotes Indiana Jones archaeology - Straits Times

Shia LaBeouf and Harrison Ford as Indiana Jones, in a scene from 'Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull'. -- PHOTO: AP MONTREAL - A MUSEUM exhibit in this Canadian metropolis opened this week showcasing on-screen archaeological discoveries of Hollywood's fictional adventurer Indiana Jones. Presented by the National Geographic Society with the support of Lucasfilm, 'Indiana Jones and the Adventure of Archaeology: The Exhibition' takes visitors on a virtual tour of sites depicted in the series of adventure movies. It aims to shed light on such historical myths as the Ark of the Covenant and the Holy Grail, sought in the films by the title character played by American actor Harrison Ford. Showcased are a collection of props and film footage from Lucasfilm archives and ancient artefacts on loan from the National Geographic Society and the Penn Museum, including go...

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