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Grab your hat and whip, because it’s time for another adventure with Indiana Jones in the timeless 1981 classic Raiders of the Lost Ark.

BBC One, 6.25pm, Saturday 1st August

Ride along with one of the wildest, wittiest action adventure films of all time, as Harrison Ford commits the now-iconic character of Indiana Jones to film for the first time.

University lecturer by day, tomb-raiding explorer by night, Indy is off on a whirlwind tour of the globe as he is sent to stop a Nazi plot to locate the mythical Ark of the Covenant.

Expect thrills and chills, from the opening boulder chase, through the iconic airfield fight, all the way to the epic conclusion that all makes this essential viewing for old fans and new viewers alike.

Ford is spectacular in the role, with back up from the likes of Karen Allen, John Rhys-Davies and Paul Freeman as rival archeologist Belloq.

Steven Spielberg is at his absolute best behind the camera on this one, with the fun and excitement levels not dropping for a moment from start to finish.