Fictional Characters The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked  

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List Rules Vote up the greatest, most memorable character in all the Indiana Jones movies.

Film buffs, we are ranking the greatest characters in the Indiana Jones franchise. From Raiders of the Lost Ark to Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, the best Indiana Jones series characters are also known to be some of the best movie characters of all time. Who is the best Indiana Jones character?

Featuring Henry Jones, Sr. (Sean Connery), Mutt Williams (Shia LaBeouf), and of course, Indiana Jones himself (Harrison Ford), this list of Indiana Jones movie characters includes memorable villains, funny sidekicks, and famous cameos.

Vote up the best characters in the Indiana Jones movies. Feel free to add any popular Indiana Jones characters missing from the list.

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Indiana Jones is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Indiana Jones Harrison Ford, Tony Cox, River Phoenix

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Henry Jones, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Henry Jones, Sr. Sean Connery

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Sallah is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Sallah John Rhys-Davies

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Short Round is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Short Round Jonathan Ke Quan

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Marion Ravenwood is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Marion Ravenwood Karen Allen

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Dr. Marcus Brody is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Dr. Marcus Brody Denholm Elliott

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Dr. René Belloq is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Dr. René Belloq Paul Freeman

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Mola Ram is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Mola Ram Amrish Puri

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Elsa Schneider is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Elsa Schneider Alison Doody

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Grail Knight is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Grail Knight Robert Eddison

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Kazim is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Kazim Kevork Malikyan

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Major Arnold Toht is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Major Arnold Toht Ronald Lacey

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Simon Katanga is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Simon Katanga George Harris

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Walter Donovan is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Walter Donovan Julian Glover

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General Vogel is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
General Vogel Michael Byrne

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Willie Scott is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Willie Scott Kate Capshaw

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Lao Che is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Lao Che Roy Chiao

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Satipo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Satipo Alfred Molina

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Wu Han is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Wu Han David Yip

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George
George "Mac" Michale Ray Winstone

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Fedora is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Fedora Richard Young

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Captain Blumburtt is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Captain Blumburtt Philip Stone

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Charles Stanforth is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Charles Stanforth Jim Broadbent

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Dovchenko is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Dovchenko Igor Jijikine

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Dietrich is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Dietrich Rupert Penry-Jones

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Mutt Williams is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Mutt Williams Shia LaBeouf

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German Mechanic #1 is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
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Harold Oxley is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Harold Oxley John Hurt

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Chief Guard is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Chief Guard Pat Roach

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Irina Spalko is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Irina Spalko Cate Blanchett

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Barranca is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Barranca Vic Tablian

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Gobler is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Gobler Anthony Higgins

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Chattar Lal is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Chattar Lal Roshan Seth

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Panama Hat is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Panama Hat Paul Maxwell

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General Ross is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
General Ross Alan Dale