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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55 0
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

2
47 7
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

3
42 7
Sallah is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Sallah John Rhys-Davies

4
39 8
Dr. Marcus Brody is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Dr. Marcus Brody Denholm Elliott

5
45 14
Short Round is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Short Round Jonathan Ke Quan

6
39 11
Marion Ravenwood is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Marion Ravenwood Karen Allen

7
31 12
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

8
30 13
Elsa Schneider is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Elsa Schneider Alison Doody

9
20 8
Mola Ram is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Mola Ram Amrish Puri

10
21 10
Major Arnold Toht is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Major Arnold Toht Ronald Lacey

11
23 12
Grail Knight is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Grail Knight Robert Eddison

12
18 9
Simon Katanga is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Simon Katanga George Harris

13
15 7
General Vogel is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
General Vogel Michael Byrne

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17 9
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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23 16
Willie Scott is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Willie Scott Kate Capshaw

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17 11
Kazim is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Kazim Kevork Malikyan

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14 10
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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14 12
Dietrich is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Dietrich Rupert Penry-Jones

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13 11
Fedora is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Fedora Richard Young

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11 10
Wu Han is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Wu Han David Yip

21
10 9
German Mechanic #1 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
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9 8
Captain Blumburtt is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Captain Blumburtt Philip Stone

23
15 15
Irina Spalko is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Irina Spalko Cate Blanchett

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14 14
Satipo is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Satipo Alfred Molina

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12 12
Harold Oxley is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Harold Oxley John Hurt

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11 11
Barranca is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Barranca Vic Tablian

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9 9
Dovchenko is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Dovchenko Igor Jijikine

28
9 9
Chattar Lal is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Chattar Lal Roshan Seth

29
12 13
Charles Stanforth is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Charles Stanforth Jim Broadbent

30
20 22
Mutt Williams is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Mutt Williams Shia LaBeouf

31
9 10
George
George "Mac" Michale Ray Winstone

32
8 10
Panama Hat is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Panama Hat Paul Maxwell

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8 10
Chief Guard is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Chief Guard Pat Roach

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7 10
Gobler is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
Gobler Anthony Higgins

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4 10
General Ross is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Characters in the Whole Indiana Jones Franchise, Ranked
General Ross Alan Dale