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Two Disc DVD version

Home video versions of Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull were released on October 14, 2008 from Paramount Pictures. Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull was issued in three versions:

  • Single-disc DVD set
  • Two-disc DVD set
  • Two-disc Blu-ray set

Additionally, the two-disc set was included in the Indiana Jones - The Complete Adventure Collection DVD box set that was also released at this time.


Two Disc Blu-ray version

The two DVD versions contain the film in THX Certified Dolby Digital English 5.1 Surround, French 5.1 Surround and Spanish 5.1 Surround and English, French and Spanish subtitles, while international versions have different language options. The Special Edition Blu-ray is presented in 1080p High Definition with THX Certified English 5.1 Dolby True HD, French 5.1 Dolby Digital and Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital and English, English SDH, French, Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese subtitles, while international versions have different language options.

Contents of the 2-disc set (DVD and Blu-ray)[]

Disc One: Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

  • Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull film
  • (Blu-ray only) Indiana Jones Timelines -- Explore the movie through interactive timelines that include video featurettes, in-depth information and unique imagery. Your adventure begins with one of these three timelines:
    • Story Timeline: Showcases the key events of the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull storyline.
    • Production Timeline: A Making-of chronology for Kingdom of the Crystal Skull.
    • Historical Timeline: Dives into the real-world historical influences that are referenced in the film.
  • The Return of a Legend -- The evolution of the new film and a tribute to the legendary hero and his creators.
  • Pre-Production -- Follows Steven Spielberg as he creates animatic sequences, Shia LaBeouf as he learns to swordfight and captures the reunion of filmmakers and cast on the soundstage.

Disc Two: Additional Features for Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

Limited and exclusive editions[]


Several limited and retailer exclusive editions of the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull DVD and Blu-ray release were introduced, including:

  • Ultimate Edition (2-disc DVD): Limited edition packaging, and including 80 pages of behind-the-scenes photos from set photographer David James, including many never-before-published images. Books' preface by Steven Spielberg and foreword by Harrison Ford (Target exclusive)[1]
  • Blu-ray: Limited edition foil packaging, and including 80 page Behind-the-Scenes book
  • Steelbook packaging for both the 2-disc DVD and Blu-ray versions (FYE and Suncoast exclusive)[1]
  • Spanish Edition (1-disc DVD): "Indiana Jones y el Reino de la Calavera de Cristal" packaging.
  • Gift box set including: Limited Edition Mini Crystal Skull Replica Created by premier collectibles manufacturer, Special Edition 2-Disc Widescreen DVD and a $25 gift card to Sideshow (Best Buy exclusive)[2]
  • 2 Lithographs of Concept Art (Circuit City exclusive)[1]
  • 4 LEGO mini-posters (Kmart and Sears exclusive)[1]

Notes and references[]

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
Novel · Junior novel · The Movie Storybook · The Official Magazine · Scholastic Readers · Interactive Play-a-Sound
Partial adaptations
Meet Indy · Meet Mutt · Race for Akator
Indy's Adventures · Traps and Snares · Great Escapes · The Search For Buried Treasure
Soundtrack (The Soundtracks Collection) · An Unabridged Production
Comic · 1 · 2 · TPB · Indiana Jones Comic · Escape from the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull!
Mobile game · Didj · LEGO Indiana Jones 2: The Adventure Continues · Trading cards · Akator Temple Race Game
Activity books
Ready for Action! · A New Adventure! · Activity Book With Stickers
Activity Book · Activity Annual · Winter Activity Annual
Sticker Collection · Annual 2009 · Annual 2010 · The Greatest Adventures of Indiana Jones
Behind the scenes
The Return of a Legend · Pre-Production · Production Diary (abridged cut) · Warrior Makeup · The Crystal Skulls · Iconic Props · The Effects of Indy · Adventures in Post Production · Closing: Team Indy
The Complete Making of Indiana Jones · A Photographic Journal
Script development
Indiana Jones and the Saucermen from Mars · Indiana Jones and the City of the Gods
Home video
DVD (Complete Adventure Collection) · Blu-ray (The Complete Adventures) · 4K (4-Movie Collection)
Other material and merchandise
Toy line · Collector's Guide · Piano Accompaniment