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Indiana Jones Takes Vanity Fair

Indiana Jones Takes Vanity Fair

Indiana Jones stars Harrison Ford and Shia LaBeouf take the February 2008 cover of Vanity Fair as photographed by none other than Annie Leibovitz.

Pictured below: Shia LaBeouf and Karen Allen on set in Downey, California. Allen returns as Marion Ravenwood, Indy’s spunky girlfriend from the first film, while Shia joins in—or so rumor has it—as Indy and Marion’s love child. Set in 1957, the new film pits Indy against Russian Cold Warriors, including Cate Blanchett, whose character, Agent Spalko, looks like the toughest Soviet customer since Lotte Lenya’s Rosa Klebb took on Sean Connery in From Russia with Love.

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull hits theaters worldwide on May 22nd.

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31 Responses to “Indiana Jones Takes Vanity Fair”

  1. 1
    hope Says:

    yay.. i’m excited for this movie!

  2. 2
    hunter Says:

    I would like to thank #1 for not typing “first” you’re my hero for the morning, I can’t stand that “first” crap

  3. 3
    hope Says:

    hehe.. me neither, it’s corny!

  4. 4
    please Says:

    I love this movie but doesn’t Cate Blanchett as mother to two and now three work alot???

    btw new years wish Jared.

    Jared please post more on Angelina Jolie and Cate Blanchett and jennifer Garner and hugh Jackman.and Brangelina,Tomkat,Bennifer and other HW’s family instead of Zanessa thoes two kids and some manless,childless,jobless women in HW.thanks

  5. 5
    gia Says:

    good point, she doesn’t need the money so you’d think kate would spend more time being a mother to her little ones. seems that’s how things in hollywood go tho, feed the ego before you take care of your family.

    i didn’t know indiana jones was supposed to have taken place back in the 50′s, i thought it was more recent. i haven’t seen it since i was a little kid tho so maybe i just didn’t get that part.

  6. 6
    celebpsychic Says:

    I hope this is a blockbuster.

  7. 7
    yes Says:

    I can’t wait.

  8. 8
    Sandra Says:

    Wowowow! I am so very very excited for this film! I’ve been a fan of Harrison Ford and the Indiana Jones films since I was a kid, and only pray that this film will live up to its (mostly) excellent predecessors. Thank you for posting this, must go out to find this issue as soon as possible!

  9. 9
    CARYS Says:

    Yay! Looks awesome, I can’t wait for this film.

  10. 10
    bjihja Says:

    Can´t wait! I love Indy :-)

  11. 11
    bjihja Says:

    I just love harrison ford

  12. 12
    kim Says:

    SHIA is so hot, plus hes a great actor, love him

  13. 13
    LOL Says:

    :D SHIA.

  14. 14
    poRk Says:

    OMG..Shia is SO HOT in that pic!!

  15. 15
    hudgensboy Says:


  16. 16
    the_original_nika Says:

    oh my shia your so handsome *blushing*. can´t wait for the movie, the months are not going by fast enough lol. damn I wish I was in the movie, lucky shia… la sigh.

  17. 17
    julia Says:

    aww shia! gotta get this mag :]

  18. 18
    troy Says:

    Words can’t even begin to describe how excited I am for this movie. “Vanity Fair” did the same kind of photo spread for “Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace” and I bought the issue even though it cost a sizable chunk of change. Looks like I’m going to have dig into my piggy bank once again and buy this issue.

  19. 19
    margie Says:

    i hope this one is good!

  20. 20
    Jv Says:

    holy crap the downey studios where they are in, are like 5 min away from my school, I can so walk there…COOL!

  21. 21
    lola Says:

    cate blanchett has a GREAT job as a working mom-she works a couple months, and then gets months off at a time. Who else has such a luxury?

    And dang, little louis stevens on two VF covers within a year? Not bad kiddo!

  22. 22
    zelda Says:

    I’m sorry, but harrison is too old to be shia’s dad. Shia looks 14 and Harrison looks 65. A good looking 65, but just old as the hills still.

  23. 23
    hmmmm Says:

    I swear they photoshopped Shia’s face to high heaven-it doesn’t even look like him.

  24. 24
    gia Says:

    to #20 cate doesn’t need to work at all, that’s the point. she doesn’t even have to work a couple of months, she’s rich and set for life.

  25. 25
    mp Says:

    The fact that Cate doesn’t *have* to work doesn’t mean that she shouldn’t. She isn’t any less of a woman simply because she hasn’t defined herself as a mother only.

    Do you also lambaste Hollywood fathers who work, rather than parent 24/7?

  26. 26
    Daniela Says:

    yum i love shia. hes great! and this is the second time hes been on the cover of vanity fair in like the past 5 months or less

  27. 27
    Madonna Says:

    Can’t wait to see this!

  28. 28
    she Says:

    cant wait to see this and shia looks soooo cute as always

  29. 29
    she Says:

    shia looks sooo cute as always

  30. 30
    gia Says:

    #24 i think ANY parent who doesn’t have to work man or woman, but still chooses to stay away from there kids for the hours and days these people have to work are less then stellar parents. it’s not like it’s a regular 8hr work day. my friend works in production and it very rarely is around 8hrs.. more like 10-12+
    but if seeing your children a few times a week is your idea of parenting then fine.. that is your opinion.
    i myself don’t *need* to work, however i fill my spare time partly with volunteer work. it seems a shame to not do something productive. nothing productive or helpful about dressing up and playing pretend for a living.. it’s basically a glorified court jester. when i do have children i plan on making them my first priority and giving them the time the need to develop properly.

  31. 31
    Wanda Says:

    Shia looks thoroughly effable in that picture. What a great way to start the new year.

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