Turns out that the Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal
Skull teaser trailer available at IndianaJones.com, Yahoo!
and shown in theaters across the USA underwent some digital tweakings
requested by the MPAA
(Motion Picture Association of America).
The following digital tweakings were first noticed by visitors
who noticed some odd things going on in certain shots. The fans
compared the USA teaser with the international version and made
the following discoveries:
- A frame-filling American flag appears in the USA version but
is absent overseas.
- In the international version, many Russian guns are aimed directly
at Harrison Ford and Ray Winstone.
But in the USA version some guns have been tweaked to point down
while other guns have been edited out completely. Though if you
listen closely, you can still hear the sound of many guns being
Does the MPAA have rules against guns being pointed at anybody
in a green-band trailer?
You can read more about these Indy 4 teaser trailer digital
tweakings in articles at Ain't
It Cool News and Hollywood
And you can view a flash version of the International teaser trailer
Polska or at The
Thanks to Mitchell Hallock and Robert McGovern for the article
Posted by Gilles V