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Did either of you spot the Wilhelm scream in this Indy movie? I am assuming it was in there!
The Wilhelm Scream is the golden egg of movie nerd-dom, a sound effect used in many movies as a geeky in-joke that passes over most folks’ heads. Originally a stock sound used in a 1953 movie to show a minor character, Private Wilhelm, snuffing it, it was rediscovered by Star Wars sound supremo Ben Burtt, who has sneaked it into every Star Wars and Indiana Jones movie since, leading others to do the same in homage.
Here’s a compilation – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cdbYsoEasio