The 10 best movies to show off your home theatre

These great movie scenes pinpoint exactly why your new HDTV, sound system, or Blu-ray player is worth the money.

Just on DVD — "Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark"

(Sold separately and as part of the "Indiana Jones — The Adventure Collection.")

Let's clear up the title confusion first. This movie was originally called "Raiders of the Lost Ark." Subsequently, "Indiana Jones and the..." was added, but the title on the film itself was not changed.

Whatever it's called, this is one of the greatest of all escapist action movies ever made. But you probably already know that.

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Chapter 23: Your friends have probably already seen this long, very entertaining car, truck, and horse chase through the desert (above). But if they've never seen it on a large, widescreen HDTV, they don't know how effective it can be in a home environment (of course it's even more effective in a real theater). From the two rows of soldiers sitting in the truck to the constant horizontal action, this scene was made for a wide screen.

Warning: Although "Raiders" has a PG rating, the violence would probably earn it a PG-13 today.

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