There hasn't been this much excitement in my sleepy little town of Hilo since Waterworld (Kevin Costner) 14 years ago, and Planet of the Apes (Tim Burton) 6 years ago!
The fourth and last installment of the Indiana Jones movie series by Steven Spielberg has begun production on the Hamakua Coast north of Hilo town. The rich lush landscape of east Hawaii island will substitute for a South American rainforest.
Harrison Ford 65 years young, is doing his own stunts during the filming. His co-stars include Cate Blanchett, John Hurt and Shia LaBeouf. They will be shooting on the Big Island for the next three weeks before moving off island to the next location.
For more information read today's article in The Honolulu Advertiser.