On a frantic adventure through the rainforest and Akator, Marion and Indiana rekindled their romance very quickly despite everything that had happened before, and then eventually became husband and wife. Karen Allen has addressed an ambiguous line between her character Marion Ravenwood and Indiana Jones in Search of the Lost Ark. In a recent interview with Uproxx on the occasion of the 4K Blu-ray release of “In Search of the Lost Ark”, Allen talked about the scene and how he never saw the relationship between Indiana and Marion start in a predatory way. As such, any return to the world of Indiana Jones seems to require the inclusion of his wife and frequent adventure partner Marion Ravenwood.
There is still a year left before the long-delayed Indiana Jones 5 is finally released, so Disney still has plenty of time before an announcement of the return of Marion Ravenwood is expected. But in recent years, transcriptions of the story, the lectures between director Steven Spielberg, George Lucas (who came up with the story of Indiana Jones) and screenwriter Lawrence Kasdan, were spread on social media and revealed that there was talk of the two characters having a big age difference that could having had Jones in a relationship with Marion when she was a minor. If Harrison Ford's character is well enough to go on another journey and fight the Soviets in Indiana Jones 5, there doesn't seem to be any reason why Marion Ravenwood can't do it too. Indiana Jones 5 is returning Harrison Ford as the starting adventurer, which has left many wondering if his biggest love interest, Marion Ravenwood, will also return.
Indiana Jones 5 will bring back Harrison Ford for one last adventure, but Disney has been shy about the return of Indy's now-wife, Marion Ravenwood. Since the studio normally likes to save its cast surprises so that the premiere window approaches, Marion Ravenwood's return may not be confirmed until the official trailer for Indiana Jones 5 is released. This film introduced Indiana Jones's son, Mutt, and reintroduced Indy's now-wife, Marion Ravenwood (Karen Allen), who was the original love interest of Harrison Ford's character in The Search for the Lost Ark. Allen's continued fondness for the franchise and the timid responses to his participation suggest that Marion Ravenwood's return in Indiana Jones 5 is very likely.
In recent years, a specific scene from the 1981 classic In Search of the Lost Ark, which gave birth to Harrison Ford as the globetrotting archaeologist Indiana Jones, has come under scrutiny due to the age difference between Jones and Marion Ravenwood (played by Karen Allen), his love interest in the film. As her most iconic character, it's no surprise that Karen Allen has expressed an interest in reprising her role as Marion Ravenwood for Indiana Jones 5.