Otto is a minor antagonist in Raiders of the Lost Ark.

He was a Nazi Gestapo Agent whom accompanied Major Toht in obtaining the headpiece of the Staff of Ra from Marion Ravenwood.

He was portrayed by Matthew Scurfield.


Major Toht, Otto, and 3 local thugs arrive at Marion Ravenwood’s bar to recover the headpiece of the Staff of Ra. Unwilling to give up the headpiece, Marion is interrogated by Toht. Just as he prepares to torture her, Indiana Jones comes her rescue and whips the rod from Toht’s hands. He then draws a revolver.

Otto comes out from behind the fireplace and fires at Jones with his machine gun. Jones dives for cover. Later on, a large thug tackles Jones onto a table. Impatient, Toht orders Otto to shoot both men. The thug notices and uses Jones revolver to shoot Otto dead.


  • He was listed in cast as the 2nd Nazi.
  • His name was given in the Raiders of the Lost Ark sourcebook.
  • He was referred to as Eyepatch in the film novelization.


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Nazi Party
Adolf Hitler | Major Arnold Ernst Toht | Herman Dietrich | Gobler | German Mechanic | Otto | Elsa Schneider | Ernst Vogel | Hans Ubermann | Klaus Kerner

Mola Ram | Chief Guard | Chattar Lal

Soviet Union
Joseph Stalin | Irina Spalko | Antonin Dovchenko

René Belloq | Satipo | Barranca | Lao Che | Walter Donovan | Panama Hat | Garth | Zyke | Claude Belloq | Ben Ali Ayoob

           Steven Spielberg signature Villains

Truck Driver | Great White Shark | René Belloq | Nazi Party (Major Arnold Ernst Toht, Herman Dietrich, Gobler, German Mechanic & Otto) | Satipo | Barranca | Keys | Reverend Henry Kane | (Poltergeists (Tree, Clown Doll & Gremlin) | Mola Ram | Thuggee (Chief Guard & Chattar Lal) | Lao Che | Mama Fratelli | Warren T. Rat | Mott Street Maulers (Digit) | Moe | Sharptooth | Judge Doom | Toon Patrol (Smarty, Greasy, Psycho, Wheezy & Stupid) | Walter Donovan | Nazi Party (Elsa Schneider, Ernst Vogel & Adolf Hitler) | Panama Hat | Garth | James Hook | Mr. Smee | Cat R. Waul | Cactus Cat Gang (T.R. Chula, One Eye & Sweet William) | John Hammond | Dennis Nedry | Ed Regis | Lewis Dodgson | Amon Goeth | Peter Ludlow | Dieter Stark | Steamboat Willie | Don Rafael Montero | Harrison Love | Lamar Burgess | Martians | Count Armand | Jacob McGivens | Hatsumomo | Irina Spalko | Antonin Dovchenko | Colonel Nelec | Cooper | Ivan Ivanovitch Sakharine | Allan | Tom | Pedro | Falcon | Aristides Silk | Red Rackham | Fleshlumpeater | Giants (Bloodbottler & Bonecruncher) | Nolan Sorrento | Innovative Online Industries (I-R0k, F’Nale Zandor & Sixers)

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