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The Jewel of the Nile (1985)

When Joan Wilder is abducted while on a trip along the Nile, her boyfriend, Jack Colton, and pal Ralph rush to rescue her and retrieve a fabled jewel.

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Howard Jay Patterson ...
Barak
Randall Edwin Nelson ...
Karak
Samuel Ross Williams ...
Arak
Timothy Daniel Furst ...
Sarak
Hamid Fillali ...
Rachid
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Guy Cuevas ...
Le Vasseur
Peter DePalma ...
Missionary (as Peter De Palma)
Mark Daly Richards ...
Pirate
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Storyline

This is the sequel to "Romancing the Stone" where Jack and Joan have their yacht and easy life, but are gradually getting bored with each other and this way of life. Joan accepts an invitation to go to some middle eastern country as a guest of the sheik, but there she is abducted and finds her- self involved with the "jewel". Jack decides to rescue her with his new partner Ralph. They all go from one adventure to another... What is the story of this "jewel"? Written by Sami Al-Taher <staher2000@yahoo.com>

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When the going gets tough, the tough get going. See more »


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Release Date:

11 December 1985 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Auf der Jagd nach dem Juwel vom Nil  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$6,645,455, 15 December 1985

Gross USA:

$75,973,200

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$96,773,200
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2.35 : 1
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Danny DeVito compares the final crowd fight scene to Our Lady of Mount Carmel school. This was the name of the school De Vito actually attended. See more »

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The Nubian man that Jack is wrestling who wants to win Joan's hand in marriage can be seen wearing a wedding ring. See more »

Quotes

Ralph: [to Jack] You're all I thought about for six months! They threw me in a jail filled with rejects from the communicable disease ward. Every wacko, drippy, open-sored low-life was in that joint... all of them wanting to hire on as my proctologist!
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Freaks Come Out at Night
Performed by Whodini
Written by Larry K. Smith (as Larry Smith) and Jalil Hutchins
Produced by Larry K. Smith (as Larry Smith)
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Bad Idea...
28 April 2004 | by See all my reviews

The sequel to romancing the stone is rather disappointing.

The plot is shallow, humour is dry, and the whole atmosphere of the first is just not there.

I wish those responsible for its production could see that and realize that this was not meant to be as memorable as the first.

Nevertheless if you decide to watch this film, it is not what you call boring and overall it is just pleasant watching Douglas and Turner getting into trouble with their unexpected friend De Vito adding a bit of fun tone in the process.

4/10


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