4.2/10
209
8 user 4 critic

Jane and the Lost City (1987)

Jane and the Colonel must journey to Africa to the lost city to retrieve the diamonds before the Nazis do.

Director:

Writers:

(story), (story) | 3 more credits »
Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

Three people are transported into a parallel reality, where they find they must use modern technology, but medieval weapons, in order to save the citizenry from a murderous warlord.

Director: Terry Marcel
Stars: Richard Hatch, Kay Lenz, John Saxon
Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

With the aid of his companions, a man seeks to defeat his evil brother who has taken a nun hostage.

Director: Terry Marcel
Stars: Jack Palance, John Terry, Bernard Bresslaw
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

Jane is given a bracelet by an elderly admirer. He is in league with Cleaver, a suave crook, and the two plan to use Jane and the bracelet to smuggle diamonds into England.

Directors: Alfred J. Goulding, Edward G. Whiting
Stars: Christabel Leighton-Porter, Stanelli, Michael Hogarth
The Spirit (TV Movie 1987)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A legally dead police detective decides to battle crime as a masked superhero.

Director: Michael Schultz
Stars: Sam J. Jones, Nana Visitor, Bumper Robinson
Under the Gun (1988)
Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Mike Braxton (Sam Jones) a St. Louis cop, receives an urgent call from his brother Tony (Nick Cassavetes), a small time thief in Los Angeles. The call ends abruptly and Mike rushes to LA to... See full summary »

Director: James Sbardellati
Stars: Sam J. Jones, Vanessa Williams, John Russell
Jake Speed (1986)
Adventure | Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

When her sister is kidnapped by white slavers, only Grandpa knows what to do. He puts in a call to a fictional hero, Jake Speed. She is amazed to find that he actually exists, and that as ... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Lane
Stars: Wayne Crawford, Dennis Christopher, Karen Kopins
Ironmaster (1983)
Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

A tale that takes place at the dawn of history. The movie tells the story of a tribe that discovers how to fashion weapons out of iron and use them for their own survival. However, the ... See full summary »

Director: Umberto Lenzi
Stars: Sam Pasco, Elvire Audray, George Eastman
Fist of Honor (1993)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

A martial-arts boxer working as a debt collector gets involved in a feud between rival Mafia families in L.A.

Director: Richard Pepin
Stars: Sam J. Jones, Joey House, Abe Vigoda
My Chauffeur (1986)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A free-spirited young woman (Deborah Foreman) upsets the status quo at a stuffy Brentwood limousine service.

Director: David Beaird
Stars: Deborah Foreman, Sam J. Jones, Sean McClory
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

Femme fatal/con artist Bridget Gregory travels to Barcelona and targets another businessman to scam him of his money while a relentless private investigator tries to track her down.

Director: Terry Marcel
Stars: Joan Severance, Con O'Neill, Beth Goddard
Jungle Heat (1985)
Adventure | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

Towards the end of the Vietnam war, the US is running low on drivers for their supplies so they bring in a new lot of recruits and have to train them to survive in the dangers of wartorn ... See full synopsis »

Director: Jobic Wong
Stars: Sam J. Jones, Christopher Doyle, Bobby Ming
Adventure

Hawk, in a race against time must hunt and destroy the Dark Sword or once again face his brother Voltan in a battle of good against evil.

Director: Terry Marcel
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Jungle Jack Buck (as Sam Jones)
...
Jasper Carrott ...
Kirsten Hughes ...
Graham Stark ...
Robin Bailey ...
Ian Roberts ...
Elsa O'Toole ...
John Rapley ...
Charles Comyn ...
Ian Steadman ...
Graham Armitage ...
Richard Huggett ...
Nic Potgieter ...
Barman
Andrew Buckland ...
Edit

Storyline

Jane and the Colonel must journey to Africa to the lost city to retrieve the diamonds before the Nazis do.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

September 1987 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Casablanca parte seconda  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Sam J. Jones' bare-chested torture, in which he's spreadeagled beneath a cluster of dangling, about-to-drop spears, may have been inspired by a similar ordeal inflicted on Mark Forest in the 1963 movie, Goliath and the Sins of Babylon (1963). See more »

Quotes

Jane: [admiring Jungle Jack's knife] Oooh! That is a big one.
Jungle Jack: You ain't seen nothin' yet, baby.
See more »

Connections

Version of Jane (1982) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
stupid but good
6 February 2016 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Jane was a very popular British comic strip that ran through the war years. Churchill hated it and wanted it banned, but it was too popular. The artist used to use the strip to make political points, and whenever it would be getting too dry for the readers, Jane would somehow lose her clothes.

The film version is played for camp, and brilliantly so by Kristen Hughes, Sam Jones (who also conveniently loses his clothes a few times in a nod to a later age), Maud Adams, and Elsa O'Toole as the Leopard Queen.

Yes, it goes over the top - it's meant to. Get giggly with a few friends and watch it.


1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Fun movie josephnatescott
Discuss Jane and the Lost City (1987) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?