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Cast

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Eli Diamond
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Burt Wilder
Hercules Vilchez ...
Juan
Jerry Vichi ...
Baseball Man
Leo V. Finnie III ...
Monty Man
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Ingo Swedlin
Ray Stoddard ...
Dr. Scott
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Lyle
Tom Henschel ...
Dr. Drake
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Nick Deezy
Susan Bugg ...
Dr. Silver
Rodney Kageyama ...
Dr. Harmon
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Sylvia Pickel
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Dr. Weiner
Steven Scott ...
Dr. Thompson
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Cyndi Lauper and Jeff Goldblum play two psychics hired by Peter Falk to find his long lost son in a foreign country. When they get there they discover he's really hired them to help find a hidden temple in the mountains where all the psychic energy in the world comes from. Written by Jaymes Warnock <armyofme@erols.com>

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The psychic comedy that's out of its mind. See more »


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5 August 1988 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El misterio de la pirámide de oro  »

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$18,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$1,883,811 (USA)
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Trivia

In her memoir, Cyndi Lauper states that she and Jeff Goldblum did not get along during production. See more »

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At the beginning of the movie when Burt (Learner) is squeezing between the rocks at the mountain pass and turns towards the camera, the studio lights can be seen reflected in his dark glasses. See more »

Quotes

Nick Deezy: [In bed, Hillary removes her panties and hands them to Nick] Another man has been holding these panties. You know I can tell.
Hillary: It's, it's my father.
Nick Deezy: What?
Hillary: He did my laundry for me, I swear.
Nick Deezy: Your father's a professional hockey player who scored two goals that night... and an assist?
Hillary: Oh, God. I should have burned those panties.
Nick Deezy: But why, Hillary? Why would you wanna sleep with...
Hillary: I was lonely! You were gone! I went out with a bunch of girls. I had a bunch of drinks. We met a bunch of guys.
Nick Deezy: You had a...
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This movie always cheers me up!
14 May 2000 | by (Taipei, Taiwan) – See all my reviews

This is a lovely story of two psychics (Cyndi Lauper and Jeff Goldblum) being hired by Harry (Peter Falk) to look for his missing son, but later realize that he actually wants them to help him find a rumored "room of gold" in the deep mountains. In the end another team of searchers joins them to discover the greatest psychic energy in the world - the so-called room of treasure.

The plot is adventurous, mysterious and hilarious. Lauper's performance is surprisingly stunning and funny, the scenery and the soundtrack are both beautiful, the movie is wonderfully shot in Ecuador and full of witty remarks. Whenever I feel a bit low I'll play the video for "Vibes" and then I'm full of joy again. I am well-entertained by this nice, interesting work. Watch it, you won't be disappointed.


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