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The Librarian: Quest for the Spear (2004)

TV Movie  -   -  Action | Adventure | Comedy  -  5 December 2004 (USA)
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Flynn an over 30 "professional student," is banned from more classes, since he already has 22 degrees. Unexpectedly hired by a mysterious library, he's soon pursuing a stolen artifact from ... See full summary »

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Flynn an over 30 "professional student," is banned from more classes, since he already has 22 degrees. Unexpectedly hired by a mysterious library, he's soon pursuing a stolen artifact from the library, a pursuit taking him to far off lands. Written by trivwhiz

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The Excalibur prop used in the movie bears the mark of collectible/film replica swordmaker Marto of Toledo, Spain, visible in close-up as Flynn draws Excalibur from the stone near the end of the film. See more »

Goofs

When Flynn recites the line from A Midsummer Night's Dream he says "that WE have but slumbered here." but the actual line is "that YOU have but slumbered here." Puck is talking to the audience at this time and the word 'we' makes no sense. See more »

Quotes

Edward Wilde: I want that spear.
Nicole Noone: A man in hell wants ice water. That doesn't mean he's going to get it.
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A Nice Start...
10 December 2004 | by (Chicago, Illinois) – See all my reviews

I like this movie because it shows the rewards of both study and hard work. I like it because Flynn is genuinely nice and naive, while still an able hero. I like his sidekick/enforcer, Nicole No one (There is a "trust No one" line, of course), played with aplomb by Sonya Walger. And of course, there is no way anyone can miss a movie where Bob Newhart sports a Marine Tattoo on his chest and engages in martial arts fighting!

This is a move that the family can watch with no worries at all. The pilot had a lot of setup work to do, but it got it done, so the next movie, or hopefully the weekly series, will be less hokey in the setup. Here's hoping for a series.


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