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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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Intelligence can only get you so far when you have to save the world. See more »


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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

Airplane doors are conical in shape with the bigger frame on the inside. Thus the door will be sealed against the side of the fuselage by the pressure inside the plane. To open it you must first pull it inwards and then out which can only be done when the air pressures are equal on both sides of the door. You cannot blast it out of the frame the way Nicole does just before she and Flynn leaves the airplane. See more »

Quotes

Nicole Noone: [slapping him] Don't you ever leave my sight again, do you understand?
Flynn Carsen: What is this, Slap the Librarian Day?
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References Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989) See more »

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2 November 2005 | by (Tennessee) – See all my reviews

My kids and I LOVED this movie! It took me a few minutes to catch on to the tongue-in-cheek/spoof/parody character of this one. Once you get it, though, the sometimes less-than-great special effects and sometimes corny plot elements fall into place beautifully. And yes, there actually WAS a plot, complete with interesting characters, and a STELLAR cast. In addition to seeing Noah Wyle's funny side, you get to see comedy at its best with Bob Newhart, Jane Curtin, and Olympia Dukakis in roles that MUST have been written just for them. The chemistry between the Librarian and the bodyguard is terrific. Watch this one with an open mind and you won't be disappointed. HOPING FOR A SEQUEL!!!!


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