Allan Quatermain once again teams up with Jesse Huston where the discovery of a mysterious old gold piece sends Quatermain looking for his long-lost brother, missing in the wilds of Africa after seeking a lost white race.
James Earl Jones
Chris, slick adventurous grandson of legendary adventurer Allan Quatermain, searches for the mythical treasure of Alexander the Great with the help of a pretty German girl, while eluding a dangerous greedy gangster.
Thomas Ian Griffith,
Fortune hunter Allan Quatermain teams up with a resourceful woman to help her find her missing father lost in the wilds of 1900s Africa while being pursued by hostile tribes and a rival German explorer.
J. Lee Thompson
Three adventurers lead an expedition into darkest Africa in search of the treasure of King Solomon, and on the way encounter hostile natives, volcanoes, dinosaurs and a lost Phoenician city ruled by a beautiful queen.
Not just Allan Quatermain, but anyone who would watch this movie has to
be out of their skull. This was such a terrible movie that I wanted to
walk out of the theater and go home. The problem was I was already
home, watching it on a DVD.
There were so many things wrong with this movie that it would be
impossible to list them all, but I'll give you a few examples.
How about going off for a hiking expedition without taking any
supplies, not even water or food. They didn't even carry canteens. All
the bad guy, who was after them, had was a rifle and pistol and the
clothes on his back - but no hat. I thought it got hot in Africa? No
one was sweating. I know this because the leading lady's heavy eye
makeup never ran.
How can the bad guy take out two crew members of a moving train with
two shots but never hit Quatermain even when Quatermain is standing
still or is only a few yards away. This happens several times in the
And where did the earthquake come from? Just thrown in for good
measure, was it? And when was the last time you explored a dark cavern
without any lights? If Quartermain took the job to get the tuition
money for his son and then gave it to his housekeeper to mail, what
happened to the envelope when the housekeeper went on the trip with
At least they didn't have any trouble finding the unknown land where
King Solomon's mines were, as a wide dirt road had been created for
them to follow. The bad guy had a truck, so why did Quatermain and his
party have to walk on the road? Since his house is in the country, you
would think he would have a vehicle too.
I have watched many movies where the actors had to walk to get where
they were going. I'm surprised that Quatermain's party ever got
anywhere. I have never seen people move this slow. I walk faster inside
my own house.
And what was that terrible flying swarm? Bloodsucking locusts? Day
flying bats? Enraged hummingbirds? Would have been nice to know.
I could go on, but why? So I'll sum it up.
No plot. No character development. No one with any acting ability. On a
scale of 1 to 10, I'd give it a -3.
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