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The Librarian: Return to King Solomon's Mines (2006)

Librarian-turned-adventurer Flynn Carsen endeavors to find King Solomon's mines.

Director:

Jonathan Frakes

Writers:

Marco Schnabel, David N. Titcher (characters) (as David Titcher)
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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Noah Wyle ... Flynn Carsen
Gabrielle Anwar ... Emily Davenport
Bob Newhart ... Judson
Jane Curtin ... Charlene
Olympia Dukakis ... Margie Carsen
Erick Avari ... General Samir
Hakeem Kae-Kazim ... Jomo
Robert Foxworth ... Uncle Jerry
Zahn McClarnon ... Tommy Yellow Hawk
Lisa Brenner ... Debra
Jonathan Frakes ... Debra's Husband
Peter Butler ... Ahjmed
Tertius Meintjes Tertius Meintjes ... Rogan (as Tertius Meintjies)
Dawie Ackermann Dawie Ackermann ... Arthur Dawson (as David Ackermann)
Mehboob Bawa Mehboob Bawa ... Moroccan Taxi Driver
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After retrieving the Crystal Skull in Utah, Flynn Carsen receives a map in the mail with the secret location of King Solomon's Mines. When the scroll is stolen, Judson explains the power of the Key of Solomon's book and assigns Flynn to retrieve the map. The map is useless without the legend piece to decipher it, which is located in Volubilis near the Roman ruins in Morocco. Flynn heads to Casablanca to the ruins where he is chased by a group of mercenaries leaded by General Samir. They too want to find the location of King Solomon's mines. Flynn teams-up with Professor Emily Davenport working in the dig and they escape from General Samir and his men. While traveling to Gedi, they save the local Jomo from death and the trio faces a dangerous journey through the wild Africa. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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New Continent. New Adventure. Still No Clue.


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This was directed by Jonathan Frakes. As an actor he is perhaps best known as Commander William Riker on "Star Trek The Next Generation". As a director he has been nicknamed "Two Takes Frakes" for the usual number of attempts before he is satisfied with a scene. And now you know how his surname is pronounced. See more »

Goofs

When the ghost attacks Flynn, he alternately turns back and forth on the wall he is hanging on to. See more »

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Jomo: Hippos like chocolate...
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Spoofs Casablanca (1942) See more »

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Second part of the Librarian series with lots of entertainment and fun
30 March 2009 | by ma-cortesSee all my reviews

This second outing in the popular ¨The Librarian franchise ¨(1ª Quest of the spear-2004- by Peter Winther and 3ª The curse of the Judas Chalice-2008- by Jonathan Frakes) concerns on Flynn Carsen(Noah Wyle), the roughest, toughest,silly, and botcher hero with 22 university degree . Flynn is assigned missions around the world and recover priceless objects guarded into Metropolitan library where are the Arthur's Excalibur blade, the skull of crystal, Saint Sheet of Turin, the magic flute, among others. Now he must to find the King Salomon's mines who ordered the building of the Temple by the 24 masons. He goes to Casablanca looking for a Salomon's key of map. There he encounters the tomb of Ptolomeo, the famous father of astronomy and geometry .Flynn accompanied by a beautiful archaeologist(Gabrielle Anwar) head to Kenia where allegedly is the Salomon's treasure. Our unpredictable heroes risk their lives and limb against a set of the nasties(Erick Avari) villains you've ever seen.

Entertained TV movie plenty of action-packed,tongue in check, adventures, love story and extremely funny. This one has a little bit of everything : rip-roaring action, thriller,Sci-Fi,fantasy,derring do and an exciting score by Joseph LoDuca. Along with a sympathetic Noah Wyle appear the habitual secondaries, as a deadpan Bob Newhart, Jane Curtin and his likable mother well played by Olympia Dukakis. Besides cameo by Jonathan Frakes as passenger in the Magic Honeymoon bus. This enjoyable picture combines splendidly ¨Riger Haggard's mines of King Salomon¨ with ¨Spielberg's Raiders of the lost ark¨. Spectacular final scenes with excessive and mediocre use of computer generator special effects, adding a colorful cinematography by Walt Lloyd. For utter spirit-lifting bemusing you can't do better than this television movie. The picture is lavishly produced by Dean Devlin in partnership with Noah Wyle and TNT. Efficient direction by Jonathan Frakes, the notorious Star Trek's commandant Riker.He's an expert filmmaker in Sci-Fi genre and TV episodes : Star Trek, Roswell,Masters of science fiction, Twilight zone, among them.


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