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Jack Hunter and the Lost Treasure of Ugarit 

A globetrotting archaeologist discovers danger and intrigue while searching for an elusive treasure of the ancient Kingdom of Ugarit.
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Ivan Sergei ...  Jack Hunter 3 episodes, 2008-2009
Joanne Kelly ...  Nadia Ramadan 3 episodes, 2008-2009
Thure Riefenstein ...  Albert Littmann 3 episodes, 2008-2009
Susan Ward ...  Liz 3 episodes, 2008-2009
Mario Naim Bassil Mario Naim Bassil ...  Tariq 3 episodes, 2008-2009
Birol Tarkan Yildiz Birol Tarkan Yildiz ...  Berndt 3 episodes, 2008-2009
Mehmet Polat Mehmet Polat ...  Doridanov 2 episodes, 2008-2009
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Jack Hunter, an archaeologist, planned only to take a picture of a cuneiform tablet from once unsurpassed Mesopotmian metropolis Ugarit in present Syria, but is caught and has to steal it from a private museum in France. He refuses to join his mentor, professor Frederic 'Freddie' Shaffer, who believes the poem is a coded treasure map, on a relic hunt, until his friend is murdered to steal it. Obvious suspect is Syrian artifact trader Ali, so Jack flies to Damascas. There he must accept working with local, US-educated colleague Nadia and her driver Tariq. Their lives are threatened during the long relic quest, for one by common nemesis Albert Littman, but another secret lurks too. Written by Carlos Mills

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31 July 2010 (USA) See more »

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Turkey

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All production equipment was rented out from Syria and Turkey, except for the cameras which were from the U.S. See more »

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Surprisingly good Mini-series.
7 January 2010 | by CelticnationalistSee all my reviews

Though in reality it's really 3 separate Two hour Films (that is how I saw it) that need to be watched in order to make sense, considering this was on The Sci-Fi channel which is usually filled with garbage I was Pleasantly surprised as it's really quite good, and looks like it has a fairly large budget which is unusual considering there is No one in it that you will have heard of.

The acting is reasonably good by all concerned, and if you enjoyed the similar in vein 'The Librarian' Series of Adventure TV Movies then you will enjoy this.

Worth watching.


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