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Romancing the Stone

PG| 1 hr. 45 min.

Plot Summary
A dowdy romantic-adventure writer is hurled into a real-life adventure in the Colombian jungle in order to save her sister, who will be killed if a treasure map is not delivered to her captors. She is helped out by a brash mercenary, and together they search for the priceless gem located in the map.

Cast: Michael Douglas , Kathleen Turner , Danny DeVito , Zack Norman , Alfonso Arau , Manuel Ojeda , Holland Taylor , Mary Ellen Trainor

Director: Robert Zemeckis

Genres: Adventure, Romance, Action

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

Romancing the Stone (1984)

Release Date: March 30th, 1984|1 hr. 45 min.

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