A young and impatient stockbroker is willing to do anything to get to the top, including trading on illegal inside information taken through a ruthless and greedy corporate raider who takes the youth under his wing.
This is the sequel to "Romancing the Stone" where Jack and Joan have their yacht and easy life, but are gradually getting bored with each other and this way of life. Joan accepts an invitation to go to some middle eastern country as a guest of the sheik, but there she is abducted and finds her- self involved with the "jewel". Jack decides to rescue her with his new partner Ralph. They all go from one adventure to another... What is the story of this "jewel"?Written by
Sami Al-Taher <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Many of the non-British USA cast members are dubbed by British Equity members such as George Camliar, Kerry Shale and Kevork Malikyan. See more »
The jet's afterburner is not on in the third shot after Jack activates it. See more »
[the Jewel is woken up by Joan chipping away at the bars of their cell with a two-by-four plank]
What are you doing?
In my last novel, 'Angelina and the Savage Secret' Angelina used a nail file to chip away at the bars of her cell to remove them and escape to freedom.
How long did this take?
See more »
Lacks Everything That Made Its Predecessor So Good.
A somewhat sketchy screenplay and unsteady direction sink "The Jewel of the Nile", the sequel to "Romancing the Stone". Kathleen Turner and Michael Douglas are taking it easy on their yacht, but soon become a bit bored with their now simple lives. Turner gets an invitation from a suspicious sheik in the Middle East who has a dastardly plan up his sleeves. Danny DeVito is also along for the ride once again as everyone is searching for the seemingly unobtainable jewel. Likeable performances are the main attraction, but the film is a large step behind "Romancing the Stone". 2.5 out of 5 stars.
21 of 40 people found this review helpful.
Was this review helpful to you?
| Report this