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The jewel of the Nile [videorecording] / Twentieth Century Fox presents a Michael Douglas production ; produced by Michael Douglas ; written by Mark Rosenthal & Lawrence Konner ; directed by Lewis Teague.

Douglas, Michael, 1944- (Added Author). Rosenthal, Mark D. (Added Author). Konner, Lawrence. (Added Author). Teague, Lewis. (Added Author). Turner, Kathleen, 1954- (Added Author). DeVito, Danny. (Added Author). Thomas, Diane, 1946- (Added Author). Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation. (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Schricker Main Library ACT JEW (Text) 30032001730040 BLU-RAY ACTION Available -
Schricker Main Library COM JEW (Text) 30032001687323 DVD COMEDY Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (106 min.) : sd., col. ; 12 in.
  • Edition: Special wide screen ed.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 1995.

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on characters created by Diane Thomas.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1985.
Special features: Audio commentary by director Lewis Teague; deleted scenes; "Romancing the Nile: a winning sequel" featurette; "Adventures of a romance novelist" featurette; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Jan DeBont ; music, Jack Nitzsche.
Participant or Performer Note: Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito, Spiros Focas.
Summary, etc.: Jack and Joan have their yacht and an easy life. They gradually get bored with each other and their current way of life. Joan accepts an invitation to go trek through the North African desert as a guest of the sheik. Once there, she is abducted and she finds herself involved with the 'jewel.' Jack decides to rescue her with his new partner Ralph. Not even treacherous tribes, deadly dungeons and dangerous villains can stop them from finding, once and for all, the mysterious 'jewel.' Sequel to Romancing the stone.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note: Laserdisc.
This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players.
Subject: Adventure and adventurers > Africa > Drama.
Desert survival > Africa > Drama.
Deserts > Africa, North > Drama.
Abduction > Africa, North > Drama.
Criminal behavior > Africa, North > Drama.
Genre: Action and adventure films.
Romantic comedy films.
Film sequels.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.

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