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Romancing the Stone (30-Mar-1984)

Director: Robert Zemeckis

Writer: Diane Thomas

Music by: Alan Silvestri

Producer: Michael Douglas

Keywords: Action/Adventure, Treasure Hunt

Romance novelist Joan Wilder travels to Columbia to ransom her sister Elaine with a treasure map that everyone seems to want. Getting on the wrong bus she finds herself in the deep jungle, narrowly escaping death with the help of adventurer Jack T. Colton. Thrilling and fun adventure/romance in the vein of Indiana Jones. Received an Oscar nomination for Best Editing. Followed by an also-excellent sequel, The Jewel of the Nile (1985).

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Danny DeVito
Actor
17-Nov-1944   Short loudmouth from Taxi
Michael Douglas
Actor
25-Sep-1944   Wall Street
Ron Silver
Actor
2-Jul-1946 15-Mar-2009 Wiseguy
Holland Taylor
Actor
14-Jan-1943   The Naked Truth
Kathleen Turner
Actor
19-Jun-1954   Romancing the Stone

CAST

Michael Douglas   ...   Jack Colton
Kathleen Turner   ...   Joan Wilder
Danny DeVito   ...   Ralph
Zack Norman   ...   Ira
Alfonso Arau   ...   Juan
Manuel Ojeda   ...   Zolo
with
Holland Taylor   ...   Gloria
Mary Ellen Trainor   ...   Elaine
Eve Smith   ...   Mrs. Irwin
Joe Nesnow   ...   Super
Jose Chavez   ...   Santos
Chachita   ...   Hefty Woman
Camillo Garcia   ...   Bus Driver
Rodrigo Puebla   ...   Bad Hombre
Paco Morayta   ...   Hotel Clerk
Jorge Zamora   ...   Maitre'D
Kym Herrin   ...   Angelina
Bill Burton   ...   Jessie
Ted White   ...   Grogan
Manuel Santiago   ...   Vendor
Ron Silver   ...   Vendor
Mike Cassidy   ...   Zolo's Man
Vince Deadrick, Sr.   ...   Zolo's Man
Richard Drown   ...   Zolo's Man
Joe Finnegan   ...   Zolo's Man
Jimmy Medearis   ...   Zolo's Man
Jeff Ramsey   ...   Zolo's Man

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