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Romancing the Stone


30 Mar 1984

1 hr 46 min

Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance

She's a girl from the big city. He's a reckless soldier of fortune. For a fabulous treasure, they share an adventure no one could imagine... or survive.
Though she can spin wild tales of passionate romance, novelist Joan Wilder has no life of her own. Then one day adventure comes her way in the form of a mysterious package. It turns out that the parcel is the ransom she'll need to free her abducted sister, so Joan flies to South America to hand it over. But she gets on the wrong bus and winds up hopelessly stranded in the jungle...


Status: Released
Countries: Mexico, USA
Languages: French, English, Spanish
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 6 wins & 2 nominations.
Budget: $10M


Jack Brodsky (Producer)
Treva Silverman (Producer)
Joel Douglas (Producer)
Michael Douglas (Producer)




Michael Douglas (as Jack T. Colton)
Kathleen Turner (as Joan Wilder)
Danny DeVito (as Ralph)
Ron Silver (as Vendor)
Manuel Ojeda (as Zolo)
Zack Norman (as Ira)
Holland Taylor (as Gloria)
Mary Ellen Trainor (as Elaine)
William H. Burton Jr. (as Jessie)
Kymberly Herrin (as Angelina)
Vince Deadrick Sr. (as Zolo's Men)
Michael Cassidy (as Zolo's Men)
Alfonso Aráu (as Juan)
Eve Smith (as Mrs. Irwin)
Joe Nesnow (as Super)
José Chávez (as Santos)
Evita Muñoz (as Hefty Woman)
Jeff Ramsey (as Zolo's Men)
Ted White (as Grogan)
Rodrigo Puebla (as Bad Hombre)
Camillo Garcia (as Bus Driver)
Paco Morayta (as Hotel Clerk)



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