Action-adventure comedy from director Robert Zemeckis in which a romance novelist finds herself in a dangerous treasure hunt after going to Colombia to ransom her kidnapped sister. Star Michael Douglas produced the film as well.
The movie earned $115.1 million at the box office. It's success spawned a sequel called The Jewel of the Nile. It won Golden Globes for Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy and Best Actress - Musical or Comedy (Kathleen Turner).