Romancing the Stone

Lists: Adventure, 30 Years Ago - 1984

Brief Synopsis: "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..."

Overall Ranking: 465 (Rank from 1984: # 6)

Adjusted* Rating:
(lowest rating dropped)

Ratings Breakdown
(The Mixed Bag)

Buttery 66.67%
Regular 33.33%
Half-Popped 0%
Stale 0%
Burnt 0%


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CinemaVisitor Erik95 - One of my favourite adventure movies. Turner and Douglas make an excellent couple.
Comedy: 8
David Baruffi88
James Patrick70

People Involved

  • Michael Douglas (Jack T. Colton)
  • Kathleen Turner (Joan Wilder)
  • Danny DeVito (Ralph)
  • Zack Norman (Ira)
  • Alfonso Arau (Juan)
  • Robert Zemeckis (Director)