Answering a distress call from Africa, two rival scientists set out for the Lost World and find it threatened with destruction by sinister oil prospectors. The savaging of the once beautiful land has caused a dormant volcano to reawaken and the scientists must battle both man and nature to save the Lost World and themselves.
In this early action classic that features his unique blend of thrills and offbeat humor, Arnold Schwarzenegger stars as retires Colonel John Matrix. The ex-head of a special commando strike team, he's forced back into action when his daughter is kidnapped. With the help of a fiesty stewardess, Matrix has only a few hours to overcome his greatest challenge--finding his daughter before she is killed.