The Librarian : Quest for the Spear is a 90-minute action adventure produced by Electric Entertainment for Turner Network Television (TNT) (a Time Warner company).
The film is directed by Peter Winther, who has worked as executive producer on Electric Entertainment's Eight Legged Freaks and was co-producer/associate producer of Centropolis' The Patriot , Godzilla , ID4 , Stargate and TV series The Visitor .
Here's a summary of the plot as appeared at IMDb:
When a magical artifact is lifted from his library, a meek librarian sets out to ensure its safe return. To do so, however, he enlists the service of a woman with exceptional martial arts skills - who becomes the enforcer in the relationship.
The film stars Noah Wyle as the title character, who also appears in TV series Emergency Room as Dr. John Carter.
The Librarian was the highest rated movie on cable in 2004.
The Librarian was shown on German TV May 29, 2005, under the title The Quest - Jagd nach dem Speer des Schicksals on RTL, and is available on region 2 DVD since May 30.