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Ursus in the Land of Fire (1963)
"Ursus nella terra di fuoco" (original title)

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Hamilan, a cruel and ambitious general, murders his king and places himself on the throne with the former king's evil niece as his queen. He then wages war against his peaceful neighbors, ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
Ed Fury ...
Luciana Gilli ...
Princess Diana
Adriano Micantoni ...
Hamilkar
Claudia Mori ...
Mila
Nando Tamberlani ...
Lotar
Giuseppe Addobbati ...
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Pietro Ceccarelli ...
Lero
Diego Pozzetto
Giulio Mauroni
Nino Fuscagni ...
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Hamilan, a cruel and ambitious general, murders his king and places himself on the throne with the former king's evil niece as his queen. He then wages war against his peaceful neighbors, killing their women and enslaving their men. A hero named Ursus appears at a tournament to challenge Hamilan's authority. Though victorious at the tournament, Ursus is arrested and forced to turn a grist-mill under an overseer's lash. Meanwhile, the former king's virtuous daughter, Diana, is tormented by her evil cousin, the new queen. Sentenced to a slow and tortuous execution, Ursus breaks free and a revolt breaks out. Ursus throws Hamilan to his death in a fiery pit and then Ursus and Diana enjoy the cheers of a grateful populace. Written by dinky-4 of Minneapolis

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31 October 1963 (Italy)  »

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Italian censorship vis #41587 issued Ocrober 31, 1963. See more »

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Mila: It's useless to kill a strong man like this. I can use another slave. Let me have him.
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12 February 2004 | by (Glen Cove, New York) – See all my reviews

Actually they are five muscle men tossing make believe rocks but in a run of the mill film of good guy freeing oppressed people you take what you can get.The action is good but the story is average and the same one we've seen in just about every film like this. Worse its paced much too slowly. The dubbing is interesting as voices change depending on whats being said. Its a bland exercise that is best summed up by its semi volcanic eruption- its not quite the spectacle anyone hoped for.


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