With the aid of his companions, a man seeks to defeat his evil brother who has taken a nun hostage.

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Hawk, in a race against time must hunt and destroy the Dark Sword or once again face his brother Voltan in a battle of good against evil.

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Gort, Giant
Ray Charleson ...
Crow, Elf
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Baldin, Dwarf
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Ranulf (as Morgan Sheppard)
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Sister Monica
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Abbess
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Eliane
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Drogo
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High Abbot
Christopher Benjamin ...
Fitzwalter
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Innkeeper
Patrick Magee ...
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Hawk, having suffered the ignominy of watching both his father and fiancée die at the hands of his brother, Voltan, sets out on a quest for companions to aid him in his fight to stop his brother's reign of evil and free the Abbess. Written by Lee Shapiro <hgwells@magicnet.net>

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O Falcão Justiceiro  »

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Although planned as the start of a franchise amid much local publicity, the movie was released in the UK as the supporting feature to Saturn 3 before it was picked up for theatrical distribution in some territories such as North America. See more »

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1st Rough in Tavern: The hunchback will have something to sayabout this!
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So terrible that it's Awesome
23 August 2004 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

I first saw this movie years ago as a kid who Dungeons and Dragons and from that standpoint it was an instant hit with me and my friends. I don't know how I can still like this movie with all it's terrible special effects, but I always get a kick out of watching it. The cast is pretty funny and Jack Palance's over-the-top B-movie acting in this is classic. There are so many great lines in this movie like "Draw your dagger out one more inch and you are a dead man, be you my son or not..." The music is the best thing about this movie - so surreal it's cheesy yet cool enough to work. In short, the movie somehow surpasses the sum of its individual parts to achieve something near a cult classic quality. I've even made Baldur's Gate (PC) characters based on the characters using pics and voice clips from the movie. Just imagine clicking on the elf character and hearing "I, am ready" or "Name, the target" in that delightful monotone.


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