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Ironmaster (1983)
"La guerra del ferro: Ironmaster" (original title)

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A tale that takes place at the dawn of history. The movie tells the story of a tribe that discovers how to fashion weapons out of iron and use them for their own survival. However, the ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
Sam Pasco ...
Ela
Elvire Audray ...
Isa
George Eastman ...
Vood
Pamela Prati ...
Lith (as Pamela Field)
Jacques Herlin ...
Rag
Danilo Mattei ...
Tog (as Brian Redford)
Benito Stefanelli ...
Iksay
Areno D'Adderio
Giovanni Cianfriglia ...
Vood's Thug
Nello Pazzafini
Walter Lucchini ...
Member of Mogo's Tribe
Nicola La Macchia ...
(as Nico La Macchia)
William Berger ...
Mogo
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A tale that takes place at the dawn of history. The movie tells the story of a tribe that discovers how to fashion weapons out of iron and use them for their own survival. However, the creation of iron also causes the tribe to battle for possession of the new weapons. Written by Kain <severson@webaccess.net>

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Iron-fortified loincloth romp set during early civilization.
14 August 2011 | by (fabulous Las Vega$!) – See all my reviews

The leader of a prehistoric hunting tribe is murdered by one of his own people, an evil young tyrant. When the tribe banishes the killer, he wanders into an area of volcanic activity and witnesses the natural formation of an iron bar. Using this weapon and the knowledge of the means to create it, he becomes mad with power and sets forth on a bloody mission to conquer all mankind...one tribe at a time. It is up to his lifelong rival to thwart these sinister plans.

IRONMASTER is a better film than it has any right to be, a highly entertaining chunk of old-school Euroschlock replete with equal parts cheesecake and beefcake(and even a light smattering of gore).

You've likely seen all this before, but this is one of the better examples of those European loincloth adventures which were being made by the dozen during the 80s.

Fun stuff...5.5/10


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