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Yor, the Hunter from the Future (1983)

Il mondo di Yor (original title)
A warrior seeks his true origins in a seemingly prehistoric wasteland.

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(as Anthony M. Dawson)

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(graphic novel "Henga, el cazador"), (graphic novel "Henga, el cazador") | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Yor
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Kalaa (as Corinne Clery)
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Overlord
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Ena
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Pag (as Alan Collins)
Ayshe Gul ...
Roa of the Sand-People
Aytekin Akkaya ...
Ukan
Claudia Rocchi ...
Tarita (as Marina Rocchi)
Sergio Nicolai ...
Kay
Ludovico Della Jojo ...
(as Ludovico Dello Jojo)
Adrian Akdemir
Herent Akdemir
Ali Selgur
Zeynep Selgur
Henk Akin
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Storyline

Yor, an extremely blond prehistoric warrior, comes to question his origins, particularly with regard to a mysterious medallion he wears. When he learns of a desert goddess who supposedly wears the same medallion, Yor decides that he must find her and learn his true identity. Along the way, he encounters ape-men, dinosaurs, and a strange futuristic society. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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He was a powerful warrior from the future, trapped in a prehistoric land, battling for the survival of his people. See more »


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19 August 1983 (USA)  »

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(director's cut)

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(Eastmancolor)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The costumes worn by Overlord and his guards were left over from The Humanoid (1979) which director Antonio Margheriti did the special effects for. See more »

Goofs

The mole on Ena's cheek disappears in a few cave shots. See more »

Quotes

Pag: We will need a lot more hemp before we're through.
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Referenced in Best of the Worst: Wheel of the Worst #5 (2014) See more »

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Written by John Scott
Performed by Johnny Scott And His Orchestra
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Great Italo Sci-Fi Cheese
7 October 2003 | by (Sacramento, CA) – See all my reviews

Yor is the hunter from the future. He's a simple tribesman/He-man warrior who leads a village of displaced tribes people to the promise land. Along the way Yor slays a dinosaur,fights evil Morlocks, glides on a Giant bat, fights some alien goons who get in his way and matches wits with Darth Vader's brother. Bad film that none of the actors take seriously (except Yor). Will Yor lead the people to the promise land and find out the meaning behind that funky gold medallion that he wears around his neck? Go out and Get Yor!! I wish I could see the original eight hour version shot for European television. When will this Drive-In gem ever be released on video? Who knows.

Recommended for lovers of bad movies.


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