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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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(screenplay) (as Anthony M. Dawson), (graphic novel "Henga, el cazador") | 1 more credit »
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Yor
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Kalaa
Luciano Pigozzi ...
Pag (as Alan Collins)
Marina Rocchi ...
Tarita
Sergio Nicolai ...
Kay
Ludovico Della Jojo ...
(as Ludovico Dollo Jojo)
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Overlord
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Ena
Gianni Giuliani ...
Yor (voice)
Daniela Nobili ...
Kalaa (voice)
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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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This film is listed among the 100 Most Enjoyably Bad Movies Ever Made in John Wilson's book The Official Razzie® Movie Guide. See more »

Goofs

After Rea escapes the collapsing cave, her necklace with the medallion includes a bone, which disappears in the next scene. See more »

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Apeman: Throw him off the cliff! Hurry! The gods must be appeased with fresh blood! Hurry!
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Roa's Death
Written and Performed by Guido De Angelis & Maurizio De Angelis (as Oliver Onions)
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Best movie ever
11 February 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This has to be the best movie of all time. Any future in which the properties of water change to become flammable is a future i can look forward too. Special visual and sound effects which compare to the likes of Space Invaders from Atari. However, I think the best was costume design of the monsters. It brings back memories of childhood from when my parents took me to see Dinosaurs Alive at the zoo. Reb Brown should win an academy award for his role as YOR. Only he can pull of such a great screenplay with classic lines like "Damn Talking Box". I can only hope that one day they make a sequel to this movie. I believe that it will be directed by this new and up coming star Ed V.


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