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Ator, the Fighting Eagle (1982)
"Ator l'invincibile" (original title)

PG  |   |  Action, Adventure, Fantasy  |  March 1983 (USA)
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The son of Torren learns of his heritage, goes to avenge the deaths of his fellow villagers, and rescue his sister/love interest from the evil Dakkar and his spider cult. Ator battles giant... See full summary »

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Sabrina Siani ...
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Ritza Brown ...
Sunya
Edmund Purdom ...
Griba
Dakar ...
High Priest of the Spider (as Dakkar)
Laura Gemser ...
Indun
Alessandra Vazzoler ...
Woman in the tavern (as Chandra Vazzoler)
Nello Pazzafini ...
Bardak (as Nat Williams)
Jean Lopez ...
Nordya
Olivia Goods ...
Queen
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The son of Torren learns of his heritage, goes to avenge the deaths of his fellow villagers, and rescue his sister/love interest from the evil Dakkar and his spider cult. Ator battles giant spiders, swordsmen cloaked in shadow, re-animated dead warriors, and horribly hideous witches. Written by Sean Kilby and Jason Parker <gestalt@ix.netcom.com>

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A magical power was destined to fight at his side.


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The film was hastily shot, edited, and released in an attempt to cash in on the success of "Conan the Barbarian." When another Conan film was announced for release in 1984, director Joe D'Amato hastily shot the sequel, "The Blade Master", too. See more »

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Ator: I love you.
Sunya: And I love you.
Ator: Why can't we marry?
Sunya: Ator, we are brother and sister.
Ator: I'll talk with our father.
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Well, it's better than the sequel.
23 June 2000 | by (Akron, Ohio) – See all my reviews

That's all I can really say about this film, that it's better than it's sequel. Actually, this isn't all that awful, but it's not all that good, either. While the sequel was sickening and dull, this one manages to entertain us with it's amazing badness. The movie is pretty bad, but that's just it, it's not totally awful like some other Italian muscle-man epics. Many types of these films were released by Italian film makers in the early 80's, whether they were successful or not I don't know. To summarize: This movie is bad, but more watchable than other films of it's type.


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