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Ator, the Fighting Eagle (1982)

Ator l'invincibile (original title)
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 ...
Roon
Ritza Brown ...
Sunya
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Griba
Dakar ...
High Priest of the Spider (as Dakkar)
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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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March 1983 (USA)  »

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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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Followed by Iron Warrior (1987) See more »

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Cheesy Fun
27 May 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Lots of people would call "Ator" a bad movie. I, personally, would call it delightfully cheesy, like an unintentional spoof on itself. The random use of pyrotechnics at the end, the extremely low quality acting, the plot line that was, at the same time, both stupidly simple AND made no sense, and an arch-villain that wouldn't scare a baby unless it was hit by lightning. Don't see this movie for technical genius, see it for laughs. But, make sure not to become to overcritical of the movie. It may be an extremely bad movie, but I think you will find it hard to enjoy if you are looking for problems. Just sit back, and let the cheesiness do it's work.


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