The story of the Greek mythological figure, updated in this 80's version.

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Brad Harris ...
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Bobby Rhodes ...
King Xenodama
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Valcheus (as John Garko)
Yehuda Efroni ...
Dorcon
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The Thief (as Frank Garland)
Gabriella Giorgelli ...
Mother (as Gabriella George)
Raf Baldassarre ...
Sostratos (as Ralph Baldassar)
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The story of the Greek mythological figure, updated in this 80's version.

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The World Needed a Hero. It Got a Legend. See more »

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Trivia

Filmed back-to-back with I sette magnifici gladiatori (1983) in the Summer of 1982. See more »

Goofs

When Hercules rescues Cassiopea from the pit, Ariadne appears in the entrance, spear in hand. Herc throws his sword and she falls dead in the doorway. In the next scene as Herc and Cassiopea are leaving, they walk right through the area where Ariadne fell but her body is gone. The following scene is a closeup of Ariadne's body quickly decomposing and disappearing. See more »

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King Minos: Science! For the sake of science!
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Version of Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995) See more »

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Yes, a kid's movie
5 May 2002 | by (Lansing, MI) – See all my reviews

George Littman's comment (12 Aug 1999) really sums it up best: This is a kid's movie.

I actually remember going with my dad to see this movie it's opening week. I was a whopping 6 years old. Wow, did I think Hercules was one coolest movies. Even the silly metallic robots (what's the Greeek word for Evil Robot?) were cool.

Would I watch it on late night cable for old-time's sake? Perhaps. Would I ever pay money for this? Maybe when I have a 6-year old of my own...


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