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I sette magnifici gladiatori (1983)

A bandit leader endowed with supernatural powers by his sorceress mother makes yearly raids on a peasant village. However, the women of the village come into possession of a magic sword, ... See full summary »

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Cornelia (as Kristin Kline)
Antonella Giacomini ...
Diana (as Claudia Bridges)
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A bandit leader endowed with supernatural powers by his sorceress mother makes yearly raids on a peasant village. However, the women of the village come into possession of a magic sword, and go in search of a hero who is able to wield it and save their village from the evil bandit. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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August 1984 (USA)  »

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Los siete magníficos gladiadores  »

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The film is the 2nd remake of "The Seven Samurai" to star actress Sybil Danning. The first was "Battle Beyond The Stars", which a futuristic remake of the Akira Kurosawa classic. See more »

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Plodding rehash of "The Magnificent Seven"
27 October 2007 | by See all my reviews

The problem with this movie is not that it rehashes the plot of "The Magnificent Seven"; after all, even that movie was a remake of something else ("The Seven Samurai", which I have not seen yet). The problem is that it rehashes it in a plodding and unimaginative fashion. The main difference between the two movies (besides the obviously lower production quality, of course) is that "The Magnificent Seven" were interesting, intelligent and articulate characters; "The Seven Magnificent Gladiators" are 5 primitive muscleheads, a rookie, and a warrior woman (Sybil Danning). The fight scenes are mostly Bud-Spencer-and-Terence-Hill-do-sword-and-sorcery-style. And being this a PG film, it completely lacks any of the blood and nudity usually found in the genre. A sensuous (but brief) female bikini wrestling match is as risqué, and as thrilling, as it gets here, folks (and no, Sybil is not featured in it). (**)


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