Sword and sorcery story of the cosmic struggle between white magic and black magic.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Leigh Harris ...
Mira
Lynette Harris ...
Mara
Roberto Nelson ...
Erlick (as Bob Nelson)
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Pando
Bruno Rey ...
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Delissia
Roberto Ballesteros ...
Traigon (as Robert Ballesteros)
Douglas Sanders ...
Hunnu
Tony Stevens ...
Khrakannon
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Krona
Silvia Manríquez ...
Kanti (as Silvia Masters)
William Arnold ...
Dargon
Teresa Conway ...
Amaya
Lucy Jensen ...
Dancer
Michael Fountain ...
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To maintain his powers, the evil wizard Traigon must sacrifice his firstborn child to the god Caligara. His wife, however, has other ideas and runs away after giving birth with her twin daughters. Before dying, she hands the girls over to the warrior Krona who promises to raise them as great soldiers. Twenty years later, Traigon returns and begins hunting down his daughters once again. Will the twins, with the help of the Barbarian Erlik and the Viking Baldar, be able to defeat their father? Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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An age undreamed of; an age of fantasy and magic... [video cover]


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After the film was finished, producer Roger Corman had it recut and removed director Jack Hill's name from it. The credited director, "Brian Stuart", is actually a combination of the first names of Corman's two sons. See more »

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Erlick: [threatened with impalement] You made your point. You don't have to stick it to me.
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Boobies!!!
14 February 2008 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Hmmmm, picture this if you will; a pair of sexy twin sisters who have a delightful tendency to bare their (perfectly formed) breasts at any given opportunity, barbarians, boobies, cruel torture routines, boobies, monsters, boobies and magic..... Yep, everything any self respecting, red blooded male could ever want for in a film in fact, feature in this highly enjoyable sword & sorcery outing brought to us by director Jack Hill.

The film never makes the mistake of taking itself at all seriously and is chock full of tongue in cheek moments and double entendres in addition to the requisite action goodies.

Highlights of special note include some particularly well rendered and creepy looking zombies, a cringe inducing scene where a main character narrowly avoids suffering a wickedly sharp spike up his back side(!) and a super hammy main villain.

Tremendously fun if you approach it in the correct frame of mind (and probably even better when one is drunk). Oh, did I happen to mention the beautiful boobies on display in this?


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