MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 939 this week

The Blade Master (1984)
"Ator 2 - L'invincibile Orion" (original title)

2.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 2.2/10 from 2,603 users  
Reviews: 61 user | 18 critic

Muscle-bound Ator and his mute Asian sidekick travel from the ends of the Earth to save his aged mentor from the evil mustachioed Zor.

Director:

(as David Hills)

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 34 titles
created 08 Sep 2011
 
a list of 37 titles
created 08 Jan 2012
 
a list of 30 titles
created 20 Sep 2012
 
a list of 22 titles
created 25 Apr 2013
 
a list of 30 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Blade Master (1984)

The Blade Master (1984) on IMDb 2.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Blade Master.

User Polls

Bottom 100 #36 | See the Bottom 100 movies as voted by our users.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Crime | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.1/10 X  

A girl tries to become the top star in the glamorous world of Go-Go Dancing.

Director: Ted V. Mikels
Stars: Jody Daniels, Leslie McRay, Tom Pace
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.2/10 X  

A father's psychic abilities are put to the test when his two daughters are trapped inside of a corn maze haunted by the spirits of two young girls who disappeared a year earlier.

Director: Bill Cowell
Stars: Bill Cowell, Kelleigh Murray, Alyssa Cowell
Eegah (1962)
Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.1/10 X  

Teenagers stumble across a prehistoric caveman, who goes on a rampage.

Director: Arch Hall Sr.
Stars: Arch Hall Jr., Marilyn Manning, Richard Kiel
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.1/10 X  

A young man is transformed into a hideous "moon beast" due to a meteor fragment lodged in his body.

Director: Richard Ashe
Stars: Chase Cordell, Leigh Drake, Gregorio Sala
Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2/10 X  

The story centers on the battle for the mythical Sword of Aktar and its kidnapped keeper Ulric. But for a few stop-motion prehistoric creatures, the heroic Thane must save a beautiful ... See full summary »

Director: Fred Olen Ray
Stars: Lyle Waggoner, Russ Tamblyn, Blake Bahner
Adventure | Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.3/10 X  

A spoof that combines Cast Away with Miss Congeniality, Planet of the Apes, Love Boat, Gilligan's Island, The Sixth Sense, Jurassic Park, and more

Director: Bryan Michael Stoller
Stars: Eric Roberts, Charlie Schlatter, Joyce Giraud
Action | Comedy | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.1/10 X  

The pointlessly named Batwoman and her bevy of Batmaidens fight evil and dance.

Director: Jerry Warren
Stars: Katherine Victor, George Mitchell, Steve Brodie
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.2/10 X  

Tony Washington is killed by a gang of rampant trendy teenagers. Molly Mokembe is a voodoo lady who brings him back from the dead to seek revenge on his killers so he can rest in peace.

Director: Jack Bravman
Stars: Adam West, Jon Mikl Thor, Tia Carrere
Hobgoblins (1988)
Comedy | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.3/10 X  

A young security guard must track down diminutive aliens who kill people even as they make their fantasies come true.

Director: Rick Sloane
Stars: Tom Bartlett, Paige Sullivan, Steven Boggs
Surf School (2006)
Comedy | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.2/10 X  

A rag-tag bunch of seniors, complete outsiders at their surf-crazed Laguna Beach High School, decide to crash the biggest team surf contest. In order to prevail, however, they must do one ... See full summary »

Director: Joel Silverman
Stars: Harland Williams, Corey Sevier, Ryan Carnes
Final Justice (1985)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.9/10 X  

Homicidal Sheriff Thomas Jefferson Geronimo is tasked with escorting a mobster to Malta; when the prisoner escapes, Geronimo goes rogue to catch him.

Director: Greydon Clark
Stars: Joe Don Baker, Rossano Brazzi, Venantino Venantini
The Hobgoblin (1990)
Fantasy | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.9/10 X  

Once upon a time a god gave a mighty sword to the king of Aquiles to bring justice to his people. Now he wants it back - but the king rather gives his life than the sword. Goddess Dehamira,... See full summary »

Director: Joe D'Amato
Stars: Eric Allan Kramer, Margaret Lenzey, Donald O'Brien
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
David Brandon ...
Zor (as David Cain Haughton)
Charles Borromel ...
Kiro Wehara ...
Thong (as Chen Wong)
Robert Black ...
High Priest
Donald Hodson ...
Village Elder
Stephan Soffer ...
Ravani
Nello Pazzafini ...
Wallon (as Ned Steinberg)
Osiride Pevarello ...
Sandur (as Hershel Curtis)
Sandra Carle ...
Old Woman
Nancy Hall ...
1st Maiden
Linette Ray ...
2nd Maiden
Robert Karshin ...
1st Youth
Andy Stradly ...
2nd Youth
Edit

Storyline

In this sequel, the Fighting Eagle returns. This time he must save a former mentor from the evil Zor. Ator battles cavemen, invisible swordsmen, and barbarians with his new sidekick Thong to finally have the ultimate showdown with Zor. Written by Sean Kilby and Jason Parker <gestalt@ix.netcom.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

sidekick | battle | showdown | fighting | mute | See more »

Taglines:

Warrior, Magician, Hero, Thief. They called him .... The Blade Master. See more »


Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

15 February 1984 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cave Dwellers  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

According to director Joe D'Amato, the film was shot in two weeks, without a script. Miles O'Keeffe was contracted to star in a certain number of films for D'Amato, leaving very little time to write a script. See more »

Goofs

While Ator is hang gliding, a modern city appears at the bottom of one shot. See more »

Quotes

Ator: Thong, the fish is ready!
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Ator fights evil in all forms including puppets.
12 November 2001 | by See all my reviews

Yes this movie is obviously trying to be a Conan the Barbarian, and what amazes me is that this is a sequel (the people demanded another one?). The first part of the flick is a flashback showing the original. From what I saw it doesn't look worth checking out (and apparently Ator always kills a huge puppet in his movies). Well now Ator lives at the ends of the earth with his mute sidekick Thong. A girl seeks his help as this evil dude has her father in his custody. Let me just say this bad guy is extremely patient as the old guy constantly insults the villian and just prattles on endlessly. The bad guy waits to the very end of the movie and finally smacks the old guy around leaving you to wonder "What took him so long to snap?". Meanwhile, Ator and his sidekick and the gal go through one adventure after another. They fight cavemen, invisible soldiers (don't ask), rent a thugs, and people who worship snakes. Ator also battles a giant snake puppet and hang-glides (again, don't ask). All the while you will be thinking that Conan would kick Ator's butt.


14 of 16 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
For MST3K fans: Cave Dwellers - Pod People? heroinbob78
New worst movie!!! nerph20
Explosion ? Jordan_Patrick_Drew
English Subs theunbeholden
Discuss The Blade Master (1984) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?