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Conan the Destroyer (1984)

PG  |   |  Action, Adventure, Fantasy  |  29 June 1984 (USA)
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Conan leads a ragtag group of adventurers on a quest for a princess.

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The wandering barbarian, Conan, alongside his goofy rogue pal, Malak, are tasked with escorting Queen Taramis' virgin niece, Princess Jehnna and her bodyguard, Bombaata, to a mystical island fortress. They must retrieve a magical crystal that legends say can awaken the god of dreams, Dagoth. Along the way, Conan reunites with the wise wizard, Akiro and befriends the fierce female fighter, Zula. Together the heroes face ancient traps, powerful Wizards, plots of betrayal, and even the dream god, Dagoth, himself! Written by Tim Harrison Snlmidgit@hotmail.com

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The most powerful legend of all is back in a new adventure. See more »


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Conan: King of Thieves  »

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$18,000,000 (estimated)

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$26,400,000 (USA)
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Arnold Schwarzenegger was set to return once again as Conan for the spin-off film "Red Sonja" and the abandoned 3rd installment "Conan the Conqueror". However, in 2014 Schwarzenegger announced he was finally going to return as Conan for the first time in 30 years in "The Legend of Conan", which is rumored to take place many years after "Conan the Barbarian" and it will ignore "Conan the Destroyer" as if it never happened. See more »

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Shortly before Akiro is rescued from the cannibals and joins the party there is a scene where Akiro can be seen on the last horse riding through the forest despite not having joined the party yet. See more »

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This was great
30 May 2004 | by (The United States of America) – See all my reviews

I don't know why it got such a low rating, I really enjoyed Conan the Destroyer. I wasn't as good as the first one, but it was a very good sequel, and definitely worth watching. Good acting, good music, the special effects could have been better, but they were still good. WATCH THIS! Arnold did a really good job with this movie. I think one of the reasons people thought it wasn't good was because it was either confusing or boring. It wasn't boring at all. And it was a little confusing because it is a fantasy adventure movie!

Look at Lord of the Rings, that is fantasy, only everybody loves that! What the....


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