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Deathstalker (1983)

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The warrior Deathstalker is tasked by an old witch lady to obtain and unite the three powers of creation - a chalice, an amulet, and a sword - lest the evil magician Munkar get them and use... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Deathstalker (as Richard Hill)
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Codille
Richard Brooker ...
Oghris
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Kaira
Victor Bo ...
Kang
Bernard Erhard ...
Munkar
Augusto Larreta ...
Salmaron (as August Larreta)
Verónica Llinás ...
Toralva (as Lillian Ker)
Marcos Woinsky ...
Gargit
Adrián De Piero ...
Nicor (as Adrian De Piero)
Jorge Sorvik ...
King Tulak (as George Sorvic)
Boy Olmi ...
Young Man
Horacio Marassi ...
Creature Leader (as Horace Marassi)
Patrick Duggan ...
Colobri
Maria Fournery ...
Anella
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Storyline

The warrior Deathstalker is tasked by an old witch lady to obtain and unite the three powers of creation - a chalice, an amulet, and a sword - lest the evil magician Munkar get them and use them for nefarious purposes. After obtaining the sword, Deathstalker joins with other travellers going to the Big Tournament to determine the strongest warrior. The false king holds the true princess in captivity, and plots to have Deathstalker killed, and Deathstalker must fight to free the princess. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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The two mud wrestling girls were sisters. See more »

Goofs

In the torture chamber, the tattoo on Munkar's head switches from its usual position on the left side to the right side. When he appears again it is back on the left side. See more »

Quotes

Deathstalker: Heroes and fools are the same thing.
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Fantastically bad!
28 November 2008 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Firstly let's not beat around the bush! This is a low budget, and I mean LOW budget fantasy film. Right now if you accept that then this film is great fun. Especially for a bunch of guys to watch with a few beers. The film makes no apologies, it's just totally gratuatious with heads flying off all over the place and barely a scene goes by without a good solid flash of naked females. Rape scenes, free sex, mud wrestling, magic, swords, muscles, blood it's all in there.

As a film it is nowhere near the quality of Conan The Barbarian, but it's one of these films you don't watch expecting to be moved to tears (Except by laughter!) Overall a fantastically bad fantasy epic that film snobs should avoid at all costs but everyone else should give a bash on those Saturday nights in with the mates.


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