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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 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
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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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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sword | witch | sorcerer | moaning | gore | See more »

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The last great warrior king. See more »


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The DVD box art for Deathstalker is done by the same artist who did the DVD box art for National Lampoon's European Vacation. See more »

Goofs

When Deathstalker gains the "Sword of Justice" in the cave, the sword glows blue light. However, when the camera cuts and then shows another people in the cave, watching the sword, the light is red. See more »

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Deathstalker: Heroes and fools are the same thing.
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Edited into Barbarian (2003) See more »

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The best of the sword and sorcery flicks!
1 May 2000 | by (Hollywood, ca) – See all my reviews

This movie is packed with everything you would expect in a sword and sorcery film(except explicit sex)!

There are twenty-five breast shots, twenty-seven butt shots, six sword fights, fifteen impalings, two amputations, one arrow in the neck, three beheadings, on horse dragging, one eye-candy, one finger food, one mud wrestle, one pig face, one magical trans sexual operation, two bitch slappings, one crotch stabbing, one head smashing, and one draw and quartering.

It doesn't get much better than this!


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