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Deathstalker (1983)

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

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Deathstalker (as Richard Hill)
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Victor Bo ...
Kang
Bernard Erhard ...
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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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 last great warrior king. See more »

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Adventure | Fantasy

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R | See all certifications »

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16 September 1983 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A hercegnő  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$456,700, 5 September 1983, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$11,919,250
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Trivia

The horsemen at the big tournament were military police officers. 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: What do you want?
Thane: Your name.
Deathstalker: Outside, wait for me there.
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Connections

Edited into Andy Colby's Incredible Adventure (1988) See more »

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Sex and sandal.
23 June 2002 | by See all my reviews

If you take this as a fantasy, you'll probably be disappointed: it's as second-grade as they come, with a total blank for a hero and plenty of chaotically staged swordfights. But if you take it as a soft-porn film, you may be more pleased; there is a stimulating (if brief) sex scene midway through, and abundant nudity throughout, though only the beautiful Lana Clarkson escapes the film's depraved attitude toward women. Anyway, the film certainly isn't as bad as the two Ferrigno "Hercules" movies.....(*1/2)


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