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The Ice Pirates (1984)

 -  Comedy | Sci-Fi | Action  -  16 March 1984 (USA)
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In the far future water is the most valuable substance. Two space pirates are captured, sold to a princess, and recruited to help her find her father who disappeared when he found ... See full summary »

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Jason
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Roscoe
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Maida
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Killjoy
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Supreme Commander
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Zorn
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Wendon
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Count Paisley
Marcia Lewis ...
Frog Lady
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Fitzcairn / Prisoner (as Daryl Roach)
Robert Symonds ...
Lanky Nibs
Gary Brockette ...
Percy the Robot
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In the far future water is the most valuable substance. Two space pirates are captured, sold to a princess, and recruited to help her find her father who disappeared when he found information dangerous to the rulers. A real Space Opera with sword fights, explosions, fighting robots, monsters, bar fights and time warps. Written by John Vogel <jlvogel@comcast.net>

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16 March 1984 (USA)  »

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Ice Pirates  »

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$9,000,000 (estimated)
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Quotes

Elderly Jason: Oh no, not him again.
[as Zorn enters the ice storage area]
Zorn: You are finished. The seventh world is mine.
Elderly Jason: Come on, Roscoe. You're looking bad.
Roscoe: You don't look to good yourself.
Elderly Jason: They're gaining on us. Well, I guess this is it.
Jason: Here I come, dad!
Elderly Jason: Beat it, Roscoe!
Old Karina: Jason, Jason! It's him, it's... it's him. That's our baby!
Elderly Jason: That is him!
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A Campy Gem
24 January 2004 | by (Chandler, Arizona) – See all my reviews

I found a very used copy at a yard sale and boy does it bring back memories. It is funny, romantic, provocative, even sexy. Comedy is hard and the actors in this film make it look easy, and when your willing to put up with a worn out tape; that's when you know it's good. Someday I hope to see it on DVD.


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