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The Dungeonmaster (1984)
"Ragewar" (original title)

PG-13  |   |  Sci-Fi, Fantasy  |  October 1984 (UK)
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A demonic wizard challenges a modern-day computer programmer to a battle of technology vs. sorcery, with the programmer's girlfriend as the prize.

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Leslie Wing ...
Gwen Rogers
Gina Calabrese ...
Girl in Dream
Daniel Dion ...
Monster in dream
Bill Bestolarides ...
Monster in dream
Scott Campbell ...
Monster in dream
Ed Dorini ...
Monster in dream
R.J. Miller ...
Mr. Cahane
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Don
Alanna Roth ...
Flower girl
Kim Connell ...
Dancer
Janet Welsh ...
Dancer
Carol Solomon ...
Dancer
Jackie Gross ...
Dancer
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Paul, a computer whiz who spends more time with his machine than with his girlfriend, finds that he has been chosen as a worthy opponent for Mestema, and evil wizard who has spent centuries searching for a challenging foe. After having his computer changed into wristband weapon, Paul does battle with a variety of monsters before finally coming face to face with the ultimate adversary. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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He is the overlord of strange beasts and stolen souls ...

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Sci-Fi | Fantasy

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Also Known As:

Digital Knights  »

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Trivia

The "Slasher" segment was Steven Ford's first and only directorial effort. See more »

Goofs

In several shots taking place in Mestema's domain the boom mic is clearly in the camera frame. This is shown repeatedly through out this segment of the movie. See more »

Quotes

Mestema: You have one hour to save her from his cold sharp blade. Get my point?
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Followed by Trancers III (1992) See more »

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A rare gem
27 April 2001 | by (OR) – See all my reviews

Well before its time, the dungeonmaster held me in suspense for hours after viewing it. Chocked full of ingenious lines unparalled by contemporary scripts, this movie provides for an hour and a half of pure entertainment. Richard Moll makes this movie by delivering line after line of unfiltered brilliance...at one point I had to cover my ears because I could not physically or mentally handle his vivid intensity. The line "I reject your reality, and I substitute my own" has no equal. They should require a screening of this movie annually for all Americans. Appreciated by few, hated by almost all, this movie is unbelievable.


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