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Starchaser: The Legend of Orin (1985)

Set on the subterranean Mine-World, a band of human worker are treated like slaves under the power of the evil overlord Zygon until one, Orin, unearths the hilt of a mythical sword that ... See full summary »

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Live action remake of the epic tale of rebellion against tyranny and a hero's journey for young Orin, a human slave captive in the oppressive subterranean Mine-World. When Orin discovers ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Joe Colligan ...
Orin (voice)
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Dagg Dibrimi (voice)
Noelle North ...
Elan / Aviana (voice)
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Zygon (voice)
Tyke Caravelli ...
Silica (voice)
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Arthur (voice)
Ken Sansom ...
Magreb (voice)
John Moschitta Jr. ...
Z'Gork (voice)
Daryl Bartley ...
Kallie (voice)
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Hopps (voice)
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Tina Romanus ...
Aunt Bella (voice)
Joseph Della Sorte ...
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Thomas H. Watkins ...
Boro (voice)
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Set on the subterranean Mine-World, a band of human worker are treated like slaves under the power of the evil overlord Zygon until one, Orin, unearths the hilt of a mythical sword that only he can master. Escaping the planet, he runs into the rogue smuggler Dagg and a pair of helpful droids and the princess, who all team up to return to the Mine-World with a plan to defeat Zygon and free Orin's enslaved people. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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22 November 1985 (USA)  »

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Gonggan jonsôl Ôrin  »

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$15,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

In 2012. It was announced that Rilean Pictures acquired the rights to develop the film into a live-action motion picture to be produced by Rilean Pictures' partners Jonathan and Juan Iglesias. See more »

Goofs

When Zygon meets Orin and Elan for the first time, one of the horns of his mask passes through a solid wall as he walks up. See more »

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Minemaster: Never dig up. Up is Hell.
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References Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983) See more »

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Bloody Marvelous Bit of Animation
9 March 2001 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

Outstanding film, originally meant for 3D that hasn't suffered in the slightest from being banished to VHS rental tapes. A heady mix of Star Wars, manga influence and even a little Moebius take this Ten Commandments style film in fine style for a braethtaking ride, matched by beautiful set and character design, superb music and outstanding voices. Lobby for this one on DVD!


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