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Xena: Warrior Princess 

Xena, a mighty Warrior Princess with a dark past, sets out to redeem herself. She is joined by small town bard, Gabrielle. Together they journey the ancient world and fight for the greater good against ruthless Warlords and Gods.
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Xena,once known as "Destroyer of Nations," tries to redeem herself by fighting for the greater good. On her quest, she meets Gabrielle, a small town bard hungry for adventure. Together they take down some of the world's most formidable opponents, even the gods! Written by Willie Nelson Crane Jr

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In a 2011 memoir at Alex Belth's Bronx Banter blog by one of Xena's creators, John Schulian, titled "From Ali to Xena" chapters 43, 44, 45 he describes how the character of Xena was created, and the success of casting Lucy Lawless. See more »

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Autolycus: Distracts me? A beautiful woman lying naked in a bathtub?
[laughs]
Autolycus: ... Where was I?
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Starting with episode 4, Cradle of Hope, most episodes feature a witty disclaimer at the end of the end credits. See more »

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Referenced in George of the Jungle 2 (2003) See more »

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The Bitter Suite: A Musical Odyssey
Song and Score Composed by Joseph LoDuca
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Likeable Show About Redemption Mixed With Great Comedy
3 September 2002 | by See all my reviews

This was an amazing show that switched from comedy to high drama to tragedy to sword-fighting action and mayhem. All of this usually happened in the same episode. A great show for students of mythology, although the writers did incorporate their own ideas (into the mythological settings and characters) to give the show more texture and layers. The best part of the show was Xena and Gabrielle's intense affection, friendship and respect for one another. They are truly partners in everything they do and always willing to sacrifice for one another. However, there's plenty of comedy as well to keep the show from getting too serious. The more episodes you watch, the more you'll like and understand the concept of the show, and how it works on different levels simultaneously. Very highly recommended.


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