MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 4,619 this week

Savage (1996)

4.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.1/10 from 201 users  
Reviews: 4 user | 2 critic

After his family is murdered, and he's left for dead, a farmer awakens in the desert and finds himself transformed into a savage warrior, with all the powers and skills of the ancient gods.... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (story), 1 more credit »
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Alpha House Premieres Today

All ten episodes of the second season of "Alpha House" are available now. Watch them now, only on Prime Instant Video.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 8241 titles
created 10 Aug 2011
 
a list of 1735 titles
created 03 Apr 2012
 
a list of 33 titles
created 19 Jun 2012
 
a list of 719 titles
created 24 Jan 2013
 
a list of 120 titles
created 2 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Savage" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Savage (1996)

Savage (1996) on IMDb 4.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Savage.

Videos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Circuit (2002)
Action | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

Years ago, Dirk Longstreet walked away from The Circuit, the merciless underground fight club with no rules, where money changes hands as men are killed. But now gangsters have got his ... See full summary »

Director: Jalal Merhi
Stars: Olivier Gruner, Simon Kim, James Kim
Mercenary II: Thick & Thin (TV Movie 1999)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

Mercenary Captain "Hawk" is in Acion again to save a hostage. But he and his team are betrayed. Nothing is as it seems...

Director: Philippe Mora
Stars: Sam Bottoms, Claudia Christian, Olivier Gruner
G.O.D. (2001)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

A lonely truck driver teams up with a retired security expert to derail a sophisticated white slave trafficking operation.

Director: Dean Rusu
Stars: Jalal Merhi, Olivier Gruner, David Carradine
Re-Generator (2010)
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  

The citizens of a small town face a nightmare of apocalyptic proportions after a government plane crashes nearby, unleashing a top-secret government experiment that can't be contained.

Directors: Olivier Gruner, Patrick Shanavian
Stars: Olivier Gruner, David J. Phillips, Paul Logan
Crackerjack 3 (2000)
Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A group of retired spies once former enemies, are forced to work together in an attempt to retrieve a neutron bomb stolen by a group of new-wave, high-tech operatives who have supplanted ... See full summary »

Director: Lloyd A. Simandl
Stars: Bo Svenson, Olivier Gruner, Leo Rossi
Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
Director: Lloyd A. Simandl
Stars: Olivier Gruner, Daniela Krhutova, Max Norlin
Savage II (2009)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

An exploration of masculinity and violence. A story of obsession and revenge, as a man tries to come to terms with a brutal, random attack and its consequences.

Director: Brendan Muldowney
Stars: Darren Healy, Nora-Jane Noone, Gerry Shanahan
Extreme Honor (2001)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3/10 X  

A highly decorated Navy Seal is forced out of retirement in order to save his son's life and bring justice to the man who destroyed his career.

Director: Steven Rush
Stars: Dan Andersen, Michael Ironside, Michael Madsen
Interceptor Force 2 (TV Movie 2002)
Action | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

In the not too distant future a new team of specially trained government soldiers called an Interception Team contend with the latest hostile alien encounter. When an alien scout ship ... See full summary »

Director: Phillip J. Roth
Stars: Olivier Gruner, Roger R. Cross, Adrienne Wilkinson
Nemesis (1992)
Action | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

An retired cyborg Los Angeles policeman is forced out of retirement and is assigned to apprehend his former partner whom is smuggling data to a terrorist organization that plots to assassinate government officials.

Director: Albert Pyun
Stars: Olivier Gruner, Tim Thomerson, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa
One Night I (2010)
Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
Directors: Olivier Gruner, Patrick Shanavian
Stars: Olivier Gruner, Dana Abrams, Anna Colona
Power Elite (2002)
Action | Adventure | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  

The President of the United States, Jonathan Caine, prepares to sign a treaty banning chemical weapons. This signature, hoped for many years, is eagerly awaited. However, this gesture for ... See full summary »

Director: David Huey
Stars: Olivier Gruner, Mel Novak, Rebecca Ferratti
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Savage / Alex
...
Nicky Carter
Kario Salem ...
Reese Burroughs
...
Marie Belot
...
Edgar Wallace
Herschel Sparber ...
Allen Poe
...
Halliday
...
Spillane
...
Capt. Rohmer
Maria von Hartz
Victoria Morsell ...
Gloria Verne
Jordan Stuart
Moon Jones
Edit

Storyline

After his family is murdered, and he's left for dead, a farmer awakens in the desert and finds himself transformed into a savage warrior, with all the powers and skills of the ancient gods. Guided by his "spirit masters" he's given a mission; destroy Tital Corporation, the world's most powerful high-tech computer company and its ambitious leader, Michael Burroughs. Burrough's has discovered the technological remains of an ancient race and a secret that will allow him to open the Vortex and achieve immortality. Out in the desert, ancient powers collide with sophisticated technology as the Savage and Burroughs meet in a titanic struggle that could destroy mankind. Written by Emerald

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Beware the beast within. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong continuous violence, a graphic sex scene and language | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

7 February 1997 (South Africa)  »

Also Known As:

Agrios timoros  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
I liked it, not too much but it was entertaining
27 November 2012 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

I think this movie was nice. The storyline is not the best but it doesn't interrupt the entertainment factor in my opinion. Parts of the story were weak and a little senseless and explanation was missed but other parts were very nice and very well explained although those hadn't much to do with what was happening. The effects were pretty cool for an older B-Movie, I liked them, especially the real effects made from plastic and stuff were cool, the computer effects were as expected cheap but nonetheless not eye-hurting. The main character is going through quite a sick adventure mainly driven by revenge while he looks a little like Schwarzenegger in Terminator 2 but with a far worse haircut. I can recommend it to anyone who likes Sci-Fi stuff, anyone who doesn't probably shouldn't watch this movie.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
DVD RELEASE wocatell
Enjoyed it!!!!! detectivebatman
Discuss Savage (1996) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?