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The Warlord: Battle for the Galaxy (1998)

A galactic civil war has lead to a new Dark Age. Thief Thorpe seeks help from a former rebel, now a warlord, and a former general, who wishes to rebuild the Galactic Republic, to save his missing sister Nova from mysterious aliens.

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Justin Thorpe
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Rula Kor
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Heenoc Xian
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Maggi Sorenson
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Nova Thorpe
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Wally Price
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Jana
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Shahklan
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Valois
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General Sorenson
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Mashwah
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Peddler
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Dyrk Ashton ...
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A galactic civil war has lead to a new Dark Age. Thief Thorpe seeks help from a former rebel, now a warlord, and a former general, who wishes to rebuild the Galactic Republic, to save his missing sister Nova from mysterious aliens.

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All Hell is about to break loose in the Heavens.

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27 January 1998 (USA)  »

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The Osiris Chronicles  »

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Poore film
15 October 2013 | by (Velbert, Germany) – See all my reviews

Hello, saw this film and do not like it so much. Was a cheap film with cheap performance. The story is quite OK, but it seemed a bit strange to me.

Nice is, that one antagonist is not an one dimensional as it seems to be always.

Only the CGI was OK for me and the sister seemed very nice, she is so smart; love it.

But this film has no real ending for me. Because the film is short it looks, that they ran out of money.

Looks like a part 2 to come, but there is none ...


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