Thundarr the Barbarian (1980–1984)

TV Series  -   -  Animation | Adventure | Family
7.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.6/10 from 519 users  
Reviews: 13 user | 20 critic

A barbarian and his companions wander a devastated future Earth and fight evil where ever they find it.

Creator:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 24 titles
created 26 Apr 2011
 
a list of 38 titles
created 13 Dec 2011
 
a list of 33 titles
created 22 Jan 2012
 
a list of 28 titles
created 11 Jul 2012
 
a list of 105 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Thundarr the Barbarian (1980–1984)

Thundarr the Barbarian (1980–1984) on IMDb 7.6/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Thundarr the Barbarian.

Season:

2 | 1 | unknown

Year:

2004 | 1981 | 1980
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Ookla the Mok / ... (7 episodes, 1980-1981)
Robert Ridgely ...
 Thundarr / ... (4 episodes, 1980)
...
 Princess Ariel / ... (4 episodes, 1980)
...
 Narrator (3 episodes, 1980)
...
 Captain Corden / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
...
 Mindok The Mind Menace / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
...
 Tai (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
...
 Additional Voices / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
Edit

Storyline

In the year 1994, a comet hurtles between Earth and the moon. The moon is destroyed, and the Earth loses its ozone layer--causing the entire planet to be laid waste. Centuries later, Earth has become "a world of savagery, super-science, and sorcery," inhabited by various evildoers, scavengers, and magicians. Thundarr, a warrior who wields a powerful sword, is joined by his friends Ookla the Mok and Princess Ariel as they make their way through this strange world. Written by Brian Barjenbruch

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

princess | wizard | magic | barbarian | future | See more »


Certificate:

TV-Y7
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

4 October 1980 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Thundarr the Barbarian  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(21 episodes)

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The show was the creation of comic writer Steve Gerber, creator of Marvel Comics' Howard the Duck. The name Ookla actually comes from UCLA, where Gerber's friend Marty Pasko went to college; Pasko invented the name. See more »

Quotes

[repeated battlecry]
Thundarr: Aiiiii-ee!
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
miss it!!!
25 May 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Thundarr was one of best cartoons that has ever been made. I had to clean up my room every Saturday morning before I could watch it but it was worth it. At 32,I try to let the kids experience the things I grew up with. And they love them.Thank you for the memories and please bring them back.Is there any way these cartoons like Thundarr and the Herculoids be brought back to TV? Can we start a petition to these rolling? I would love my son be opened up to these cartoons I loved so much.Some can teach lessons that can be valuable in life. Remember how conservative Ariel was? How she was so calm in a crisis and Thundarr was so gungho. The love I have for this cartoon is extreme. Thanks for listening.I thought this cartoon was lost to the hands of time.Sometimes I look at the things that is on today and wonder where in the world do they get this stuff. They could teach a thing or two about friendship because they would never leave one another behind and that is #1 rule of being a friend.


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

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Who would you cast for Thundarr The Barbarian motion picture Wolfman316
Wizard's voices Imperious_Leader
Coincidence or Prediction? glahoud
Great 80s cartoon despite all the goofy anachronisms jmaruyama
Robert Ridgely durrant4145@rogers.com
When is Warner releasing the Entire Series ? ? ? ? deloz-1
Discuss Thundarr the Barbarian (1980) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?