When ailing King Sisyphus is visited by Celesta, Goddess of death, he holds her captive. Unable to hold her death candle, it quickly begins to melt away, and all of mankind is unable to die - even when fatally wounded. It is up to Xena and Gabrielle, with the help of a new friend, to rescue Celesta before the candle burns out.

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Gabrielle (as Renee O'Connor)
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Ray Henwood ...
Leslie Wing ...
Queen Karis
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Talus
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Toxeus
Gordon Hatfield ...
Seerus
Paul McLaren ...
Streptus
Kelly Greene ...
Guard
Beryl Te Wiata ...
Old Woman
Wayne England ...
Wounded Man
Allan Wilkins ...
Thug
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When ailing King Sisyphus is visited by Celesta, Goddess of death, he holds her captive. Unable to hold her death candle, it quickly begins to melt away, and all of mankind is unable to die - even when fatally wounded. It is up to Xena and Gabrielle, with the help of a new friend, to rescue Celesta before the candle burns out.

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Trivia

This episode marks the first outfit change for Gabrielle. The character goes through many wardrobe changes during the entire series. See more »

Goofs

During the fight where King Sisyphus is trying to free Celesta, Xena's chakram is in her hand in one shot and back on her belt in the next. See more »

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No Jumbo Sized Cocktail Rats were harmed during the production of this motion picture. See more »

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