Someone has made Ares mortal by stealing his sword, which leaves him incapable of putting Xena back in her own body and removes his control over the anger of peaceful people.
Did You Know?
While she was taping an appearance on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno in October 1996, Lawless suffered a fractured pelvis when the horse she was riding lost its footing in the studio parking lot. She was unable to attend shooting. The script writers were forced to re-write this episode so Hudson Leick
(Callisto) could play Xena - with the idea that Xena was still stuck in Callisto's body, from the previous episode. Lucy Lawless has a small appearance in archive footage before she made a full recovery. See more
Ares, God of War
[after Xena kills someone about to kill him
You saved my life. I won't forget it.
Yes, you will.
No one was harmed during the production of this motion picture. However, Xena's ability to recover her body was severely impeded by Lucy Lawless' unexpected mishap. See more