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Inbar Lavi ... Alana

Michael Paré ... Oda

Matthew Willig ... Giant Iberian

Kevin Sorbo ... Aedan

Sasha Mitchell ... Rodrigo

Melissa Ordway ... Princess Tanis

Ralf Moeller ... General Hafez

Whitney Able ... Xia
Lee Horsley ... The Stranger

Jennifer Siebel Newsom ... Queen Ma'at

Scott Paulin ... Tou-Bou Bardo

Janelle Marra ... Rajan (as Janelle Taylor)

Norbert Weisser ... Xuxia

Olivier Gruner ... Corsair Duguay

Sarah Ann Schultz ... Malia
Morgan Weisser ... Captain Avel

Victoria Maurette ... Kara

Dallas Ryan ... Viking

Xavier Declie ... Dernier
Trudi Forristal ... Elizabeth
Cazzy Golomb ... Hekate

Shannon Garnett ... Mongolian Warrior

Leena Kurishingal ... Attendant

Mariela Navarro ... Lenor
Stephanie Katz ... Barmaid
Michael Bayouth ... Tavern Brigand
Eva Card ... Ki-Lin
Carol Shook ... Middle Eastern Woman

Mahta Sharif ... Barmaid
Lauren Sutherland ... Toothless Whore
Allexa D'Alessio ... Sunita
Mathew Cape ... Verdugo
Zackary Morad ... Berber
Keith Bass ... Benevolent Thug
Jessica Delgado ... Levana
Anna Van Sambeck ... Vampire Girl

Franco Carlotto ... Captain Farid
Nicholas Middlekauff ... Bardu

Eddie Davenport ... Queens Guard (uncredited)
Slim Khezri ... Trader (uncredited)

Directed by
Albert Pyun 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Cynthia Curnan 

Produced by
Glen Berry .... consulting producer
Nicholas Celozzi .... producer
Benjamin Thomas Cowley .... associate producer
Christopher Curnan .... co-producer
Cynthia Curnan .... producer
Jeffrey D'Alessio .... executive producer
Kipp Downing .... executive producer
Glen Hartford .... executive producer
Sazzy Lee Calhoun .... line producer
Sazzy Lee Calhoun .... producer
Daniel Toll .... executive producer
Original Music by
Anthony Riparetti 
Cinematography by
Philip Alan Waters 
Film Editing by
David Lamb 
Casting by
Jeffery Passero 
Production Design by
James Terry Welden 
Set Decoration by
Anne Anderson 
Costume Design by
Glenda Maddox 
Makeup Department
Nicole Alkire .... key hair stylist
Heather Ford .... key makeup artist
Leah Herzberg .... makeup artist
Allie Newman .... assistant makeup artist (as Allie Goodnoe)
Debra Weite .... makeup artist
Production Management
Joe Baile .... unit production manager
Benjamin Thomas Cowley .... post-production supervisor
Daniel Ray .... unit production manager
Ric Smith .... unit production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Sazzy Lee Calhoun .... first assistant director
Lorena Leon .... second second assistant director
Art Department
Robert Elko .... set dresser
Lorne Grant .... property master
Kami Laprade .... assistant property master
Joel Meherin .... art director: second unit
Rick Welden .... construction coordinator
Sound Department
Nick Barnett .... sound
Mark Casselman .... dialogue editor
Mark Casselman .... dialogue mixer
Hoku Curnan .... sound effects editor
Michael J. Fox .... additional sound designer (as Michael Fox)
Michael J. Fox .... sound effects editor (as Michael Fox)
Michael J. Fox .... sound re-recording mixer
Jack Maebe .... additional sound designer
Matt McGowin .... boom operator (as Matthew McGowan)
Matt McGowin .... boom operator
Anthony Riparetti .... sound designer
Anthony Riparetti .... sound effects editor
Anthony Riparetti .... sound re-recording mixer
Eugene Shane .... sound mixer
Special Effects by
Steve Corwin .... teeth technician
Visual Effects by
Adam Benson .... visual effects
Benjamin Thomas Cowley .... visual effects supervisor
Hoku Curnan .... 2d visual effects artist
Jonathan Heaney .... visual effects
Ikuo Saito .... visual effects supervisor
Ikuo Saito .... visual effects
Ruggero Tomasino .... visual effects
Simone Bargetze .... stunt double: horse stunts
Alex Bush .... sword master: second unit
Ilram Choi .... stunt coordinator
Eddie Davenport .... stunts
Marie Fink .... stunt double: Whitney Able
Adam Hart .... stunt double: Kevin Sorbo
Luke LaFontaine .... sword master
Cassandra McCormick .... stunt double
Heidi Pascoe .... stunt double
Heidi Pascoe .... stunt double: Inbar Avi
Tania L. Pearson .... stunt double: Mariela Navarro
Trampas Thompson .... sword fight coordinator
Alicia Vela-Bailey .... stunt double: Melissa Ordway and Jennifer Siebel
Garrett Warren .... stunt consultant
Morgan Williams .... stunt performer
Camera and Electrical Department
Joe Baile .... director of photography: second unit
Ted Caloroso .... director of photography: second unit
Henry Dhuy .... best boy electric
Zakk Eginton .... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Inho Kim .... electrician
Charles R. Mathews .... best boy grip
Mark Moore .... gaffer
Tiffany Nathanson .... first assistant camera
Jay Nefcy .... digital imaging technician
Randy Newman .... grip
Daniel Ray .... behind-the-scenes camera
Michele K. Short .... still photographer
Jeff Siljenberg .... lighting (as Jeffrey Siljenberg)
Michael A. Tushaus .... second unit: grip/electrical
Wilson Weaver .... crane operator
Wilson Weaver .... dolly grip
Jason Wheeler .... key grip
Casting Department
Carmen Betancourt .... extras casting
James P. Driscoll .... extras casting
Jeffery Passero .... casting
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Lisa Burke .... assistant costume designer
Lisa Burke .... head pattern maker
Karen Cornejo .... second unit: wardrobe
Editorial Department
Hoku Curnan .... co-editor
Daniel Ray .... trailer editor
Keith Roush .... digital colorist
Music Department
Zach Tow .... soundtrack producer (uncredited)
Transportation Department
Matthew Ballard .... transportation coordinator
Other crew
Kelli Kaye .... production coordinator
Charmaine Kuhn .... production assistant
Sue McGraw .... production accountant (as Crystal 'Sue' McGraw)
Jordan Nefouse .... production assistant
Daniel Ray .... behind-the-scenes documentary
Josh Staman .... production assistant
Matt Timm .... translation services
Julie Zamil .... special thanks

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Also Known As:
"Tales of an Ancient Empire" - USA (original title)
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Rated R for some violence and nudity
86 min
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Aedan:What? Go weep to the gods!
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16 out of 24 people found the following review useful.
Senseless, 7 April 2011
Author: Expresso_Kid

This type of production should be illegal. It's a waste of money, that could have fed many starving children somewhere in the world. It has no entertainment value. Mostly it seems like a group of former porn film actors had decided to make a non-porn film, but failed miserably. Sure you get to see some tits(which is probably the reason why some praise the movie), but even the tits are as bad in quality as the movie itself.

Val Kilmer? Where? The Val Kilmer I remember was an actual actor! Not a wanna-be porn star.

What I liked about the film, was that it was on DVD, so I could speed it up to finish it sooner. Breathtakingly bad movie.

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