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The Dragon Ring (1994)

Desideria e l'anello del drago (original title)
Desideria is the eldest daughter of the Dragon King and Queen and heir to the throne and the Dragon Ring. If she marries a prince that is. When she finds her prince however it turns out to ... See full summary »

Director:

Lamberto Bava

Writers:

Gianni Romoli (screenplay), Gianni Romoli (story)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Anna Falchi ... Princess Desideria
Franco Nero ... Dragon King
Sophie von Kessel ... Princess Selvaggia
Joel Beeson Joel Beeson ... Prince Victor
Billie Zöckler Billie Zöckler ... Wet Nurse
Ute Christensen ... Dragon Queen
Karel Roden ... Prince Lisandro
Stefania Sandrelli ... Fairy of Crystal Sword Lake
Marek Vasut ... King Karl
Oldrich Bartik Oldrich Bartik ... Old Man
Nikol Stíbrová Nikol Stíbrová ... Princess Desideria at age 5
Zuzana Rybárová Zuzana Rybárová ... Princess Desideria at age 10
Katarina Litomericka Katarina Litomericka ... Princess Selvaggia at age 8
Johan Kolinsky Johan Kolinsky ... Prince Victor at age 6 (as Jan Kolinsky)
Vladimir 'Furdo' Furdik ... Prince Sigismondo (as Vladimir Furdik)
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Desideria is the eldest daughter of the Dragon King and Queen and heir to the throne and the Dragon Ring. If she marries a prince that is. When she finds her prince however it turns out to be a rebel prince. When her father finds out she tries to help the prince escape he decides to let all the princes in his conquered kingdoms fight in a tournament for her hand in marriage. Meanwhile her jealous adopted sister tries to get rid of her.

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Genres:

Fantasy

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Country:

Italy

Language:

English | Italian

Release Date:

2 January 1995 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

The Dragon Ring See more »

Filming Locations:

Czech Republic See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (2 parts)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Referenced in Story of a Princess (2007) See more »

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a movie i never quite forgot about
29 April 2002 | by sweetrupturedlightSee all my reviews

i saw this movie when i was about 15, in that romantic, impressionable age. i loved it and dreamed about the beautiful princess and the handsome prince Viktor. In retrospect, i have to say that at the age of 19 i can see that the movie was definitely a far cry from cinematic brilliance! A movie that will never have won any oscars or gained recognition for anything.

The plot was your usual girl losing her way and the white night making sacrifices to be with the fair maiden. Not riveting stuff, but i will remember this movie for a long time yet. Never ever heard of Joel Beeson again, i suppose he was only good to look at.

If this one ever comes your way, catch a peek. i can't promise the memorable experience i had, but you may just slip back into the fantasy of it all.


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