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Yor, the Hunter from the Future (1983)

Il mondo di Yor (original title)
A warrior seeks his true origins in a seemingly prehistoric wasteland.

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(as Anthony M. Dawson)

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(graphic novel "Henga, el cazador"), (graphic novel "Henga, el cazador") | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Yor
... Kalaa (as Corinne Clery)
... Overlord
... Ena
... Pag (as Alan Collins)
Ayshe Gul ... Roa of the Sand-People
Aytekin Akkaya ... Ukan
Claudia Rocchi ... Tarita (as Marina Rocchi)
Sergio Nicolai ... Kay
Ludovico Della Jojo ... (as Ludovico Dello Jojo)
Adrian Akdemir
Herent Akdemir
Ali Selgur
Zeynep Selgur
Henk Akin
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Storyline

Yor, an extremely blond prehistoric warrior, comes to question his origins, particularly with regard to a mysterious medallion he wears. When he learns of a desert goddess who supposedly wears the same medallion, Yor decides that he must find her and learn his true identity. Along the way, he encounters ape-men, dinosaurs, and a strange futuristic society. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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He was a powerful warrior from the future, trapped in a prehistoric land, battling for the survival of his people. See more »


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Release Date:

19 August 1983 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,810,199, 21 August 1983

Gross USA:

$2,810,199, 21 August 1983
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(director's cut)

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(Eastmancolor)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The costumes worn by Overlord and his guards were left over from The Humanoid (1979) which director Antonio Margheriti did the special effects for. See more »

Goofs

As the cavemen lead Kalaa across the bridge, she looks down and sees that the pit is full of shallow water and snakes. However, in subsequent shots of the entire cave, it's clear that the pit has a plain dirt floor; no snakes or water can be seen. See more »

Quotes

[tending the fire after Yor and Roa have gone off together]
Ka-Laa: I'll go look for them. The meat is burning.
Pag: It's your jealousy that's burning. Among our people, a man can have many wives, so why can't Yor have two?
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Referenced in The Ring (2002) See more »

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The Journey
Written and Performed by Guido De Angelis & Maurizio De Angelis (as Oliver Onions)
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Desert Zombies...apemen...cavegirls!
4 May 2000 | by See all my reviews

Now here is a movie that gets a horrible rap, for reasons I can't fathom. Sure it's cheap, but at least it moves quickly. Yor is a strapping caveman type who runs from adventure to adventure, battling cool dinosaur puppets, desert zombie hordes, sex hungry ape men and more. Reb Brown certainly has the acting range of a baked potato, but Yor isn't exactly deep material.

Corinne Cleri is very stunning in her little cavegirl outfit, and when John Steiner comes in to explain it all, you can't help laughing.

Look for the funniest trapeze stunt you'll ever see a G.I. Joe perform!


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