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Gunan, King of the Barbarians (1982)

Gunan il guerriero (original title)
The peaceful countryside village of Solmen is savagely assaulted by wild Ungats led by bloodthirsty Magen. In the midst of battle, two baby boys are miraculously saved by a tribe of Amazon ... See full summary »

Director:

Franco Prosperi (as Frank Shannon)

Writers:

Piero Regnoli (story) (as Peter Lombard), Piero Regnoli (screenplay) (as Peter Lombard)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Pietro Torrisi ... Zukahn / Gunan (as Peter Mc Coy)
Malisa Longo ... Marga (as Melisa Lang)
Giovanni Cianfriglia Giovanni Cianfriglia ... Nameless (as John Richmond)
Emilio Messina ... Nuriak (as Emil Messina)
Rita Silva ... Queen of Kuniat
Fortunato Arena Fortunato Arena ... Mevian (as Lucky Aras)
Franco Galizi Franco Galizi ... (as Frank Galici)
Philip Banks Philip Banks ... (as Philips Banks)
Alba Maiolini Alba Maiolini ... Midwife (as Alba Lines)
Sabrina Siani ... Lenni
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The peaceful countryside village of Solmen is savagely assaulted by wild Ungats led by bloodthirsty Magen. In the midst of battle, two baby boys are miraculously saved by a tribe of Amazon warriors known as the Kuniats. The warriors nurture and train the boys for future struggles. The stronger of the two is named , Gunan The Invincible. It is up to Gunan to avenge the annihilation of his people. Gunan stages a spectacular one man war of vengeance against his enemy the Ungats, but they prove to be a formidable enemy, and much bloodshed ensues. Written by Jonas Bandhagen

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

9 September 1982 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Gunan, King of the Barbarians See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Leader Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Telecolor)
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definitely good for unintended laughs
19 January 1999 | by himikeySee all my reviews

Sometime during the 80s, did someone market a computer program that spits out scripts for barbarian movies at random? This one is exceptionally bad (plastic weapons bend during fight scenes, fight scenes look like pro-wrestling matches, plus a load of stock footage mixed in), but I had to give it a 6, fans of the "horribly bad" movie genre will get a kick out of it.


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