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Sorceress (1982)

Sword and sorcery story of the cosmic struggle between white magic and black magic.

Director:

Jack Hill (as Brian Stuart)

Writer:

Jim Wynorski
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Leigh Harris Leigh Harris ... Mira
Lynette Harris Lynette Harris ... Mara
Roberto Nelson ... Erlick (as Bob Nelson)
David Millbern ... Pando
Bruno Rey ... Baldar
Ana De Sade ... Delissia (as Ana de Sade)
Roberto Ballesteros ... Traigon (as Robert Ballesteros)
Douglas Sanders Douglas Sanders ... Hunnu
Tony Stevens Tony Stevens ... Khrakannon
Martin LaSalle ... Krona
Silvia Manríquez Silvia Manríquez ... Kanti (as Silvia Masters)
William Arnold William Arnold ... Dargon
Teresa Conway Teresa Conway ... Amaya
Lucy Jensen Lucy Jensen ... Dancer
Miguel Ángel Fuentes ... Player (as Michael Fountain)
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Storyline

To maintain his powers, the evil wizard Traigon must sacrifice his firstborn child to the god Caligara. His wife, however, has other ideas and runs away after giving birth with her twin daughters. Before dying, she hands the girls over to the warrior Krona who promises to raise them as great soldiers. Twenty years later, Traigon returns and begins hunting down his daughters once again. Will the twins, with the help of the Barbarian Erlik and the Viking Baldar, be able to defeat their father? Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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An age undreamed of; an age of fantasy and magic... [video cover]


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Country:

USA | Mexico

Language:

English

Release Date:

March 1982 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Barbarian Women See more »

Filming Locations:

Mexico

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Jack Hill went one day over schedule during the shooting of this film. See more »

Goofs

When Mira and Mara hold out their hands for Krona, they do so palms up. In the close-up, their hands are palms down. See more »

Quotes

Erlick: Let me die on my feet. Like a warrior.
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Face the flick that would not be
11 June 2003 | by pumayeSee all my reviews

Very bad movie indeed, this one, born in the wake of Milius triumph, trying hard to follow its steps, but failing miserably on all levels (bar one, perhaps, as the Harris twins are far from miserable - they are gorgeous indeed!). Perhaps hoping to get some points back with humour where it cannot compete in budget, the movie is a classic sword and sorcery tale, one of the first in the steps of Conan, but, bad, bad, bad... I could have rent the VHS, instead of buying it... Better luck next time, I think


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