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The Warrior and the Sorceress (1984)

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The mighty warrior, Kain, crosses the barren wastelands of the planet Ura, where two arch enemies, Zeg and the evil degenerate Balcaz, fight incessantly for control of the village's only ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Kain
... Zeg the Tyrant
Maria Socas ... Naja the Sorceress
... Kief, Zeg's Captain (as Anthony DeLongis)
... Bludge the Prelate
... Bal Caz (as William Marin)
Armando Capo ... Burgo the Slaver (as Arthur Clark)
Daniel March ... Blather, Bal Caz's Fool
John Overby ... Gabble, Bal Caz's Fool
Richard Paley ... Scar-face
Marcos Woinsky ... Burgo's Captain (as Mark Welles)
Cecilia Narova ... Exotic Dancer (as Cecilia North)
Dylan Willias ... Zeg's Guard
José Casanova ... Zeg's Guard (as Joe Cass)
Miguel Zabaleta ... Zeg's Guard (as Michael Zane)
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The mighty warrior, Kain, crosses the barren wastelands of the planet Ura, where two arch enemies, Zeg and the evil degenerate Balcaz, fight incessantly for control of the village's only well. Kain sees his opportunity and announces that his sword is for hire...but his eyes stay clearly on the beautiful captive sorceress Naja, and his newly awakened purpose. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

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An age of mystery and magic... Of swords and sorcery.

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Adventure | Fantasy

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7 September 1984 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El guerrero y la hechicera  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$574,210, 9 September 1984, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$2,886,225
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In the 2002 film "The Scorpion King", the main antagonist Memnon quotes "The assassin and the sorceress. How romantic!", which was written as a nod to this film. In "The Scorpion King", the main protagonist Mathayus (The Rock) a desert warrior and assassin, is hired to kill the sorceress Cassandra (Kelly Hu), whom serves Memnon (Steven Brand) the evil King whom killed his brother. In this film, Kain (David Carradine), a warrior and mercenary living on the desert planet Ura is caught up in a feud between two rival warlords Zeg (Luke Askew) and Bal Caz (Guillermo Marin) and falls in love with the captive sorceress Naja (Maria Socas). See more »

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When Naja first escapes from the castle, her g-string is purple. By the time she is reunited with her father, it's gold. See more »

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Featured in Film House Fever (1986) See more »

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A classic B-movie
12 April 1999 | by See all my reviews

This movie has all the classic elements of a standard fantasy movie - a few good ideas and loads of bad execution. Notable for the appearance of David Carradine who plays just about the most unsympathetic character I've seen him play. Check out the exotic dancer scene, good for a few laughs. The extras were obviously new to acting, since they could hardly have done a worse job. Nevertheless, the script has a decent plot to it.


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