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Lone Runner (1986)

The Summerking's daughter has been kidnapped, and the legendary hero of the desert comes to her rescue as he did when she was young. The Lone Runner proves to be an unstoppable hero with ... See full summary »

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Ruggero Deodato (as Roger Deodato)
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Cast overview:
Miles O'Keeffe ... Garrett - the Lone Runner
Savina Gersak Savina Gersak ... Analisa Summerking
Donald Hodson Donald Hodson ... Mr. Summerking (as Donal Hodson)
Ronald Lacey ... Misha
John Steiner ... Skorm
Michael Aronin Michael Aronin ... Emerick
Hal Yamanouchi ... Nimbus, Skorm's henchman
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The Summerking's daughter has been kidnapped, and the legendary hero of the desert comes to her rescue as he did when she was young. The Lone Runner proves to be an unstoppable hero with limitless fighting abilities. He battles those who would harm innocents, and does what ever else he can for them. Written by Sean Kilby and Jason Parker <gestalt@ix.netcom.com>

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A legendary desert avenger battles a savage outlaw empire! See more »


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Country:

Italy

Language:

English | Italian

Release Date:

January 1988 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A sivatag lovagja See more »

Filming Locations:

Morocco

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Not bad Ruggero Deodato low-rent action flick
7 June 1999 | by AylmerSee all my reviews

Miles O'Keeffe wears cowboy boots and a trench coat and rides around in the desert beating up arabs. He also has a crossbow with exploding arrows. Lots of action scenes, explosions, and fighting sold me on this one. I liked it. I assure you nobody else will though. You have to be a fan of cheesy Italian action movies already, develop a taste for em. For us who actually know who he is, we see John Steiner in one of his most dazzlingly silly performances yet! Worth watching just for Steiner. Why doesn't this guy act any more?


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