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Barbarian Queen II: The Empress Strikes Back (1990)

In a final and epic battle in the thrilling sequel to the now classic "Barbarian Queen", Althalia, leads a revolt of peasants and female warriors against the wicked ruler, Arkaris, to ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lana Clarkson ... Princess Athalia
Greg Wrangler ... Aurion
Rebecca Wood Rebecca Wood ... Zarla
Elizabeth A. Jaeger Elizabeth A. Jaeger ... Noki (as Elizabeth Jaeger)
Roger Cudney ... Hofrax
Alejandro Bracho Alejandro Bracho ... Ankaris
Cecilia Tijerina ... Tamis
Orietta Aguilar Orietta Aguilar ... Erigena
Carolina Valero Carolina Valero ... Nalax
Monica Steuer ... Ethbeck
Carlos Romano Carlos Romano ... Peasant
Manuel Benítez Manuel Benítez ... Captain
Antonio Zubiaga Antonio Zubiaga ... King's Soldier
George Belanger George Belanger ... Noble 1
John Sterlini John Sterlini ... Noble 2
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Storyline

In a final and epic battle in the thrilling sequel to the now classic "Barbarian Queen", Althalia, leads a revolt of peasants and female warriors against the wicked ruler, Arkaris, to regain her throne. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

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Taglines:

She's Wild. She's Sexy. She's The Barbarian Queen. (DVD)


Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA | Mexico

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 July 1992 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Amazonesu 2 See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Triana Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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Trivia

The opening shot is of the Rock of Cashel in County Tipperary, Ireland. See more »

Goofs

When Althalia wrestles in the mud, her dress gets pulled partly down, exposing her breasts. They are covered in the next shot, then exposed again later. See more »

Quotes

Tamis: [observing Athalia's torture] I'm going to like this part when I am queen.
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Alternate Versions

The 18-rated UK release of this film was cut by 2 minutes 48 seconds by the BBFC. See more »

Connections

Follows Barbarian Queen (1985) See more »

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wronged princess seeks justice
26 May 2009 | by windypoplarSee all my reviews

Actually this wasn't that bad. Lana Clarkson is lovely as usual and yes there are plenty of topless shots, but what set this b-grade sword and sorcery tale apart is the other actors. Rodger Cudney is a great villain as always and somehow manages to maintain his dignity no matter how awful the situation. Greg Wrangler does a nice job as the conflicted love interest and best of all is the young Cecilia Twerina as the evil little Tamis. Who the heck let a kid on this picture? Who cares? she's great.

The plot is simply, Athalia's father, the king, may be dead and the evil Ankaris wants the throne, but needs the magical scepter to hold it. For some reason, never really explained, Hofrax (Cudney) is helping him. Tamis is Ankaris's wicked daughter. OK, the budget is obviously low, but the film doesn't look that bad and the performers appear to be trying. Note the convenient barrel of water that spills off the back of the wagon so Althalia and a barbarian babe can mud wrestle!! the fights aren't too badly staged and the plotting is pretty decent. Chris Young tries hard to convey a sense of epic with the music.

Athalia refuses to divulge the secret, in case her Father is still alive, and gets tortured by Hofrax and Tamis!! All together for the rack sequence and spider bite-ewww! Orian (Wrangler) rescues Athalia nd together they unite, literally and then the King's warrior's return and it's off to strike for justice! I won't reveal the fate of Ankaris and Tamis, but it is rather moving.

All in all this is a good b-movie with attractive performers and plenty of fun for all.


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