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Thor the Conqueror (1983)

Thor il conquistatore (original title)
In the vein of CONAN THE BARBARIAN and Lucio Fulci's CONQUEST comes a tale of mythology and magic, of how THOR, a legendary god, triumphs over overwhelming odds to great victory and the ... See full summary »

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Tonino Ricci (as Anthony Richmond)

Writers:

Tito Carpi (story), Tito Carpi (screenplay)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Bruno Minniti Bruno Minniti ... Thor (as Conrad Nichols)
Maria Romano Maria Romano ... Sheeba, the Slave
Malisa Longo ... Ino, Third Virgin Warrior (as Malisa Lang)
Raf Baldassarre Raf Baldassarre ... Gnut (as Raf Falcone)
Angelo Ragusa ... Kunt, Thor's Father
Rosalba Ciofalo Rosalba Ciofalo ... First Virgin Warrior
Elena Wiedermann Elena Wiedermann ... Second Virgin Warrior
Luigi Mezzanotte Luigi Mezzanotte ... Etna, the Owl (as Christopher Holm)
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Storyline

In the vein of CONAN THE BARBARIAN and Lucio Fulci's CONQUEST comes a tale of mythology and magic, of how THOR, a legendary god, triumphs over overwhelming odds to great victory and the destruction of his foes. After both his parents are brutally murdered by his father's rival Gnut and his men the new born Thor is placed in hiding by the physical embodiment of the god Teisha. Raised in secret under the guidance of Teisha, Thor comes to maturity and goes on a quest to avenge the death of his parents and return peace to his lands, in the process he discovers a woman to take as his wife. Taking the beautiful warrior virgin, Ina, as his companion, his exploits lead to a confrontation with Gnut, the slayer of his father. He finds and uncovers his father's sword and masters the art of combat, all under the ever watchful eye of the amorphous Teisha. How can Thor overcome Gnut and his horde? Watch the story of Thor, The Conqueror, to this day recalled in legend and in rock drawings!

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Taglines:

He Was The Ultimate Warrior


Certificate:

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

5 February 1983 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Thor the Conqueror See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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Bizarrely compelling Conan inspired outing
6 June 2005 | by HaemovoreRexSee all my reviews

Now I know that general opinion holds this film in utter disdain and yes, I will concede that it is certainly no cinematic masterpiece, but.......there is a certain strange fascination that it exudes in it's primitiveness.

This is REALLY low budget movie making in effect.

The story details the protagonist's adventures in a land filled with various perils such as demons and evil tribes etc. There is also an underlying story of revenge as Thor's fate leads him to battle and eventually slay the barbarian who murdered his father when he was a baby.

Whilst the plot itself is incredibly basic, (if it even merits as a plot at all) the way it unfolds on screen is bizarrely compelling.

I really can't put my finger on exactly why I rather enjoyed such a universally reviled movie. As said above perhaps the sheer baseness of the picture was the attraction to me. Certainly the closest movie I could liken it to was Lucio Fulci's similarly themed 'Conquest', again a film which is generally loathed by most people (even fans of the Sword & Sorcery genre to which it belongs) but again, a film which I found to be strangely intriguing.

Overall then, if your a fan of Sword & Sorcery flicks then you might want to give Thor The Conqueror a try - just don't expect anything along the quality lines of Conan The Barbarian.


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