Xena: Warrior Princess (1995–2001)
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The Bitter Suite 

Xena and Gabrielle face their anger and deceptions in an odd in-between world, guided by Solan, Xena's son.

Director:

Oley Sassone

Writers:

Rob Tapert (created by) (as Robert Tapert), John Schulian (created by) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Lucy Lawless ... Xena
Renée O'Connor ... Gabrielle (as Renee O'Connor)
Ted Raimi ... Joxer
Kevin Smith ... Ares
Hudson Leick ... Callisto
David Taylor ... Solan
Daniel Sing ... Ming T'ien
Marton Csokas ... Khrafstar
Karl Urban ... Caesar
Danielle Cormack ... Ephiny
Willa O'Neill ... Lila
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Robert Bugar Robert Bugar ... Singing Animal
Ron Coden Ron Coden ... Singing Warrior
April Arabian Tini April Arabian Tini ... Singing Villager
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Xena and Gabrielle face their anger and deceptions in an odd in-between world, guided by Solan, Xena's son.

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Trivia

Lucy Lawless, Kevin Smith and Willa O'Neill all did their own singing for this show, according to Lucy Lawless' comments on the DVD. See more »

Goofs

When Ares strips Xena of the blue and beige dress robes given to her by Callisto he does so by slashing the shoulder straps. However, when the camera pans down to show Xena's bare legs as the robes fall off her the shoulder straps are not slashed. See more »

Quotes

Gabrielle: [looking around Illusia] The Elysian Fields... only heroes wind up here.
[pause]
Gabrielle: Dead heroes.
[realizing her nakedness]
Gabrielle: Dead naked heroes.
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Crazy Credits

The musical genre was not harmed during the production of this motion picture. In fact, the Producers sincerely hope you were A-MUSE-D by this episode. See more »

Soundtracks

Hate is the Star (Song of the Torment)
Music by Joseph LoDuca
Lyrics by Pamela Phillips Oland
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How many Tarot cards could you spot?
28 July 2015 | by bahnapaSee all my reviews

These are the Tarot cards I observed, in the order of appearance:

The Fool--Callisto

The High Priestess--Xena

The Wheel of Fortune

The Hanged Man--Joxxer

The Empress--Gabrielle

The Emperor--Ares

The Chariot--Xena

The Hermit--Joxxer

Death--Xena

Justice--Callisto

The Tower--struck by lightning

Judgment--ghosts rising from tombs with a trumpet playing

After that point, they continued without any more Tarot that I could discern.

They followed the designs of the Rider-Waite deck very closely, such as the Fool's green robe and dog, the High Priestess's two pillars, the Wheel of Fortune with its Hebrew letters and sphinx, the Chariot drawn by two sphinxes. Callisto says "Aleph am I," which is the Hebrew letter esoterically associated with the Fool card, and she quotes from The Book of Tokens, which is Rosicrucian meditations on the Rider-Waite Tarot.


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Language:

English

Release Date:

2 February 1998 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

New Zealand

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Production Co:

Renaissance Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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