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Quest for the Mighty Sword (1990)

Once upon a time a god gave a mighty sword to the king of Aquiles to bring justice to his people. Now he wants it back - but the king rather gives his life than the sword. Goddess Dehamira,... See full summary »

Director:

Joe D'Amato (as David Hills)

Writer:

Joe D'Amato (story) (as David Hills)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Eric Allan Kramer ... Ator (as Eric Allen Kramer)
Margaret Lenzey ... DeJanira
Donald O'Brien ... Gunther (as Donal O'Brien)
Dina Morrone ... Sunn
Chris Murphy Chris Murphy ... Skiold
Laura Gemser ... Grimilde
Marisa Mell ... Nephele
Don Semeraro Don Semeraro ... Thorn-Grindel Hagen
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Storyline

Once upon a time a god gave a mighty sword to the king of Aquiles to bring justice to his people. Now he wants it back - but the king rather gives his life than the sword. Goddess Dehamira, who spoke for him, is being taken all her privileges and banned in a circle of fire, until a human arrives who's strong enough to free her. When prince Ator becomes 18, he gets the sword from the mean sorcerer gnome Grindl, to free Dehamira and his people. On his journey he has to fight against dragons and other fantastic figures. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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In the hands of a hero, it has the power to save the world. In the hands of evil, it has the power to destroy it!

Genres:

Fantasy | Adventure

Certificate:

PG-13 | See all certifications »
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Country:

Italy

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 November 1990 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Ator III: The Hobgoblin See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Filmirage See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Re-uses one of the Goblin mask props from Troll 2 (1990). See more »

Quotes

Skiold: Well, where are you going?
Ator: To the East.
Skiold: Why?
DeJanira: Back... to find the path back... to the middle... world.
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Featured in The Cinema Snob: Troll 3: Part 2 (2010) See more »

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Literally the worst movie I've ever seen... I want to watch it again.
16 July 2007 | by ABFellowsSee all my reviews

The cream of the crap... This movie was literally the worst I've ever seen. Everything was wrong: plot, acting, music, costumes, special effects, script... the list goes on extensively. Every film-making mistake imaginable was made in this film... yet I loved every minute of it. Its hard to imagine it as being a legitimate effort at making a motion picture, but as far as I know, it wasn't intended to be humorous. A movie so terribly bad that it becomes so wonderfully good. I would recommend it to anyone looking for a good laugh; I'm actually considering purchasing it (that is if I can find it anywhere... I doubt it).


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