Conan the Barbarian (1982)

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A film adaptation of the classic sword and sorcery hero, Conan the Barbarian. A horde of rampaging warriors massacre the parents of young Conan and enslave the young child for years on The Wheel of Pain. As the sole survivor of the childhood massacre, Conan is released from slavery and taught the ancient arts of fighting. Transforming himself into a killing machine, Conan travels into the wilderness to seek vengeance on Thulsa Doom, the man responsible for killing his family. In the wilderness, Conan takes up with the thieves Valeria and Subotai. The group comes upon King Osric, who wants the trio of warriors to help rescue his daughter who has joined Doom in the hills.

Rotten Tomatoes: Fresh 70% / Audience 74%

Rated R,  2 hr 1 mins

GENRES
Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION
John Milius
CAST
Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  James Earl Jones  •  Max von Sydow  •  Sandahl Bergman

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CAST & CHARACTERS
Arnold Schwarzenegger Conan
James Earl Jones Thulsa Doom
Max von Sydow King Osric
Sandahl Bergman Valeria
Cassandra Gava The Witch
Ben Davidson Rexor
Gerry Lopez Subotai
Mako Iwamatsu The Wizard / Narrator
Valérie Quennessen The Princess
William Smith Conan's Father
Luis Barboo Red Hair
Franco Columbu Pictish Scout