About

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 wilderne...

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Directed by

John Milius

Written by

John Milius (Screenplay)
Oliver Stone (Screenplay)
Edward Summer (Story)
Robert E. Howard (Characters)

Runtime

129 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Thief. Warrior. Gladiator. King.

Cast

Keywords

magic thief epic fight mythology barbarian sword and sorcery warrior black magic mysticism serpent stone age repayment wizard gladiator despot action hero warlord good versus evil

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#181 on 500 Essential Cult Movies Jennifer Eiss