Arena (1989)

On a distant planet, an earthling trains to eventually prove his fighting skills in the local arena with the gladiators. His hope is to display his abilities in public, topple the planet's despotic ruler, and win himself a trip back to… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: March 29, 1989
DVD Release Date: September 18, 1991
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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

I guarantee a good time going in to this "Star Wars" clone.

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Phil Hubbs
Produced by the one and only Charles Band and this time pushing the boundaries of space and beyond with this sci-fi fighter. I do believe it actually did OK… More
Professor Wizenhymer
A mix of Star Wars and Rocky. 'Nuff said. Ratings: Acting: 6/10 Story: 7/10 Originalality: 6/10 Soundtrack: 5/10 Characters: 6/10 Overall: 7/10… More
Jason Reneau
The plot is great, and the movie features some really great make-up and special effects. A hidden gem amongst all the 80's Sci-Fi films that is a must see… More