The Sword and the Sorcerer
The Sword and the Sorcerer (1982)

This is an unusual entry in the knights-in-armor genre. Set in medieval England, the film follows the exploits of a young swordsman, Talon (Lee Horsley). Working as a mercenary knight, Talon possesses a unique three-bladed sword which fires… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: June 1, 1982
DVD Release Date: April 24, 2001
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Critic Score: 80% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

An overlooked and underrated action flick that has some fine moments of sword play. A fun excursion into fantasy.

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Flixster Audience Score: 45% Flixster User Reviews
Phil Hubbs
Mr Pyun's first film and after seeing it probably his best film with possibly the biggest budget and release success over all his productions. On top of… More
vieras esine
Very, very silly, and quite hilarious. Not enough so to keep me awake through the entire thing, though... The triple sword was actually kind of ingenious.
Devon Bott
In an ancient land, a pillaging tyrant awakens an ancient sorcerer/demon and uses his powers to take over a kingdom. He manages to kill all but one of the… More
Lafe Fredbjornson
If only the movie was as exciting as the artwork. I found it a bit dull, with not enough monsters, dungeons and battles. There was a cool three-bladed sword the… More
David Ladd
One of the better fantasy films produced in the early 80's and one of my guilty pleasure movies The Sword and the Sorcerer was a hit at the box office.… More
Steve B.
Oh, the cheese factor is so high on this one, but you've got Richard Lynch as an evil king, Richard Moll as the evil sorcerer, Matt Houston as the… More