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Masters of the Universe [1987] (1 disc)

Director:Gray Goddard
Writer:David Odell
Composer:Bill Conti
Length:106 minutes
(1 hour 46 minutes)
MPAA Rating:PG
Suggested Event Use:Friday 13
Sorting Category:Fantasy
Sorting Tub:Juliet
IMDB Rating:5.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes Rating:18%
Amazon Rating:4.0/5 stars
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Synopsis: He-Man and his friends escape through a dimensional portal and end up losing the device that will allow them to return.

Reaction: The story uses many clichés and the characterization is a bit 2-dimensional.

Personal Rating: 6/10

Gray Goddard => Director
David Odell => Writer
Bill Conti => Composer
Anthony De Longis => Blade
Barry Livingston => Charlie
Billy Barty => Gwildor
Chelsea Field => Teela
Christina Pickles => Sorceress of Castle Grayskull
Courteney Cox => Julie Winston
Dolph Lundgren => He-Man
Frank Langella => Skeletor
James Tolkan => Detective Lubic
Jon Cypher => Duncan (Man-at-Arms)
Meg Foster => Evil-Lyn
Pons Maar => Saurod
Robert Duncan McNeill => Kevin Corrigan
Robert Towers => Karg
Tony Carroll => Beastman

Random Trivia For This Title:

  • Sylvester Stallone was offered the role of He-Man.
  • Dolph Lundgren does all his own stunts in the movie.
  • Dolph Lundgren was the first to be cast in the film and Frank Langella was the last to be cast.
  • The character of Gwildor was created to replace Orko from [He-Man and the Masters of the Universe].
  • Actress Christina Pickles plays the mother of Courteney Cox on the TV show [Friends].