Cimmerian Conan is captured as a child after his parents are murdered by raiding Vanir led by Thulsa Doom. After years of enslavement, Conan is freed to learn the "riddle of steel" and to kill the arch-villain Thulsa Doom.
Widescreen collector's ed.
Universal City, Ca : Universal Studios Home Video, 
1 videodisc (129 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
Conan the barbarian (Motion picture : 1982)
Based on the book of the same title by Robert Ervin Howard and later the comic strip of the same title by Marvel Comic Groups.
Originally released as motion picture in 1981.
"Extended version with bonus footage"--Container.
Special features: Conan unchained, the making of Conan, feature commentary with director John Milius and actor Arnold Schwarzenegger, deleted scenes, special effects, the Conan archives.
Director of photography, Duke Callaghan; editor, T. Timothy O'Meara; ; music, Basil Poledouris.
Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Earl Jones, Sandahl Bergman, Ben Davidson, Cassandra Gaviola, Gerry Lopez, Mako, Valerie Quennessen, William Smith, Max Von Sydow.
DVD; Dolby digital 2.0 mono; 2.35:1 anamorphic widescreen.
In English with optional subtitles in French; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
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Subjects:Conan (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Genre:Action and adventure films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Bergman, Sandahl.
Davidson, Ben, 1940-2012.
Howard, Robert E. (Robert Ervin), 1906-1936.
Jones, James Earl.
Lopez, Gerry, 1948-
Quénnessen, Valerie, 1957-1989.
Smith, William, 1933-
Sydow, Max von, 1929-2020
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)