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Conan the Barbarian
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Conan the Barbarian

2nd April 1982
2h 9m
John Milius
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Conan the Barbarian is a Action Adventure film released on 2nd April 1982; John Milius directed the film which stars Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Earl Jones, and Max von Sydow. A sequel, Conan the Destroyer, was released in 1984. A sequel, Conan the Destroyer, was released in 1984. It was later remade/rebooted as Conan the Barbarian in 2011. The film was a box office success, earning a profit of $59,114,085 on its budget.


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 wilderness to seek vengeance on Thulsa Doom, the man responsible for killing his family. In the wilderness, Conan takes up with the thieves Valeria and Subotai. The group comes upon King Osric, who wants the trio of warriors to help rescue his daughter who has joined Doom in the hills.

Cast (21)

Arnold Schwarzenegger in Conan the Barbarian (1982)
Arnold Schwarzenegger Conan
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 34
James Earl Jones's profile
James Earl Jones
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 50
Max von Sydow's profile
Max von Sydow
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 52
William Smith's profile
William Smith
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 48
Mako's profile
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 48
Sab Shimono's profile
Sab Shimono
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 44
Jorge Sanz
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 12
Cassandra Gava's profile
Cassandra Gava
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 22
Franco Columbu's profile
Franco Columbu
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 40
Sandahl Bergman's profile
Sandahl Bergman
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 30
Luis Barboo's profile
Luis Barboo
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 54
Pilar Alcón's profile
Pilar Alcón
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 29
Celia Milius's profile
Celia Milius
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 39
Valérie Quennessen
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 24
Gerry Lopez's profile
Gerry Lopez
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 33
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 29
Sven-Ole Thorsen's profile
Sven-Ole Thorsen
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 37

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Prequels & Sequels


Production Companies

Edward R. Pressman Film Estudios Churubusco Azteca S.A.

Conan the Barbarian Stats

Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

5% 0-12
19% 20-29
24% 30-39
19% 40-49
14% 50-59
19% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

38% Female
62% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

100% Neutral/Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

100% Unknown

Conan the Barbarian FAQ

When was Conan the Barbarian released?

Conan the Barbarian was released 42 years ago, on Friday April 2nd, 1982.

How much did Conan the Barbarian cost to make?

The budget was $20,000,000.

How much money did Conan the Barbarian make?

The worldwide revenue was $79,114,085.

Is Conan the Barbarian on Netflix?

Yes, Conan the Barbarian is currently available on Netflix in the United States

Is Conan the Barbarian on Amazon Prime?

No, Conan the Barbarian is not currently available on Amazon Prime in the United States

Is Conan the Barbarian on Disney Plus?

No, Conan the Barbarian is not currently available on Disney+ in the United States