Overall Rank: 2372
Average Rating: 2.8/4
# of Ratings: 89
Theatrical Release Date: 04/12/1985
Genre: Fantasy, Adventure
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Director: Richard Donner
Actors: Matthew Broderick, Rutger Hauer, Michelle Pfeiffer, Alfred Molina, Leo McKern, John Wood
Plot: Captain Navarre and Lady Isabeau have been on the run for more than two years. The evil Bishop of Aquila, consumed by jealousy and outraged by Lady Isabeau's refusal of his advances, orders the death of Navarre and curses the lovers. Navarre becomes a wolf by night, Lady Isabeau becomes a hawk by day. With the help of an unlikely ally, thief Philippe Gaston, they must confront the Bishop if there is any hope of breaking the curse. But will they reach the Bishop in time or will the curse become eternal? -- serioussir
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Yojimbo - wrote on 12/09/2012
An attractive attempt to do something different with the swords and sorcery genre with some memorable moments, but some of the production value looks like a Monty Python movie and it's permeated by 80s cheese.
Ikkinbot - wrote on 07/15/2010
This is a great B-movie and well worth watching for all lovers of fantasy and adventure movies. Also, I generally recommend watching anything with Rutger Hauer in it as you'll probably have some fun.
serioussir - wrote on 05/20/2008
Anyone who loves fantasy and romance will love this film. Broderick is so funny and endearing. Hauer is a dark, tough leading man. Pfeiffer is wonderful as the beautiful, mysterious Ladyhawke. Lots of fighting and good versus evil that will keep the men interested as well as the ladies.
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