History Awesome / ConanTheDestroyer

21st Sep '14 12:32:37 AM CaptainCrawdad
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** Want a real subtle Dagoth CMOA? They needed an actor that was physically imposing enough to tower over Arnie, strong enough move with giant layers of rubber costume on, AND still able to put up a convincingly choreographed fight? Who could do such a task? [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andr%C3%A9_the_Giant André the Freaking Giant]]. Who went totally uncredited for the role for years.
** After Conan delivers the coup-de-grace, his triumphant theme music swells. Gloryhound Malak promptly rushes up to stab the monster corpse himself, prompting the triumphant music to swell once again.

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** Want a real subtle Dagoth CMOA? They needed an actor that was physically imposing enough to tower over Arnie, strong enough move with giant layers of rubber costume on, AND still able to put up a convincingly choreographed fight? Who could do such a task? [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andr%C3%A9_the_Giant André the Freaking Giant]]. Who went totally uncredited for the role for years.
** After Conan delivers the coup-de-grace, his triumphant theme music swells. Gloryhound Malak promptly rushes up to stab the monster corpse himself, prompting the triumphant music to swell once again.
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21st Sep '14 12:24:34 AM CaptainCrawdad
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** After Conan delivers the coup-de-grace, his triumphant theme music swells. Gloryhound Malak promptly rushes up to stab the monster corpse himself, prompting the triumphant music to swell once again.
3rd Jul '14 6:10:26 AM Movienut376
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** If you watch closely, you can see how much effort the wizards exert in the duel; smoke comes out of The Leader's nose at one point, and at the end, it looks like steam is coming off of the victorious - and visibly exhausted - Akiro. Hardly any visual effects in that scene, but it's the acting of Ferdy Mayne and Mako that make it work.
4th Jun '14 12:36:19 PM MrDeath
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** His opponent's bracers, that he clinked together to signal his troops, were a pretty awesome bit of costume design.
4th Jun '14 10:34:46 AM SharleeD
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** His opponent's bracers, that he clinked together to signal his troops, were a pretty awesome bit of costume design.
26th Jan '14 3:40:19 AM SayaAensland
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** Want a real subtle Dagoth CMOA? They needed an actor that was physically imposing enough to tower over Arnie, strong enough move with giant layers of rubber costume on, AND still able to put up a convincingly choreographed? Who could do such a task? [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andr%C3%A9_the_Giant André the Freaking Giant]]. Who went totally uncredited for the role for years.

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** Want a real subtle Dagoth CMOA? They needed an actor that was physically imposing enough to tower over Arnie, strong enough move with giant layers of rubber costume on, AND still able to put up a convincingly choreographed? choreographed fight? Who could do such a task? [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andr%C3%A9_the_Giant André the Freaking Giant]]. Who went totally uncredited for the role for years.
21st Oct '13 11:27:52 AM firejewel
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* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oV2zSjWivQ8 The wizards duel]]. It may have had zero CGI, and only lasted for a few moments but. ''Damn'' those few moments were totally ''BADASS!''

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* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oV2zSjWivQ8 The wizards duel]]. It may have had zero CGI, and only lasted for a few moments but. ''Damn'' in those few moments were Akiro was totally ''BADASS!''''[[{{Badass}} BADASS!]]''



* Akiro's and the cult leader's wizard duel.
26th Apr '13 2:36:03 PM JAF1970
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* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oV2zSjWivQ8 The wizards duel]]. It may have had zero CGI, and only lasted for a few moments but. ''Damn'' those few moments were totally ''BADASS!''
12th Apr '13 7:17:05 AM Deusirae76
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* Conan's cunning and crafty defeat of the Guardian, the wizard Thoth-Amon, along with AwesomeMusic was prtty damn epic.

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* Conan's cunning and crafty defeat of the Guardian, the wizard Thoth-Amon, along with AwesomeMusic was prtty pretty damn epic.



** Want a real subtle Dagoth CMOA? They needed an actor that was physically imposing enough to tower over Arnie, strong enough move with giant layers of rubber costume on, AND still able to put up a convincingly choreographed? Who could do such a task? Andre the Freaking Giant. Who went totally uncredited for the role for years.

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** Want a real subtle Dagoth CMOA? They needed an actor that was physically imposing enough to tower over Arnie, strong enough move with giant layers of rubber costume on, AND still able to put up a convincingly choreographed? Who could do such a task? Andre [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andr%C3%A9_the_Giant André the Freaking Giant.Giant]]. Who went totally uncredited for the role for years.
10th Apr '13 10:48:11 AM Peteman
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* How is it that Akiro's and the cult leader's wizard duel has not yet been mentioned?

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* How is it that Akiro's *Akiro's and the cult leader's wizard duel has not yet been mentioned?duel.
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