* AdoredByTheNetwork: ''Two'' networks used to play this movie a lot: {{HBO}} ("[[FunWithAcronyms Hey, Beastmaster's On]]!") and {{TBS}} ("The Beastmaster Station"). TVGuide even said that ''TheBeastmaster'' had been shown ''somewhere'' in the country, every day between January 1, 1989 and December 31, 1989.
* HeyItsThatGuy:
** Seth is the father from ''GoodTimes''
** The evil high priest Maax is played by Rip Torn of all people.
** DavidWarner plays the evil sorcerer in the third movie.
* VindicatedByCable: The film's notoriety from frequent airings on cable led to sequels and a TV show spin-off.