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Masters of the Universe

Rating:PG
Genre:SciFi/Fantasy, Action/Adventure
Release Date:August 7, 1987
Running time:106 minutes
Cast:Dolph Lundgren, Meg Foster, Frank Langella, Billy Barty, Courteney Cox
Director:Gary Goddard
Producer:Edward R. Pressman
Writer:David Odell
Distributor:Cannon Films

Description: Dolph Lundgren stars in this live-action film version of the popular television cartoon series (based on a collection of Mattel action figures). Lundgren is He-Man, a well-muscled super-hero, battling the evil Skeletor (Frank Langella) for control of the universe. Skeletor has designs on conquering the planet Eternia, a ravaged utopia ruled over by the Sorceress of Greyskull Castle (Christina Pickles). He-Man is summoned to stop Skeletor's plans. But when the wily dwarf Gwildor (Billy Barty) utilizes his Cosmic Key, He-Man and Skeletor finds themselves transported to California. There, a waitress named Julie (Courteney Cox) and her boyfriend Kevin (Robert Duncan Mitchell) come across the Cosmic Key and become embroiled in the intergalactic battle between He-Man and Skeletor.~ Paul Brenner, All Movie Guide

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