I don't know why I subject myself to these movies. You can read a more comprehensive review at www. Certainly the film does have far higher production values than most Italian films of the eighties with some beautifully sumptuous sets and costumes on display throughout. Proteus goes to save Sinbad, but he is stopped by his crew. Unfortunately, there are a number of factors which do seriously drag the film down however. Eris is furious but cannot go back on her word and gives the book to Sinbad.
Together with the help of his friends, Sinbad manages to defeat the undead and the leader. Sinbad of the Seven Seas is hackwork. Like that evil, slimy wizard up there! And wouldn't you know it - the mother's voice is yet another infuriating overdub!!! At one point, Shaheen asked Katzenberg to include some references to in the film. Unbeknownst to him, Proteus sees that Marina has fallen deeply with Sinbad and life on the sea and releases her from their engagement, sending her to join Sinbad's ship. Like most low-budget Italian movies, it was filmed on location without sound equipment and all dialogue and sound effects were later. Added to this there's a good assemble of B-Movie stars; Big Lou, Romano Puppo sadly relegated to a very minor role and of course the ever wonderful John Steiner who is clearly having a ball with his material here as the delightfully hissable Jaffar. Along the way this brave band of heroes find themselves up against undead armies, rock monsters, seductive Amazonians and a slimy ogre plus in the finale, big Lou comes up against his own clone!!! To prevent them from succeeding, Eris sends a group of mythical , who entrance and seduce the men aboard Sinbad's ship with their hypnotic singing voices, but do not affect Marina, who pilots the ship to safety.
And when they want dirty work done, they really take advantage of you. An awesomely ripped Lou Ferrigno headlines here as the eponymous hero in this visually lavish fantasy flick brought to us by the ever reliable Enzo G. Then, he sails to an island and finds the gem by himself, he destroys a towering rock monster and retrieves the gem. These are mythic tales told with shoestring budgets and dubbed. Sure, it's really about Sinbad, but this ain't a Harryhausen film and it sure looks like every other cheapskate peplum dredged out of Rome in the '80s.
Approach this in the right frame of mind and you should have a good time, after all it's entirely harmless fun in much the same vein as films such as Labyrinth etc. And I actually like Logan's Run. The plot is simple: Sinbad versus an evil wizard. Eris then leaves to cause chaos elsewhere. Lou Ferrigno has stated during an interview that Sinbad of the Seven Seas was one of his favourite films he made.
Instead of travelling to , Sinbad and his crew decide to spend their vacation on the tropical island of. In particular, he exclaims one two-letter word that must be heard to be believed. Too bad he's no good at recognizing an when he sees one. Despite that, the film-makers persuaded him that his accent would lighten the mood. Sinbad of the Seven Seas Sinbad and his shipmates aid a young prince, who must battle an evil wizard to gain the hand of a beautiful princess. Anticipating this, Eris impersonates Sinbad and steals the Book.
That the film removes the story from its context and places it in a Greek setting earned it some criticism. Now together, they and the crew set out on another long voyage as the ship sails into the sunset. Most of the most popular peplums believe it or not there is or was, it's been a while since I looked a 'zine devoted to the study of them involve hordes of barbarians, Romans, infidels, or nameless thugs battling lone supermen in loincloths. The film was made with a largely cast and crew. Sinbad then heads to a mysterious island to seek the help of a wise Oracle, who tells them the location of the four sacred gems of Basra.
An enraged Eris appears suddenly and saves Sinbad by shattering the executioner's sword to pieces. The monsters and the backgrounds in the film are mostly computer-generated, while the human characters are hand-drawn. Still, to be fair and looking past these failings, this is actually a fairly enjoyable watch. But it really doesn't deserve these accolades. For instance, a few of the characters most notably Lou have been entirely overdubbed with irritating voice overs - quite why this was the case, I have no idea. There are no stop-motion monsters, no sophisticated heroes, just in tight purple shorts battling men in shaggy suits.
When forming DreamWorks, Katzenberg brought old scrapped ideas from Disney for the DreamWorks animation division, this included a with , , and Sinbad. Sinbad goes for the Ghost King while his companions battle the Knights. Archived from on August 4, 2012. His journey takes him to the isle of the Amazons where the queen tries to capture him, to a battle with ghost warriors on the isle of the dead, and ultimately to a battle with his own double. Later, Sinbad meets Kira, and her father, Nadir the wizard, two survivors on the Isle of the Dead who came there on a flying balloon. Watch Sinbad of the Seven Seas Online Putlocker : Multiple Embeds try the others if one doesnt work.