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The Secret of the Sword

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"I've got that flying horsey in my sight" He-Man & the Masters of the Universe was a massive hit toy line and a massive hit animated TV series. He-Man ruled the airwaves in the 80s and it would only make sense to not only make a feature length theatrical film but also a new spin-off series with a new character! The film follows Price Adam/He-Man as he embarks on the search for his twin sister. Turns out that a new villain by the name of Hordak had kidnapped He-Man's twin sister shortly after birth and taken here to another dimension on a planet called Etherea. No one knows what happened to the little girl, Adora. But, with this information and with a magical sword, He-Man is on his way to find Princess Adora.  What much can be said of "The Secret of the Sword", it's not necessarily a film for cinemas as there is nothing special enough about the movie for it to warrant a theatrical release, other than the length of the film. The animation remains the

Screenshot Saturday: De Niro and De Palma: The Early Films (Arrow Video)



Studio: Arrow Video

Release Date: December 15th, 1968 (Greetings), April 9th, 1969 (The Wedding Party), April 27th, 1970 (Hi, Mom!) (all theatrical) / December 11th, 2018 (blu-ray)

Run Time: 88 mins (Greetings), 92 mins (The Wedding Party), 87 mins (Hi, Mom!)

Region Code: A and B (locked)

Picture: 1080p (1.85:1) (Greetings and Hi, Mom!), (1.33:1) (The Wedding Party)

Sound: English LPCM Mono (all films)

Subtitles: English SDH (all films)

Slipcover: No (Hard Box)

Digital Copy: No

Starring: Jonathan Warden, Robert De Niro, Gerrit Graham (Greetings)

Robert De Niro, Jill Clayburgh, William Finley, Jennifer Salt, Valda Setterfield, Raymond McNally (The Wedding Party)

Robert De Niro, Allen Garfield, Jennifer Salt, Lara Parker, Paul Bartel, Charles Durning (Hi, Mom!)

Written by Brian De Palma and Charles Hirsch (Greetings and Hi, Mom!)

Brian De Palma, Wilford Leach, and Cynthia Munroe (The Wedding Party)

Directed by Brian De Palma (Greetings and Hi, Mom!)

Brian De Palma, Wilford Leach, and Cynthia Munroe (The Wedding Party)

Rating: X (Greetings), Not Rated (The Wedding Party), R (Hi, Mom!)

Greetings (1968)















The Wedding Party (1970)














Hi, Mom! (1970)














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