A quest that begins as a personal vendetta for the fierce Cimmerian warrior soon turns into an epic battle against hulking rivals, horrific monsters, and impossible odds, as Conan realizes he is the only hope of saving the great nations of Hyboria from an encroaching reign of supernatural evil.
Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes
Conan the Barbarian is an extremely long, frequently incoherent, ineptly staged adventure-fantasy set in a prehistoric past.Vincent Canby, New York Times, 07.15.2008
Not since Bambi's mother was killed has there been a cannier movie for kids than Conan the Barbarian.Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times, 07.07.2010
Even 17 years after its release, Conan the Barbarian still weaves a spell capable of ensorcelling fans of fantasy adventure.James Berardinelli, ReelViews, 06.09.2008