“To crush your enemies, see them driven before you, and to hear the lamentation of their women.”
This remake of the 1982 sword and sorcery classic that starred Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has big loin cloths to fill. The character of Conan might have been created by Robert E. Howard in 1932 but for so many people Schwarzenegger’s movie version is Conan the Barbarian.
Can Jason Momoa claim the role and make it his own? It might be a feat worthy of Conan himself. Or perhaps Khal Drogo.
Want to read Paul’s review of Conan the Barbarian? Kraka-doom!
Are you going to see Conan the Barbarian? Of course you are! So let’s talk about it!
If you haven’t seen the movie yet be forewarned – there be SPOILERS ahoy! So don’t scroll down any further if you are sensitive to that kind of thing.