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David Carradine romps around in a loin-cloth as Kaz Oshay, a good-guy biker who hops on his destructocycle to participate in a sport to the death, in Roger Corman's futuristic gladiator motorcycle film. The film takes place 1000 years after the "Neutron Wars" have decimated civilization, except for pockets of domed cities. Surrounding the cities are vast wastelands called "ranges." Kaz is a "ranger guide" who roams the range riding horses and wielding sabers. The sabers are necessary to fend off the "Statesmen" -- roving hordes under the thrall of Lord Zirpola (David McLean). Zirpola captures Kaz and throws him into a cell, where he meets Deneer (Claudia Jennings), who tells Kaz that a group of mutants have abducted her daughter. Kaz and Deneer escape and set off in search of her daughter as they dodge the Statesmen and their high-decibel motorcycles called "Death Machines." Kaz is finally forced to participate in the "Death Sport" -- a mad free-for-all inside a tunnel in which only one contestant can emerge alive. ~ Paul Brenner, Rovi

Cast

David Carradine
as Kaz Oshay
Claudia Jennings
as Deneer
Richard Lynch
as Ankar Moor
William Smithers
as Doctor Karl
Jesse Vint
as Polna
H.B. Haggerty
as Jailer
John Himes
as Tritan President
Gene Hartline
as Sergeant
Chris Howell
as Officer
Brenda Venus
as Adriann
Chris Howell
as Officer
Gene Hartline
as Sergeant

Crew

Henry Suso
Director
Allan Arkush
Director
Roger Corman
Producer
Henry Suso
Screenwriter
Frances Doel
Screen Story
Gary Graver
Cinematographer
Larry Bock
Editor
Sharon Compton
Art Director
Philip Huff
Special Effects
Hank Stockert
Special Effects
Tom Jacobson
First Assistant Director
Richard L. Anderson
Supervising Sound Editor
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