Masters of the Universe

1987 - 106 minutes - Color - Dolby - 1.85 : 1
US release date: August 07, 1987
Golan-Globus Productions, Edward R. Pressman Film, Cannon Group
Budget: $22,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend: $4,883,168 (USA) (1,185 Screens)


The world of Eternia in the aftermath of Skeletor's war on Castle Grayskull, which he has won after seizing Grayskull and the surrounding city using a cosmic key developed by the Thenorian locksmith Gwildor. The Sorceress is now Skeletor's prisoner and he begins to drain her life-force as he waits for the moon of Eternia to align with the Great Eye of the Universe that will bestow god-like power upon him.


He-Man - Dolph Lundgren
Skeletor - Frank Langella
Evil-Lyn - Meg Foster
Gwildor - Billy Barty
Julie Winston - Courteney Cox
Kevin Corrigan - Robert Duncan McNeill
Duncan (Man-at-Arms) - Jon Cypher
Teela - Chelsea Field
Detective Lubic - James Tolkan
Sorceress of Castle Grayskull - Christina Pickles
Beastman - Tony Carroll
Saurod - Pons Maar
Blade - Anthony De Longis
Karg - Robert Towers
Charlie - Barry Livingston
Monica - Jessica Nelson
Mrs. Winston - Gwynne Gilford
Mr. Winston - Walter Scott
Carl the Janitor - Walter Robles
Gloria - Cindi Eyman
Narrator - Peter Brooks
Pigboy - Richard Szponder




Director - Gary Goddard

Writing credits

Writer - David Odell


Associate producer - Michael Flynn
Producer - Yoram Globus
Producer - Menahem Golan
Associate producer - Evzen Kolar
Executive producer - Edward R. Pressman
Co-producer - Elliot Schick