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Amazon High (1997)

A high school teenager wakes up in a time of Amazons and Gods.

Director:

Michael Hurst

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Rob Tapert (story), R.J. Stewart (story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Selma Blair ... Cyane
Danielle Cormack ... Samsara
Karl Urban ... Kor
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Claudia Black ... Karina
John Callen ... Oba
Dwayne Cameron ... Leon
Paul Gittins Paul Gittins ... Cyane's Uncle
Monica McSwain ... Olan
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A high school teenager wakes up in a time of Amazons and Gods.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1997 (USA) See more »

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Amazon High See more »

Filming Locations:

New Zealand

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This film was the pilot for a proposed third show set in the Hercules/Xena universe, concerning (as the title suggests) the Amazons. However, the show was never picked up and parts of the film were used in the Xena episode Lifeblood (5x16). See more »

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Definately had potential, should have been given a chance.
10 January 2003 | by beetle654See all my reviews

Amazon High never got any farther than a pilot... However, footage of this pilot can be viewed on the episode "Lifeblood" in the fifth season of Xena. "Lifeblood" had a rather weak storyline at best, but it did provide justification for clips of the Amazon High pilot. Selma Blair does a great job as Cyane, a girl brought into the past from modern times to lead the soon-to-be-called Amazons. Karl Urban and Danielle Cormack also give the pilot life with good performances. There are silly moments (the Amazons dancing the Macarena for example), but overall, it definately might have had a future as a series.


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