Grunwald, an evil demon, is threatening the fantasy world of old, and only young Horus has the power to destroy him. Armed with the legendary Sword of the Sun (that he plucked from the shoulder of a rock monster, no less), Horus must make new friends (including the beautiful siren Hilda and a whole town full of villagers) and overcome treachery and hardships to defeat the evil Grunwald and restore peace to mankind!
Adventures of Horus is a fairly generic tale of a young boy who must overcome various challenges to defeat a trademark evil being. The story has nothing to do with egyptian mythology, so if you were interested in this title because of the name Horus, turn back now!
The beginning of the movie reminded me a lot of the beginning of Future Boy Conan, with a boy witnessing his father dying... read more
When I first saw this on Netflix, I was compelled to watch it due to short-term commitment. I mean, it's just a movie, I could've finished it in less than two hours. But no, that didn't happen. It took me more like two weeks. The beginning of the movie was off to a very slow start. The whole entire film I had to remind myself that it was a 1960s flick and was an anime pioneer... read more