By The Sword

1994, Movie, R, 91 mins

The top-shelf video release BY THE SWORD depicts a contest of wills between an old master and a young disciple, set in the world of championship fencing. This generally well-produced formula film is enhanced by the caliber of acting talent enlisted, as well as by the rich, turn-of-the-century texture of the New York settings.

Fencing maestro Alexander Villard (Eric Roberts) is an undefeated Olympic champion, a second-generation master swordsman who walked away at the top of his game. Now he instructs Olympic hopefuls at a gym in lower Manhattan. Chief among these is his young protege Trebor (Christopher Rydell), whom he criticizes for lacking the innate ruthl...

Released: 1994 Rated: R Length: 91 mins

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