Conan The Barbarian Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets


18th August 2011

Quote: "I listened to a lot of heavy metal and I decorated my mirror with all these Conan pictures and also just naked women everywhere... My wife wasn't there for the first couple of months so you build up all this testosterone... and you can't release it... You're like, 'I wanna kill something! Give me my sword!'" Actor Jason Momoa on how he prepared for a day's shoot on the set of the Conan the Barbarian remake.


26th July 2011

Quote: "We haven't seen Conan... No, none of us have seen the Arnold film. It came out when I was two years old. My mum - I was raised by a single mother - (she told us), we're not watching orgies and (people) getting their heads cut off... at that time." New Conan the Barbarian star Jason Momoa admits he has never seen the Arnold Schwarzenegger original, which was released in 1982.


11th July 2011

Quote: "Arnold is very muscular, but Jason is a beautiful man. His muscles are very different - of the non-steroidal variety. If you go back and watch the Schwarzenegger one, he can barely pass his sword from one hand to the other, because he's so bulky." Actress Rose McGowan insists her co-star Jason Momoa in the Conan the Barbarian remake is much better than Arnold Schwarzenegger, who played the original Conan.


26th August 2009

Fact: California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has his sword from 1982 move Conan the Barbarian on display in his office in the state capital, Sacramento.


22nd January 2008

Fact: California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger is fighting to uphold a state law banning the sale of violent video games to underage kids as a gory new CONAN game, based on the former action man's Conan the Barbarian movie, hits the market.


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