When you’re gonna battle the horrors of the Upside-Down, higher do it in fashion. Actor David Harbour revealed on Monday that the unique prop sword utilized by Arnold Schwarzenegger in 1982’s Conan the Barbarian and 1984’s Conan the Destroyer appeared within the .
The ultimate two episodes of the ’80s-set sci-fi horror present hit Netflix on Friday, so we’ll put additional particulars under a SPOILER warning for individuals who have not watched them but.
The finale sees Hawkins police chief Jim Hopper (Harbour), who spends a lot of season 4 in a horrible Soviet Union jail, selecting up an ornate sword to tackle one of many terrifying Demogorgons. In an epic second, he slices off its arm, then its head.
The actor revealed the Conan connection in an Instagram publish.
“Nerd alert. The prop on the finish of episode 9 is the Atlantean sword from the CONAN movies. A beautiful fan discovered a nonetheless of when it was established in ep 7 and utilized by an unfortunate inmate who met an premature demise close to the cells in conjunction with our gladiatorial pit,” he wrote.
“The true pleasure behind this nevertheless, is that the sword the unimaginable ST props division (reveal yourselves guys so I can credit score you) gave me is THE ACTUAL SWORD used within the filming of each CONAN movies. It was heavy as hell, and such an amazing honor to wield. @schwarzenegger – prepared to simply accept your notes on my method.”