By Adam B. Vary
Updated May 04, 2011 at 12:00 PM EDT

Watching the new trailer for Conan the Barbarian, it’s difficult to parse what the story is per se, other than there’s an evil looking man (Avatar‘s Stephen Lang, unrecognizable) and a very evil looking woman (Rose McGowan, completely unrecognizable) wreaking havoc across a mythic land, and only the titular barbarian (Jason Momoa, who plays a similar role on HBO’s Game of Thrones) can stop them. All told, this doesn’t look like your father’s Conan the Barbarian, i.e. the 1982 film that launched its star on his eventual journey to becoming governor of California. Does this trailer portend a similar fate for Momoa ’round about 2032? Check it out below and decide for yourself: