For Him the Bell Tolls
Series: Xena: Warrior Princess (1995)
Season: Two
Story Number: 040
Writer: Adam Armus
Nora Kay Foster
Director: Josh Becker
Broadcast: February 24, 1997
Previous Story: A Day in the Life
Following Story: The Execution

Synopsis Edit

While engaged in a battle of wills with her son, Cupid, Aphrodite turns Joxer into a dashing war hero tasked with stealing a princess's heart away from her betrothed.

Memorable quotes Edit

  • Joxer: A man must do what a man must do.

Cast Edit

Background information and notes Edit

  • This episode was inspired in part by the film The Princess Bride.

Continuity and mistakes Edit

Disclaimer Edit

  • The producers wish to acknowledge the inspiration of Danny Kaye and pay tribute to the classic motion picture "Court Jester".