Espionage team "Mighty Jack", headquartered on a flying submarine, opposes the plans of Q, which is trying to take over the world using... um... ice that doesn't melt.

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Credited cast:
Hideaki Nitani ...
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Naoko Kubo ...
(archive footage) (as Naoko Kobo)
Hiroshi Minami ...
(archive footage) (as Hiroshi Ninami)
Hideyo Amamoto ...
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Masaya Nihei ...
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Wakako Ikeda ...
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Akira Kasuga ...
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Seikou Fukioka ...
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Noriaki Inoue ...
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Yoshitaka Tanaka ...
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Mitsubu Ohya ...
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Eijirô Yanagi ...
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Roberto Okamura
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The organization Mighty Jack is formed to combat the criminal syndicate known as "Q", and are given a large array of advanced weapons, chief among them being a high-tech submarine. Harold Hatari is abducted by Q, and Mighty Jack is dispatched to rescue him. Hatari is interrogated and threatened with blinding lights, but the Mighty Jack crew rescue him in the nick of time. Later, Q is discovered to be using "hot ice" (water that remains solid at room temperature) to create weapons and a secret ocean base disguised as an iceberg (though it's not precisely clear how hot ice could be a major world threat). Q then attempts to take over the Mighty Jack sub. Written by Leo L. Schwab <ewhac@best.com>

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When the flying Mighty Jack ship lowers its nose to return to the ocean the clouds in the background also make the same movement. See more »

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Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: City Limits (1992) See more »

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Make the hurting stop!
12 May 2000 | by (Northern CA) – See all my reviews

Apparently edited down from a Japanese TV series, "Mighty Jack" looks more like several completely unrelated spy films chopped up and reedited randomly. The plot, if it can be said to have one, is an exercise in incoherence. A plot synopsis is impossible for this film, *none* of it makes sense. What an endurance test this film is, anyone who makes it all the way to the end deserves some sort of medal.


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