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Hot Potato (1976)

PG | | Action, Comedy, Drama | April 1976 (USA)
Martial-arts expert tries to rescue an ambassador's daughter who was kidnapped in Thailand.

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Jones
George Memmoli ...
Leonardo Pizzarelli / White Rhino
Geoffrey Binney ...
Johnny Chicago
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Detective Sgt. Pam Varaje
Sam Hiona ...
Carter Rangoon
Judith Brown ...
Leslie / June Dunbar
Ron Prince ...
American General
Hardy Stockmann ...
Krugman
Metta Rungrat ...
Rhino's Girl
Supakorn Songermvorakul ...
Thai Boy
Somcjai Meekunsut ...
Pujo
Veerapol Pitavan ...
Longkat
Punchong Nakaraj ...
Hoss
Kachain Onching ...
Little Joe
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Martial-arts expert tries to rescue an ambassador's daughter who was kidnapped in Thailand.

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The adventure movie to end them all!

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Action | Comedy | Drama

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April 1976 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

O lakkos me tis tigreis  »

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During the fight at the bad guy's compound, one of the henchmen clobbers Leonardo with a concrete bench. The bench is obviously made out of of cardboard. See more »

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Lame as a comedy, OK as an action flick.
8 January 2002 | by See all my reviews

This "sort of" a sequel to "Black Belt Jones" (Jim Kelly's character is referred to merely as "Jones") is far inferior. The comedy is lame, the acting mediocre and the dialogue often very bad. But there is a continuous stream of action running through the film, and Kelly shows once again that he had the stuff to be a martial-arts star (although his career was fairly brief). Plus, there are the colorful exotic locations that help you keep watching even the worst scenes. (**)


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