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The Little Dragons (1979)

 -  Action | Comedy  -  18 July 1980 (USA)
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Karate experts attempt to rescue a girl who was kidnapped by a mother and her two psycho sons.

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J.J.
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Angel
Chris Petersen ...
Zack
Pat Petersen ...
Woody
Sally Boyden ...
Carol
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Dick Forbinger
Sharon Clark ...
Ruth Forbinger (as Sharon Weber)
Joe Spinell ...
Yancey
John Davis Chandler ...
Carl (as John Chandler)
Clifford A. Pellow ...
Sheriff
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Lunsford
Pat E. Johnson ...
Karate Instructor (as Pat Johnson)
Bong Soo Han ...
Karate Master (as Master Bong Soo Han)
Donnie Williams ...
Motorcycle Leader
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Niles
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Karate experts attempt to rescue a girl who was kidnapped by a mother and her two psycho sons.

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All I can say is "wow"
19 September 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

So...bought this for a "bad movie night". Picked it up for $1 at Wal-Mart. I loved it. Not because it's good...oh no...this is the second worst movie I have ever seen. (Want a REALLY bad movie? Check out "Manos and the Hands of Fate". If nothing else, it's included in an episode of MST3K) There is a plot to this one at least...psycho hillbillies kidnap a girl, and a couple of kids have to save her since the local police (and the FBI) are completely incompetent.

Not sure this was supposed to be a comedy...I sure laughed a lot though. The acting is downright flat...except the hillbillies, which are WAY over the top. The fight scenes are the furthest thing from realistic...I sure hope it was meant to be that way! All in all, if you see it on sale for $1 or less, and have 90ish minutes to kill, go ahead and grab it. I wouldn't recommend paying much more then that though. I promise you'll only want to watch this one once.


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