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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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Cast overview, first billed only:
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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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The Sheriff couldn't...the F.B.I. couldn't...but the 'Little Dragons' CAN! See more »

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18 July 1980 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Karate Kids USA  »

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Little Dragons = a little entertainment
9 February 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I saw Little Dragons in a late night viewing once and thought it was goofy fun in the same vein as Bad News Bears and Six Pack. I really think this film could work for kids today. If it was released on DVD I think it would sell moderately well what with the new Mutant Ninja Turtles animated flick coming to theaters soon. Okay, so it's obvious I have a selfish aim of getting this on DVD and couldn't find any other way to express that in words. I could dramatically get on my knees and beg.....

*gets on knees and begs*

There. Embarrassed myself for this mediocre film. Just at least send a copy to my house.

EDIT: had to. Just learned this is out on DVD under the title Karate Kids USA in the 50 movie pack Martial Arts from Mill Creek. So if you looked this up here on IMDb.com then go get that pack! 50 flicks for about $16! It's insane. And you'll go insane by the time you've viewed them all.


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