Megaforce (1982)

PG  |   |  Sci-Fi, Action  |  25 June 1982 (USA)
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Story about a rapid deployment defense unit that is called into action whenever freedom is threatened.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Cmdr. Ace Hunter
Major Zara
Gen. Edward Byrne-White
Prof. Eggstrum
Duke Guerera
Mike Kulcsar ...
Ivan (as Michael Kulcsar)
Ralph Wilcox ...
Zachary Taylor
Evan C. Kim ...
Suki (as Evan Kim)
Sixkiller (as Anthony Penya)
J. Víctor López ...
Michael Carven ...
Bobby Bass ...
Motorcycle Driver
Samir Kamoun ...
Youssef Merhi ...
Radio Operator


Ace Hunter is the leader of Megaforce, an elite group of American soldiers who travel the world to fight Evil. In this case, Evil is represented by a third rate dictator who they must blow to bits. Written by <>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


In the future, there is no law - but there is still justice. There is no police, no military...but there is something far better. There is MEGAFORCE. See more »


Sci-Fi | Action


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Release Date:

25 June 1982 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Komandos exontoseos  »

Filming Locations:

Box Office


$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$2,350,021 (USA) (25 June 1982)


$5,333,658 (USA)

Company Credits

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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:


Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


The "missiles" were actually model rockets manufactured by a company in Raytown, Missouri. The filmmakers were so impressed with their accuracy over distance that they restaged some of the battle scenes to take advantage of this. See more »


While they are leaving for the mission we see Hunter walking through the hanger with Gen Byrne-White to get to his plane when he's stopped by Egg. In this scene Hunter's helmet is attached to a hook on his right hip and he has some sort of equipment attached to a strap running down his left thigh. When the scene changes to Hunter walking outside his is now carrying his helmet in his left hand and the thigh extensions that he had in the previous scene are now gone all together. In the ending to this scene when Zara kisses Hunter both the thigh straps and helmet are gone. See more »


Ace Hunter: Well, there are reasons for everything we do, Major.
Major Zara: And do they include leaving your guests to bake in the middle of the desert, greeted by a cowboy, and be attacked by wild creatures?
Ace Hunter: Well, if it's a comfortable tour you're looking for, I have connections... at DisneyLand!
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Crazy Credits

There is a quick scene between Hunter and Guerera at the end of closing credits. See more »


Referenced in Ultraforce (2003) See more »


Music by Kevin Russell, Tod Howarth and Jonathan Cain
Lyrics by James McClarty
Performed by 707
Produced by Keith Olsen
Available on Boardwalk Records and Tapes
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My first awful film experience

I remember this film, because its the first film I ever walked out of. And for this-then action film-obsessed 14-year old, for a film to be so utterly bad that he felt his lack of intelligence being insulted, well that was like a 2 year old telling his mother that the Teletubbies were stupid. I remember when I was first getting into movies, and I would keep a log of what films I saw, when I saw em, and what I rated em (I think I used a scale of 1-to-10), I recall this one getting my first ZERO. More recently I am pleased to find that when I ask others about the film that most people have never heard of it. A few months ago I saw it late night on cable and finally saw the film's ending, and I must say that is as that two year old would say, "stupid". Utterly, embarrassingly, mind-boggingly stupid.

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