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 <>

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There has never been a superhero like ACE HUNTER! 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)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


The film was shot on location in Nevada. It pioneered the use of Introvision, a system that allows actors to walk in and out of photographs instead of sets. It was used to create the headquarters for the private army. "It's an absolutely phenomenal system," said the film's producer, Albert S. Ruddy of Introvision. "There's no way you can get the quality and the speed of delivery at this cost. See more »


After the battle, when the plane is taking off, the members of Megaforce are shown looking out the open rear door, but the external shots of the plane taking off show the door is closed. See more »


Dallas: Well, I know how you feel, and I've been there myself. Let me see. One time before I made a jump into the night, an old buddy of mine told me something that made me feel a whole lot better.
Ace Hunter: What, what did he tell you to do?
Dallas: Well, he said, "You love 'em in blue and you love them in red. But most of all you love them in blue."
Ace Hunter: That's totally inapplicable to anything that's going on here. And it's _dumb_. Who told you that?
Dallas: You did!
Ace Hunter: But it's very wise. Very wise.
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Crazy Credits

There is a quick scene between Hunter and Guerera at the end of closing credits. 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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Awesome and hilarious bad movie
1 February 2007 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

This is my absolute favourite movie to watch to make fun of with friends.

Have you ever seen an MST3K film? This movie would make great fodder. The stunts are cheesy, including possibly the worst blue screen ever, the acting is bad, the plot is laughable ... everything is so bad that it flips into being awesome.

I highly recommend this movie if you are in the mood to laugh AT a movie, not WITH it. Watching it by yourself is not really recommended. I had to rate it highly, even though it's not actually a "good" movie because I do think people will enjoy watching it.

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