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Young Warriors (1983)

R  |   |  Crime, Action, Drama  |  28 August 1983 (USA)
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A young woman is gang raped and murdered in a California college town, sparking her brother Kevin to take up arms by night with a gang of like-minded vigilantes from his fraternity, ... See full summary »

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Lt. Bob Carrigan
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Sergeant John Austin
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Beverly Carrigan
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Kevin Carrigan
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Lucy
Tom Reilly ...
Scott
Ed De Stefane ...
Stan
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Fred
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Professor Hoover
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Ginger
John Alden ...
Jorge
Britt Helfer ...
Heather
Don Hepner ...
Animation Instructor
April Dawn ...
Tiffany Carrigan
Nels Van Patten ...
Roger
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A young woman is gang raped and murdered in a California college town, sparking her brother Kevin to take up arms by night with a gang of like-minded vigilantes from his fraternity, brutally punishing any miscreants they catch in a criminal act. In the meantime, Kevin debates the issue of violent crime in the U.S. with his teachers and others during the day. As Kevin and his gang head toward a final, bloody confrontation with the low-lifes who murdered his sister, other scenes show the difference between his character, now violent, and the normal people he is supposedly protecting. Written by Ørnås

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gang | vigilante | gang rape | rape | van | See All (26) »

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Meet the Ultimate Weapon in the Fight Against Crime

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Crime | Action | Drama

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28 August 1983 (USA)  »

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So Bad, It's Good!
15 October 2001 | by (Toronto, Canada) – See all my reviews

This movie starts off as a college T'n'A flick, but turns pretty ugly after the main character's sister is gang raped by a biker gang driving a van. It has a pretty good pace, and James Van Patten does a pretty good job in this Cannon tax write-off movie. This was the first movie I ever saw at the Parkway Drive-in, here in Toronto. The main feature was "Alphabet City", and "Young Warriors was the added feature. Out of the 2 movies, "Young Warriors" was by far more entertaining and memorable. If you are a fan of blow 'em up, excessively violent movies, this one would make a great addition to any collection.


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