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Release Date:
14 September 1984 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
He's the ultimate killer, she's the perfect weapon.
Plot:
An evil ninja attempts to avenge his death from beyond the grave, by possessing an innocent woman's body. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

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Shô Kosugi ... Yamada

Lucinda Dickey ... Christie

Jordan Bennett ... Billy Secord
David Chung ... Black Ninja
Dale Ishimoto ... Okuda

James Hong ... Miyashima
Bob Craig ... Netherland
Pamela Ness ... Alana
Roy Padilla ... Winslow
Moe Mosley ... Pickwick
John LaMotta ... Case
Ron Foster ... Jiminez
Steven Lambert ... Pilot (as Steve Lambert)

Earl W. Smith ... Jefferson (as Earl Smith)
Carver Barnes ... Nicholson
Karen Petty ... Tracy

Randy Mulkey ... Thug
James Maher ... Frankel
Judy Starr ... Doctor
Cheryl Van Cleve ... Stacy
Suzanne Collins ... Patty
Rosemary Ono ... Megumi
Janet Marie Heil ... Lucy
Charly Harroway ... Chang
John Perryman ... Tom
Chris Micelli ... Pulley
Lem Cook ... Helicopter Pilot
Howard Dean ... Policeman
T.J. Castronovo ... Sergeant Cane (as Tom Castranova)

Jay Rasumny ... First Morgue Attendant
Terence Goodman ... Second Morgue Attendant
Bill Helmintoller ... Minister
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Robert Hammond ... Policeman (uncredited)
Terry D. Seago ... Bodyguard (uncredited)
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Directed by
Sam Firstenberg 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
James R. Silke 

Produced by
Yoram Globus .... producer
Menahem Golan .... producer
David Womark .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Udi Harpaz 
Misha Segal 
 
Cinematography by
Hanania Baer 
 
Production Design by
Elliot Ellentuck 
 
Set Decoration by
Dian Perryman 
 
Costume Design by
Nancy Cone 
 
Makeup Department
Lilly Benyair-Gart .... makeup artist
Moni Mansano .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Tod Scott Brody .... post-production supervisor
Jon Stevens .... production manager
David Womark .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ann Cavalier .... assistant director
Sanford Hampton .... first assistant director
Larry Litton .... first assistant director: second unit
David Womark .... second unit director
 
Art Department
Star Fields .... leadman
J.P. Gabriel .... set carpenter
David E. Harshbarger .... property master: reshoots
Lee Lazarow .... property master
 
Sound Department
Gary Alexander .... dialogue re-recording mixer
George Berndt .... adr editor
Ed Callahan .... sound effects editor
Monika Dorfman-Lightstone .... sound effects
Susan Dudeck .... foley editor
Stanley B. Gill .... sound recordist
Allen Hartz .... sound effects
Lloyd C. Lyman Jr. .... sound recordist
Glad Pickering .... sound editor
Efraim Reuveni .... sound effects supervisor
Jeff Rosen .... sound
Jerry Ross .... sound effects
Frank Serafine .... sound effects
Ronald L. Walker .... sound recordist
Jay Wilkinson .... sound editor
Ken Dufva .... foley artist (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Joe Quinlivan .... special effects
 
Visual Effects by
Jim Danforth .... matte artist
Jim Danforth .... matte supervisor
 
Stunts
Alan Amiel .... stunts
Ed Anders .... stunts
Rick Barker .... stunt coordinator: second unit
Vince Deadrick Jr. .... stunts
Vince Deadrick Sr. .... stunts
Robert Hammond .... stunts
Shô Kosugi .... fight choreographer
Joel Kramer .... stunts
Steven Lambert .... stunt coordinator (as Steve Lambert)
Steven Lambert .... stunts
Buck McDancer .... stunts
John Meier .... stunts (as John C. Meier)
Michael J. Sarna .... stunts
Mike Tillman .... stunts
Michael M. Vendrell .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Richard Foreman Jr. .... still photographer
Tim Hubbard .... electrician
Marty Miller .... grip
 
Casting Department
4th Dimensions .... extras casting (unconfirmed)
 
Editorial Department
Sally Allen .... assistant editor
Ken Bornstein .... associate editor
Michael J. Duthie .... supervising editor
Mark Helfrich .... additional editor
Ellen Keneshea .... assistant editor
Omneya 'Nini' Mazen .... assistant post-production
Efraim Reuveni .... assistant editor
Justine Vacco .... apprentice picture editor
 
Music Department
Arthur Kempel .... orchestrator
 
Other crew
Dennis Bertolli .... production assistant
Christopher Daly .... production assistant
Ann Job .... script supervisor
Mikio Sankey .... weapons: ninja
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Ninja 3: The Domination" - Europe (English title) (video title)
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Runtime:
92 min
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Color (Metrocolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
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Certification:
Australia:R | Canada:AA (Ontario) | Canada:18+ (Quebec) | Finland:K-18 (2006) (uncut) (TV rating) (self applied) | Finland:K-18 (1986) (heavily cut) | Finland:(Banned) (1986) (original rating) | France:12 | Iceland:16 | Norway:18 (video premiere) | UK:18 | USA:R | West Germany:18 (nf)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Ninjutsu is "the art of invisibility". The martial art is also known as Ninpo and Ninjitsu-Ryu.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: In the helicopter, the Black Ninja kicks the pilot unconscious, but leaves him in the helicopter. The cop behind him says, "Hold on, I'll go and get him." In the next shot, the pilot has disappeared.See more »
Quotes:
Black Ninja:You fool! You can not stop me! I am the ninja! No one, nothing can stop me!See more »
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Soundtrack:
ObsessionSee more »

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8 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
Greatest Ninja film ever, 8 September 2004
Author: steve-kirsty77 from Leeds, England

This film is the greatest ninja film ever made in my opinion and if you haven't seen it then its worth watching. I would rate this film a 10/10 if you want to see more then check out http://uk.geocities.com/ninja3thedomination The opening sequence where the evil ninja is killing everyone in his way is excellent his character is the best. He then has to possesses ayoung woman who finds him dying. She then has to take revenge on the cops that killed him which means there's more killing and action. But only a ninja can destroy a ninja so she and her boyfriend who is also one of her targets enlist the help of Yamad(Sho Kosugi) to release the evil ninjas spirit and destroy him.

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