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Firewalker (1986)

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A pair of adventurers try to track down an ancient Aztec/Mayan/Egyptian/Apache hoard of gold.

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Leo Porter
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Patricia Goodwin
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Tall Eagle
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El Coyote
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Corky Taylor
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Boggs
Richard Lee-Sung ...
Chinese Man / The General
Zaide Silvia Gutiérrez ...
Indian Girl
Álvaro Carcaño ...
Willie
John Hazelwood ...
Tubbs
José Escandón ...
Co-Pilot
Mario Arévalo ...
Guerilla Leader
Juan Jaramillo ...
Tough Guerilla
Miguel Ángel Fuentes ...
Big Man (as Miguel Fuentes)
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Storyline

Max Donigan sets off on a treasure hunt with his friend Leo and newly-acquired partner Patricia, who provided the treasure map. Along the way they encounter a few bar fights, evil "coyotes", and other obstacles they are able to overcome with ease. When they find the temple with the treasure, they also find the Firewalker, who wants to retain the power of his ancestors and put an end to the trio's treasure hunt. In the end, Max and his two friends persevere and return home wealthy. Written by Darryl Schneider <fish2@datanet.ab.ca>

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A pair of down-and-out fortune hunters cash in on high adventure!


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21 November 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Tűzjáró  »

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$11,834,302 (USA)
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This is Aaron Norris' (Chuck Norris' brother) last film as a stunt coordinator. He began his career as a director with his next film, his brother's Braddock: Missing in Action III (1988). See more »

Goofs

In the scene where Max frees himself, and Leo from being tied down under the sun, somehow Leo's right foot becomes untied with out Max cutting it. See more »

Quotes

Patricia: What scares you, Max?
Max: Suits, alarm clocks, apartment buildings.
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An enjoyable adventure
17 September 1999 | by (Columbus, Ohio) – See all my reviews

The special effects for this one are (what can I say?) missing, but the story-line is interesting, and the cast obviously had fun making this film.

The problem most viewers would have with this is that it's not a karate flick (sorry). No, this one is an adventure comedy. As for not being Abbott and Costello, nobody but the incomparable Bud Abbott and Lou Costello could be. What we have here are reluctant, but trusting, partners. This story revolves around a long-lost mythical treasure (Romancing the Stone?), guarded by a demigod with supernatural powers (Jewel of the Nile?).

Take the kids and have a good time.


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