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Blind Fury (1989)

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A blind Vietnam vet, trained as a swordfighter, comes to America and helps to rescue the son of a fellow soldier.

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Frank Devereaux (as Terrance O'Quinn)
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Tector Pike
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Slag
Charles Cooper ...
Cobb
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Lynn Devereaux
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The Assassin (as Sho Kosugi)
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Gang Leader
Julia González ...
Latin Girl (as Julia Gonzales)
Woody Watson ...
Crooked Miami Cop #1
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Crooked Miami Cop #2
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Storyline

Nick Parker was a Vietnam vet who got blinded during the war. He would be found by one of the local tribes. They would teach how to handle a sword. He would eventually become quite good with it. He would then return to the States and would visit an old Army buddy. When he gets there, he discovers that he and his wife are divorced. What they don't know is that he (his friend) was playing in a crooked casino in Vegas, and accumulated a large debt. The owner's willing to forget his debt, if he does something for him. His friend is a chemist and they want him to make some designer drugs, and in order to make sure he does it they try and kidnap his son. But lucky Nick is there, Nick saves his son but not his wife. He and the boy begin a road trip for Vegas to save his father, with the owner's people in pursuit. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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He's lucky he can't see what he's up against. See more »

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Action | Crime | Thriller

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Release Date:

16 March 1990 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Blind Fury  »

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Box Office

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$2,692,037 (USA)
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Trivia

Based on the Zatoichi film/TV series from Japan. See more »

Goofs

During a fight scene at MacCready's house, Nick loses his sword, which ends up at the bottom of a pool. In the next shot, Sho Kosugi's sword is visible on the deck; some confused it with Nick's. See more »

Quotes

Lyle Pike: Shit!
Tector Pike: Fuck!
Lyle PikeTector Pike: Shit-fuck!
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Crazy Credits

As the credits roll, we see Nick Parker continuing his stroll along the highway until he is lost from view See more »

Connections

Remake of Zatoichi Challenged (1967) See more »

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That butter knife ain't gonna stop no bullet!
28 June 2004 | by (Austin, Tx) – See all my reviews

Wow, I love this movie!

I have to watch it every time it comes on.

Rutger Hauer kicks some major butt as a blind vietnam vet who comes back to society after spending some time with natives who teach him how to fight.

Noble Willingham is a good evil character, who happens to be in one of my favorite films "Corn Dog Man."

Ok, the acting isn't the greatest from the supporting cast, but who cares?

10/10


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