Lt. Vance Calhoun takes on a dangerous rescue mission of American P.O.W.s in the treacherous Darloc Valley in Vietnam. His only chance to escape is with the help of five young, fearless ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

(screenplay)
Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Nam's Angels (1970)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Hell's Angels vs. the Viet Cong!

Director: Jack Starrett
Stars: William Smith, Bernie Hamilton, Adam Roarke
Fast Gun (1988)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

CIA Colonel Harper's men are robbing military armories in order to supply South American rebels. They hide near Granite Lake, a small town policed by sheriff Jack Steiger. When colonel's men let loose on the town, Jack must stop them.

Director: Cirio H. Santiago
Stars: Rick Hill, Kaz Garas, Robert Dryer
Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

In a bleak, postnuclear future world, warring factions struggle to claim the Equalizer 2000, the one weapon powerful enough to guarantee survival.

Director: Cirio H. Santiago
Stars: Richard Norton, Corinne Wahl, Robert Patrick
Adventure | Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

2025 A.D. A lone adventurer searches the post-nuclear wasteland for the most devastating, godless artifact in history. When he touches it, he is transported back in time to 1989 Los Angeles... See full summary »

Director: Cirio H. Santiago
Stars: Robert Patrick, Linda Carol, Ed Crick
Angelfist (1993)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

An assassination in the Philippines is caught on film by kickboxer Christy, which leads to her death at the hands of radicals intent on disrupting peace talks. Her sister Kat, a Los Angeles... See full summary »

Director: Cirio H. Santiago
Stars: Archie Adamos, Catya Sassoon, Ronald Asinas
Battle Gear (1991)
Action | Adventure | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Sergeant Thomas Duncan takes his men behind enemy lines to recover a secret government fighter copter and its pilot, a secret weapon all his own. But once stationed in the dense jungle ... See full summary »

Director: Cirio H. Santiago
Stars: Joe Mari Avellana, Don Barnes, David Carradine
Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

The Future is now. There are no rules and no place to hide from the deadly Highway Warriors who ravage the roads in machines of destruction.

Director: Cirio H. Santiago
Stars: Gary Watkins, Laura Banks, Lynda Wiesmeier
Firehawk (Video 1993)
Action | Adventure | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

During a daring mission in Vietnam, a helicoptor squadron is downed. While the soldiers try to escape capture by the Viet Cong, clues that the copter was sabotaged lead to brutal infighting... See full summary »

Director: Cirio H. Santiago
Stars: Ronald Asinas, Terrence 'T.C.' Carson, Raffy Curtis
Firecracker (1981)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Femme fatale martial arts expert teaches the mafia a lesson.

Director: Cirio H. Santiago
Stars: Jillian Kesner, Darby Hinton, Rey Malonzo
Action | Adventure | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

Captain Baronski, assigned a squad of misfit soldiers, trains them into a fighting powerhouse "The Expendables." Breaking every rule, they must risk their lives crossing into Cambodia to ... See full summary »

Director: Cirio H. Santiago
Stars: Anthony Finetti, Peter Nelson, Loren Haynes
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Detective DaVonzo and his young partner Elliott are putting together a murder mystery with the help of a jigsaw puzzle but will all the pieces be together in time to save DaVonzo's daughter?

Director: Jag Mundhra
Stars: Chad Everett, Michelle Johnson, Michael Sabatino
Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

Bloodthirsty factions rule the barren earth. It's the 21st Century and a biological disaster has ruined the planet. Here, in a world where gunpowder is more valuable than gold, a few ... See full summary »

Director: Cirio H. Santiago
Stars: Richard Norton, William Steis, Henry Strzalkowski
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Calhoun
...
Chard
Kevin Duffis ...
Hickman
Rick Dean ...
Larger
Mark Venturini ...
Bonelli
Jeff Griffith ...
Carmody
Romy Diaz ...
Turko
Ken Metcalfe ...
Gen. Donipha
Archie Adamos ...
Trinh
Eric Hahn ...
Morey
Tonichi Fructuoso ...
Sherayko
Frederick Bailey ...
Bartender
Lea Navarro ...
Mai
Ruben Ramos
Geronimo Holandez
Edit

Storyline

Lt. Vance Calhoun takes on a dangerous rescue mission of American P.O.W.s in the treacherous Darloc Valley in Vietnam. His only chance to escape is with the help of five young, fearless soldiers on motorcycles. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Action | Adventure | War

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

7 July 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Angeli della vendetta  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

According to Beverly Gray's book "Roger Corman: An Unauthorized Life", the Hell's Angels insignia worn by the characters in the film was an exact replica of the trademarked one used by the real Angels. As a result, Roger Corman (whose company released the movie in the U.S.) was forced to pay the group unspecified damages for copyright infringement and tarnishing the Angels' "stellar reputation". See more »

Connections

Edited into Beyond the Call of Duty (1992) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Rambo on a Hog!
3 March 2005 | by (Ottawa, Canada) – See all my reviews

I can't make up my mind - this is either the best biker film I've ever seen or the best Vietnam War movie I've ever seen. It is certainly the most extreme of both genres ever committed to celluloid. Nam Angels is about a soldier who visits a brothel in Vietnam (during the war) and recruits members of the Hell's Angels biker gang into his army. Their mission: to steal ten million dollars of Vietnamese gold, and free two American P.O.W.'s. Why is hell is the Hell Angels in Vietnam? – who cares?! Vernon Wells (star of The Road Warrior and Commando) plays a Colonel Walter E. Kurtz kind of character who has captured the American P.O.W.'s. This is a fast paced and fun war movie that comes highly recommended.


9 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
I worked in this movie proeri
Discuss Nam Angels (1989) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?