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Ninja Academy (1989)

"Police Academy" styled film offers its laughs at the expense of students of the obvious school for ninjas.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Will Egan ...
Josh
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Chiba
Kelly Randall ...
Gayle
Michael David ...
Philip
Jeff Robinson ...
The Mime
Kathleen Stevens ...
Suzy
Lisa Montgomery ...
Lynn
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George
Seth Foster ...
Adleman
Jack Freiberger ...
Claude
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Gonzales
Al Lampkin ...
Mr. Keegan
Michael Morano ...
Taxi Driver (as Michael Moreno)
Deena Driskill ...
Phillip's Girl
Orly Benyar ...
Phillip's Girl
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"Police Academy" styled film offers its laughs at the expense of students of the obvious school for ninjas.

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From all over Southern California, they came...to become Ninjas? See more »

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20 June 1991 (Portugal)  »

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Academia de Ninjas  »

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During filming, on Mastorakis' first day on the set as director, snow suddenly started falling after he called "Action" and while several of the actors were still in summer clothing, Mastorakis had to wear heated boots and socks to stay warm. See more »

Quotes

Addleman: If you think this is over, you are crazy. I'm tired of this grasshopper-shit anyway.
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Sound Supervisor...D. Eaf See more »

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References The Gumby Show (1956) See more »

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Hokey Pokey
Composed, Produced and Performed by Tom Marolda
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You, little grasshopper, are the wise one!
22 May 2006 | by ((Near) D/FW Airport, Texas, USA) – See all my reviews

This is such a funny film! I like how this film is full of, as many people refer to it, "camp." (BTW, what the heck does that mean, anyway?) Think of this movie as a spoof to all the awful dubbed Asian martial arts films. Instead of boring stuff, we get fun and funny stuff. Also think of this movie as "Airplane" or "Spaceballs," Orient style! (That's what I would call it) I'm sure if one really liked this film so much, might I recommend to you other movies such as Chris Farley's "Beverly Hills Ninja," or better yet, Hulk (American Tor Johnson) Hogan's "3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain" for good laughter at ninja comedy? Yes, I definitely would! Take that, Mr. Carradine!


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