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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
John Barrett ...
BJ Quinn
Keith Vitali ...
Chad Hunter
Terry Norton ...
Carol
Brad Morris ...
Jacques Denard
Ted Le Plat ...
Willard
Mike Huff ...
Robert Bentley (as Michael Huff)
Len Sparrowhawk ...
Bob Wiser
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Howard
Evan J. Klisser ...
Jason
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Ken Holligan
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Larry Martin ...
Judge Rivers
Gary Chalmers ...
Attorney
Frank Notaro ...
Doctor
Tootsie Lombard ...
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Kickboxing champion B.J. is jailed for an accidental murder thanks to the testimony of his arch-nemesis Denard. A year later, B.J. is released and then challenged by Denard for $100,000. Will B.J. accept and get even with Denard? Written by Albert Valentin

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Rated R for language and kickboxing violence | See all certifications »
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1 March 1991 (South Africa)  »

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American Kickboxer 1  »

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Keith Vitali was hired as an actor, but became one of the fight choreographers when the executive producers expressed dissatisfaction with the fight content and asked Vitali to enliven it. See more »

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References First Blood (1982) See more »

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I Don't Want To See You
Performed by Neill Solomon
Courtesy of 3rd Ear Music
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Where are the guys from "Mystery Science Theater 3000" when you need them?
15 March 2003 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

"American Kickboxer" is supposed to be set in the good old US of A, but something sounded wrong with it when I saw this... let's be honest... torture back in the early 1990s, and indeed it was actually shot in the good old R of SA - that's Republic of South Africa. Which explains why the American accents are indescribably awful, but is still no excuse for the fighting (which is what you're watching movies like this for) being hopeless, and the movie itself being a stain on my memory all round for years. Oh forget it, just DO NOT SEE THIS MOVIE...


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