Barry is an asthmatic kid having trouble in life. He lives with his father, a computer programmer, in Texas. Barry is struggling to get by in life, dealing with his rough school life, bullies, as well as his health. Barry's only source of enjoyment is fantasizing that he is with Chuck Norris. Barry becomes sick of getting picked on by the bigger guys, and decides to learn karate, in hopes of one day meeting the great Chuck Norris. Written by
A dreamer and a champion. An unbeatable team...Until his hero stepped out of his fantasies to fight at his side.
Did You Know?
who wrote the music for the film, also scored Chuck Norris
hit film, The Delta Force
(1986). The music for that film was primarily done on a Synclavier synthesizer which is what Silvestri also used for this film as well. See more
When Norris and Barry walk into the bar in the western fantasy you can see the two glasses of milk that they order on the bar before they order. They disappear in the next shot and then reappear as the bartender hands them the milk from under the bar. See more
[a still somewhat asthmatic Barry is determined to join in the push-ups in gym class
Gabrewski, if you die I'm going to shoot myself and come on after you!
Spoofs Missing in Action
In the Hall of the Mountain King
Music by Edvard Grieg
Heard during one of the daydreams. See more