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Best of the Best II (1993)

The Colosseum is the fighting arena owned by the champion Bracus. Now after the death of their friend, Rhee and Roberts want revenge.

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Travis Brickley (as Christopher Penn)
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Sue MacCauley
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Yung June
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In an underground fight club, blackbelt Travis Brickley is killed after losing to the evil martial arts master Brakus. Travis' death is witnessed by Walter Grady, the son of his best friend Alex Grady. Alex and his partner, Tommy Lee, vow to avenge their friend's death by defeating Brakus and shutting down the fight club. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Rated R for strong martial arts violence | See all certifications »

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5 March 1993 (USA)  »

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$6,607,218 (USA)
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Trivia

The man who was stabbed with the pencil (Kane Hodder) was also the same man famous for playing Jason Voorhees in four Friday the 13th films (7, 8, 9, and 10) See more »

Goofs

In the arena, Tommy Lee does a cartwheel kick against the Russian fighter with his front side to the camera. In the next shot the kick is still in motion, but with his back side to the camera. See more »

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Brakus: You seem to have a very big mouth!
Travis Brickley: And a big everything else!
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Followed by Best of the Best 4: Without Warning (1998) See more »

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JE N'AIME QUE TOI
Performed by Angel Ice
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One of the better entries in the series!
29 March 2005 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Arguably anyways, This time TOMMY & ALEX must train under the guidance of Tommy's Uncle in order to put a stop to a muscular brute called BRACKUS who along with his manager, hold illegal fights in an arena that caters to the wealthy, when their friend TRAVIS is brutally beaten & killed in a match against Brackus, Alex & Tommy confront Brackus & his Manager & in turn come under attack by Brackus's evil Hench men who want them dead. When Tommy is captured, he must defeat three warriors in order to face Brackus in a brutal match, in which one man only can walk out alive. I really like BEST OF THE BEST 2, I thought it was one of the best in the series, I mean sure, it's not really original in terms of story, but the fun battle scenes, great actors & great characters (Not to mention the awesome soundtrack) make this a fun film for action fans & fans of the original. Followed by another sequel, BEST OF THE BEST 3: NO TURNING BACK

***1/2 (stars)


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