Hard Target (1993) Poster



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Followed by 

Hard Target 2 (2016) (Video)

Remake of 

The Most Dangerous Game (1932)
This film was inspired by "The Most Dangerous Game," as both films share the same basic plot (men being hunted by other men for sport).


Opera (1987)
In both films, a character is shot through the head while looking through a peephole
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
Several characters walk out from fire exactly like the T-1000
Hot Shots! (1991)
Surfing on a motorcycle
Reservoir Dogs (1992)
The scene where Van Cleaf cuts Randal's ear off with the scissors eerily echoes Mr. Blonde's slicing the ear off the cop in Reservoir Dogs.
Hard Boiled (1992)
The single-shot pistol that Phillip Chung-Fung Kwok (Mad Dog) uses is a Thompson Center Contender, featuring interchangeable barrels of different calibers. It was later used in Hard Target (1993).
Mortal Kombat (1992) (Video Game)
Finsh Him

Referenced in 

Little Criminals (1995) (TV Movie)
Fist of Fury (1995) (TV Series)
Dogma (1999)
Bad Eggs (2003)
The Burly Man Chronicles (2004) (Video)
mentioned once in extended version
JCVD (2008)
In JCVD, Hard Target comes up in conversation.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Mission Impossible II (2010) (TV Episode)
another action film from John Woo
The Hunt for the House on Cuckoo Lane (2011) (Short)
Laserdisc is shown.
This Changed Earth (2011) (Video)
Laserdisc shown
Killing Heat (2012)
The line: "Wakey, wakey. you fat fuck!"
Diablo III: Reaper of Souls (2014) (Video Game)
A rune effect in Mantra of Evasion for the Monk class is titled "Hard Target"

Featured in 

Cinema of Vengeance (1994)
Making-of footage filmed during its production is shown.
David Walliams' Awfully Good: Awfully Good Movies (2011) (TV Episode)
Man vs Beast scenes

Spoofed in 

When Brendan Met Trudy (2000)
mentioned that a director's first American movie is "Remedial Action" which stars Oskar Von Hamme

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