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3 Ninjas Kick Back (1994)

PG | | Family, Comedy, Action | 6 May 1994 (USA)
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During a championship baseball match, the three brothers hear that their grandfather in Japan is in trouble, and head out to help him, conceding the match. When they arrive in Japan, they ... See full summary »

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Michael 'Tum Tum' Douglas (as Evan Bonifant)
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Miyo
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Vinnie
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Keith
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During a championship baseball match, the three brothers hear that their grandfather in Japan is in trouble, and head out to help him, conceding the match. When they arrive in Japan, they must use all their powers to defend him against his ancient enemy, who has returned to exact revenge. Written by Cynan Rees <cynanrees@hotmail.com>

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Colt, Rocky and Tum Tum are back for bigger kicks in an all new adventure

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Family | Comedy | Action

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for martial arts action and some mild language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

6 May 1994 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

3 ninjas contraatacan  »

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Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$11,784,000 (USA)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

A number of high-level defectors from the Democratic People's Republic of North Korea have stated that 3 Ninjas Kick Back was a childhood favorite of Kim Jong Un, now Supreme Chancellor of the DPRK. He was apparently so taken with the film that his father, Kim Jong Il, reportedly commissioned a remake with Korean actors. See more »

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In the first film, Colt is shown as being able to throw stars with strong accuracy. He is even able to throw CD's at Marcus and Hammer. Yet, in this film, Miyo has to train him to throw stars because he can not do it. See more »

Quotes

Umpire: [Angry and spits after witnessing a fight break out during the baseball match] This is the most disgraceful display i have ever seen in baseball history. Your supposed to be learning how to be cisterns and sport mans NOT Hooligans. I am suspending this game for one week to give you a chance to cool down. The game starts over next Sunday, that is if by then and if you decide to GROW UP.
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Connections

References The New 3 Stooges (1965) See more »

Soundtracks

Nan Alhayo (I Know)
Written by Seo Taiji
Performed by Seo Taiji and Boys
Courtesy of Bando Records
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As A child I loved this movie!
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Watching the movie now, yes I could see why it would get horrible scores. but as a 7 year old boy this movie was one of my all time favorites. Me and my brother would watch it all the time. We truly loved it. But that was when I was a simpler person. Back then I would have given it a 10, and now I would have given it probably a 4 or so. But for nostalgic purposes I will put it at a 7. I would easily go back and watch this movie just to relive my good ol' childhood days. It was all cheesily done, but the bad guys had a nice comical touch to it. And I remember enjoying the voice over for the grandpa that the kids made... Oh... those were the days...


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