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Lion Strike (1994)

R  |   |  Action  |  28 February 1995 (USA)
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Dr. Johnny Wu becomes involved in a global Mafia arms cartel when they kidnap his son Bobby. The cartel, made-up of underworld leaders from around the world, become aware that he stumbled ... See full summary »

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Dr. Johnny Wu
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Marcus Aurelius ...
Fingers
Timothy D. Baker ...
Sparring Partner
Natalie Barish ...
Marla
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Carlo
Cash Scot Casey ...
Cowboy
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Vito
Ancel Cook ...
Bronk
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Louie
John Del Regno ...
Vinny
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Lopez (as Michael Delano)
Donnie Hair ...
Stan
Morgan Hunter ...
Vladimir Kruskev
Jim Kline ...
Watkins
Kevin LaRosa ...
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Dr. Johnny Wu becomes involved in a global Mafia arms cartel when they kidnap his son Bobby. The cartel, made-up of underworld leaders from around the world, become aware that he stumbled onto valuable information on a computer disk he possesses. Louie and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Kruskev use every bit of their cunning to trap Johnny and retrieve the disk. Written by Richard Jones <rjo339@swbell.net>

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The newest breed of evil is about to be challenged... by the oldest breed of hero

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Ring of Fire III: Lion Strike  »

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OK after a shaky start
26 February 2009 | by See all my reviews

"Lion Strike" aka "Ring of Fire III" begins with a friendly sparring match between Don "The Dragon" Wilson and another guy on the roof of his hospital ("what kind of doctor are you?"), which is interrupted by the escape attempt of an elderly mobster patient via helicopter. Wilson manages to stop the attempt and kill all the bad guys, but his friend also gets severely shot. Then this entire sequence is completely forgotten and never referenced again. I've rarely seen a more random and incoherent way to open a movie. If you get past the first 10 minutes, this is a fairly OK low-budget actioner. Wilson is in pretty good form, Bobbie Phillips (is it just me or does she look a bit like Angelina Jolie?) makes a charming and compatible sidekick for him (but gets only one real chance to show her moves), there are some spectacular stunts and some pretty woodsy/snowy locations. A film you can take or leave. ** out of 4.


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