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Best of the Best 3: No Turning Back (1995)

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A martial arts instructor comes to the defense of a schoolteacher who has taken a stand against a local white supremacist organization.

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Georgia (as Dee Wallace-Stone)
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Luther Phelps Jr.
Andra R. Ward ...
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Barbara Boyd ...
Isabel Jackson
Kitao Sakurai ...
Justin Banning
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Bo (as Cole McKay)
Steve Hulin ...
Tre
Jack C. Thomas ...
Mr. Morgan
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A martial arts instructor comes to the defense of a schoolteacher who has taken a stand against a local white supremacist organization.

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Barry Gray originally wrote the script as its own original action picture entitled "No Turning Back," whose lead was a black marine returning home from the Persian Gulf. But when Phillip Rhee got a hold of the script, he liked it so much that not only did he produce it, he wanted it to become a new entry in the Best of the Best (1989) series. So he asked Deborah Scott to rewrite it with Tommy Lee as the main character. See more »

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According to Best of the Best and _Best of the Best II (1993)_, Tommy only had a brother. Tommy's brother was killed during a match when Tommy was only a boy, making Tommy an only child, but in this film he suddenly has a sister. See more »

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Overworked plot, but good lesson.
9 August 1999 | by (Michigan, USA) – See all my reviews

This was a movie that had an overused plot. The martial arts expert who comes in and single handedly saves a town. If the movie were to be rated just by the plot, I would give it a 1, but I do believe that a movie is more than just the surface appearance. This movie also had a strong anti-racism message behind it. It showed the affects of racism and the sheer hate and terror that go with it. Watching it is enough to make you want to do something about the problem of racism yourself. So on moral grounds, I would give this movie a 10. However, the plot was inconsistent at times, the acting was cheesy, and this type of movie has been made so many times that you get tired of just hearing about it. Overall, I can only give this movie a 4.


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