4.8/10
1,583
21 user 10 critic

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

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

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (screenplay)
Reviews

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

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

Director: Robert Radler
Stars: Eric Roberts, Phillip Rhee, Chris Penn
Action | Adventure | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

A group of Russian mobsters have stolen a huge supply of paper for printing U.S. currency, and are now flooding the market with conterfeit bills. When one of the mobsters decides to give ... See full summary »

Director: Phillip Rhee
Stars: Phillip Rhee, Ernie Hudson, Tobin Bell
Action | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A team from the United States is going to compete against Korea in a Tae Kwon Do tournament. The team consists of fighters from all over the country--can they overcome their rivalry and work together to win?

Director: Robert Radler
Stars: Eric Roberts, James Earl Jones, Sally Kirkland
Action | Crime | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A cop goes undercover in Thailand to avenge his brother's death in this martial arts film.

Director: Lucas Lowe
Stars: Loren Avedon, Richard Jaeckel, Don Stroud
Martial Law (Video 1990)
Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

An undercover cop teams up with a martial-arts expert to stop a gang of drug smugglers and car thieves.

Director: Steve Cohen
Stars: Chad McQueen, Cynthia Rothrock, David Carradine
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

This movie tells the story of a man who goes undercover in a hi-tech prison to find out information to help prosecute those who killed his wife. While there he stumbles onto a plot involving a death-row inmate and his $200 million stash of gold.

Director: Don Michael Paul
Stars: Morris Chestnut, Steven Seagal, Matt Battaglia
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

The evil criminal leader Kendrick has kidnapped an elderly biochemist who holds the secret to creating a biological superweapon. The only person who can possibly stop Kendrick and his gang ... See full summary »

Directors: Doo-yong Lee, Scott Thomas
Stars: Sam J. Jones, Linda Blair, Jun Chong
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Nick and Ruben are hoodwinked into a "shootfighter" (no-holds-barred, to the death) martial arts match by the evil Mr. Lee, who has a grudge against world shootfighter champ(and teacher of ... See full summary »

Director: Patrick Alan
Stars: Bolo Yeung, Maryam d'Abo, William Zabka
Hunt to Kill (2010)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Steve Austin stars as U.S. Border Patrol agent Jim Rhodes, a tough divorce mourning the loss of his murdered partner while struggling to raise his rebellious daughter in the mountains of ... See full summary »

Director: Keoni Waxman
Stars: Eric Roberts, Steve Austin, Gary Daniels
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Sheriff Jack Banning
...
Margo Preston
...
Donnie Hansen
Peter Simmons ...
Owen Tucker
...
Karen Banning (as Cristina Anzu Lawson)
...
Georgia (as Dee Wallace-Stone)
...
Tiny
Justin Brentley ...
Luther Phelps Jr.
Andra R. Ward ...
Rev. Luther Phelps Sr.
Barbara Boyd ...
Isabel Jackson
...
Justin Banning
...
Bo (as Cole McKay)
Steve Hulin ...
Tre
Jack C. Thomas ...
Mr. Morgan
Edit

Storyline

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

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for shootings and martial arts violence | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

17 May 1995 (Philippines)  »

Also Known As:

No Turning Back  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Eric Roberts was offered a chance to reprise his role as Alex Grady but decided to appear in The Nature of the Beast (1995) instead. Roberts felt that appearing in the film would undermine Tommy Lee's story. See more »

Goofs

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 »

Quotes

Tommy Lee: Still playing by the rules sheriff?
See more »

Connections

Followed by Best of the Best 4: Without Warning (1998) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

A bit too clichéd and predictable to be enjoyable.
11 August 1999 | by (West Vancouver, B.C.) – See all my reviews

Looking for a martial arts movie with realistic villains? A made-for-TV-movie with a 'theatrical' budget? An ethnic hero whipping some redneck racist butt? Well, you'll find it here, albeit with sub-par results.

While the actual fighting in the film is all right (though I've seen better), some of the dialogue and characterizations need re-editing. The acting ranges from passable to 'William Shatner' (especially from the Klan leader - the guy with the goatee). The plot for BOTB3 is shaky - you can easily predict what the racists are going to do next and what the hero is going to do about it. The climax can be described as similar to the average horror/chop-sockey movie: not quite believeable (how can one guy take on 50 (or so) villains - with guns no less?) and devoid of thrills. Oh yeah, that Owen kid (the troubled teen who joins the racist gang) is heavily involved in the climax, and EVERYONE who watches this movie will be able to guess what he does at the end, even if they turn it off half-way.

This film is kind of like an episode of 'Walker, Texas Ranger' - tame, predictable, and really not worth bothering with, since there are so many better choices available in your video store.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?