A kickboxing champion is forced to fight cyborgs in a tournament when the company kidnaps his fiancee.

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Chance O'Brien (as Keith H. Cooke)
Tina Cote ...
Jo (as Tina Coté)
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Tsui Tung
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Xao
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Selena Khoo ...
Liu (as Selena Mangh)
Tony Mabesa ...
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Raul Lono
Jahi J.J. Zuri ...
Tal Aziz
Kelly Montgomery ...
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Mary Courtney ...
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A kickboxer declines an invitation to participate in a kickboxing championship where a company plans to plant cyborg-enhanced fighters. When he declines, the company kidnaps his fiancée forcing his participation. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Rated R for martial arts violence and some sexuality and language | See all certifications »
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Pretty terrible
9 October 2005 | by See all my reviews

I have often found myself defending Albert Pyun for some of his films that few other people like (like "Nemesis"), but "Heatseeker", a pretentious mix of pseudo-sci-fi and martial arts action, really is one of his worst films. Keith Cooke (whom I first spotted in "China O'Brien 2", where he stole the show from Cynthia Rothrock and Richard Norton), is an impressive kicker; Gary Daniels is an excellent opponent; and the cast is obviously full of real fighters. If Pyun had cut out all the crap about cyber enhancement and rival bio-engineering companies, we would probably have about 30 minutes of straight fighting. In other words, the movie is watchable, but only if you know how to use your fast-forward button. (*)


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