MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 3,050 this week

One Tough Bastard (1996)

 -  Action | Thriller  -  26 July 1996 (Italy)
5.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.3/10 from 667 users  
Reviews: 16 user | 6 critic

When a man's wife and family are murdered, he plots revenge only to find out that the killer is under Federal protection and he must exact his own form of justice.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

with Prime Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

Fall TV Premiere Week

Many of your favorite shows are coming back, along with plenty of series premieres. Here's a list of the shows premiering between Sunday, September 21 and Friday, September 26.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 33 titles
created 26 Oct 2011
 
a list of 173 titles
created 07 Jan 2012
 
a list of 698 titles
created 22 Apr 2012
 
a list of 26 titles
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 35 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: One Tough Bastard (1996)

One Tough Bastard (1996) on IMDb 5.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of One Tough Bastard.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Virus I (1996)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  

A United States Presidential bodyguard risks everything to save the day when a truck chock full of biological weapons contrives to crash in a National Park.

Director: Allan A. Goldstein
Stars: Brian Bosworth, Leah Pinsent, David Fox
Midnight Heat (TV Movie 1996)
Action | Thriller | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

John Gray, a mild-mannered banker, gets hit by a car and loses most of his memory. When he gets out of the hospital, he has flashbacks which do not fit with his current life. After a ... See full summary »

Director: Allan A. Goldstein
Stars: Brian Bosworth, Brad Dourif, Claire Yarlett
Ultraviolet (2006)
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

A beautiful hemophage infected with a virus that gives her superhuman powers has to protect a boy in a futuristic world, who is thought to be carrying antigens that would destroy all hemophages.

Director: Kurt Wimmer
Stars: Milla Jovovich, Cameron Bright, Nick Chinlund
Mach 2 (2001)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  

A Presidential candidate running against the Vice-President plans a trip to the Balkans to negotiate the release of American servicemen being held hostage. Before he leaves, he receives a ... See full summary »

Director: Fred Olen Ray
Stars: Brian Bosworth, Shannon Whirry, Michael Dorn
Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

An ex-cop gets pulled back in an undercover mission for the FBI by his former partner. The mission is to catch drug runners, but it is also sting operation against dirty cops, some of whom ... See full summary »

Director: Philippe Mora
Stars: Brian Bosworth, Joe Torry, Dara Tomanovich
Stone Cold (1991)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Joe Huff is a tough, go-it-alone cop with a flair for infiltrating dangerous biker gangs. The FBI blackmail Joe into an undercover operation to convict some extremely violent bikers, who ... See full summary »

Director: Craig R. Baxley
Stars: Brian Bosworth, Lance Henriksen, William Forsythe
Phase IV (2002)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Journalism student Simon Tate thinks it's strange when four students at the university suddenly die in "unrelated" accidents. When his friend, Dr. Benjamin Roanic, becomes the prime suspect... See full summary »

Director: Bryan Goeres
Stars: Dean Cain, Brian Bosworth, Mimi Kuzyk
Equilibrium (2002)
Action | Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

In a Fascist future where all forms of feeling are illegal, a man in charge of enforcing the law rises to overthrow the system.

Director: Kurt Wimmer
Stars: Christian Bale, Sean Bean, Emily Watson
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

While the rest of the word is in total chaos, a traveling salesman with a dark past must fight demons, both his own and a murderous biker gang in his quest to get home.

Director: Gabriel Sabloff
Stars: David A.R. White, Brian Bosworth, Eric Roberts
The Wolves (1996)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

When Blackie Blacavov and his sister Barbara inherit 50,000 acres of Alaskan wilderness, he tries to live a more harmonious, natural existence on the land. But Barbara, without informing ... See full summary »

Director: Steve Carver
Stars: Darren Dalton, Raimund Harmstorf, Ben Cardinal
Lawless (TV Series 1997)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Stars: Brian Bosworth, Glenn Plummer, Janet Hubert
Relative Fear (1994)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Just why are people surrounding Adam Pratman dropping down dead? Is this five year old really a murderous sociopath?

Director: George Mihalka
Stars: Darlanne Fluegel, Martin Neufeld, James Brolin
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Sgt. John North
...
Agent Karl Savak
...
Marcus
DeJuan Guy ...
Mikey Adams
...
Dexter Kane (as Hammer)
...
Agent Ward
...
Agent Klark
Deborah Worthing ...
Darlene North
Rachel Duncan ...
Marianne North
...
Chocolate
...
Hank
...
Tattoist (as Robert La Sardo)
...
Agent Tam
Christopher M. Brown ...
Jake (as Christopher Brown)
...
Mustapha (as R.B. Bowens)
Edit

Storyline

Cool wacko cop, Karl Savak wants to steal and sell prototype military weapons. But, while he was stealing ammo, one of his comrades kills the family of John North. He is a military combat expert, who soon after starts his own investigation. But, it's not easy to take down one of most decorated FBI officers. Written by Harun Mehmedinovic <Pkojovic@concentric.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Action | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasive strong violence, strong language and some drug content | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

26 July 1996 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

One Man's Justice  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

In the cemetery scene Sgt. John North is wearing a field grade officers cap (embellishments on visor) instead of an enlisted type (plain black visor). See more »

Quotes

Karl Savak: Don't you know it's illegal to drive while dead?
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Hot Fuzz (2007) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Very Decent 90's Action Flick
25 March 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Found on NETFLIX-had so many of my fave 'character actors': Bruce Payne, (WARLOCK 3, CHARMED, SWITCH), Jeff Kober, (everyone's fave bad guy!), MC Hammer, Neal McDonough (Desperate Housewives, TIMELINE, BOOMTOWN,) Robert LaSardo (Nip/Tuck, General Hospital) among others, just had to watch! Stayed interested; well paced. Though I still can't understand how Brian Bosworth ever became a movie actor, this is one of his 'better' roles and very believable. Don't agree with the goof-looks like one side of the windows exploded, then the others, which would make sense. Not too much blood, though lots of guns and kicks. If you like these guys, well worth the 90+ minutes!


3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Perhaps the worst movie -- ever!! sefscooter
Wow nevadas25
Who finished this film? pcventures
No way Savak. Any former/current FBI staff care to comment? kelani
Karl Savak Facebook fan page sdawg44
Discuss One Tough Bastard (1996) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?