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The Power Within (1995)

PG-13 | | Action | Video 24 October 1995
Stan Dryer, a teen afraid to even ask a girl to the prom, finds courage and extreme martial arts skill when he is given a ring by an old man he tried to save from a group of attackers. The ... See full summary »

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Ted Jan Roberts ...
Stan Dryer
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Clyda Dryer
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Eric Graves
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Lt. Cabrell
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Raymond Vonn
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Yung
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Sandy Applegate
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Mrs. Applegate
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Mosh
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Dr. Richman
Karen Kim ...
Hin-See
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Deriva
Jacob Parker ...
Deke Dryer
Marc Riffon ...
Rocky
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Leon
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Stan Dryer, a teen afraid to even ask a girl to the prom, finds courage and extreme martial arts skill when he is given a ring by an old man he tried to save from a group of attackers. The ring is a mate to a ring stolen by a double-dealing art thief who had been hired to steal it by a criminal mastermind who wanted it for its mystical powers. Written by Jim Brawn <jim_brawn@amuc.mtroyal.ab.ca>

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The spirit of one. The strength of many. See more »

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Rated PG-13 for martial arts violence | See all certifications »

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Power Man  »

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When Stan, played by Ted Jan Roberts, returns from the beach, Deke and their mother are watching _Magic Kid (1993) (V)_, which Ted Jan Roberts also appeared in. See more »

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Dedicated to "HE WHO DESTINES ALL THINGS" See more »

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References A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) See more »

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Written by Vicky Levy and Jim Halfpenny
Sung by Vicky Levy
Strong Domino Music BMI
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A story about finding the Power within yourself.
29 May 2001 | by (Los Angeles, California USA) – See all my reviews

This film shows what you can do with little money and lots of imagination. The story is simple and well told. The action is not high tech or computer animation driven. It is exciting never-the- less. The martial arts choreography is very strong without being too campy or gimmicky. TJ Roberts is the real McCoy in his martial arts. I think the title says it all. It's a fun adventure into discovering your true potential.


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