An ex-naval intelligence officer is forced to assassinate a CEO when his daughter is kidnapped by the Yakuza.

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Allen Griffin
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Lt. Kada Wilson
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The Specialist
Jonathan Lutz ...
Det. Bill Emory
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Hidako Minushoto (as George Kee)
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Takura (as Tzi-Chun Yuan)
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Emily Griffin
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Oska Yushiro
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Adachi
Harrison Young ...
Sam Brown
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Capt. Larson
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Yasuke Todo ...
Sakoto
Hilary Gates ...
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Beverly Black
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An ex-navy SEAL-turned boat pilot charters unsuspectingly for a Mexican drug lord and his seductive wife. Meanwhile he is also involved in another love triangle with a US customs agent and his girlfriend, as well as being shaken down and forced to turn against the drug lord by DEA agent Stanovsky. Written by Sean Kilby <gestalt@ix.netcom.com>

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14 February 1997 (USA)  »

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A Hora da Vingança  »

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The man playing the tattoo artist is "Slik Rik" Milligan, who at the time was working at Studio City Tattoo in California. He was originally hired only to paint on the yakuza tattoos for the movie, but when a scene called for a tattoo artist he stepped in front of the camera. "Slik Rik" now resides in Hawaii and owns and runs North Shore Tattoo in Oahu. See more »


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GIVE IT TO ME GOOD
Music & Lyrics by Stephen Edwards (as Steve Edwards)
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Great movie for action fans.
16 February 2000 | by See all my reviews

True Vengeance delivers lots of hardcore action for all you martial arts fans, but the plot had some room for improvement. Being the action buff that I am; I loved this movie. David Bernhardt is going to be the next "Van Damme". If you liked the way he handled himself in True Vengeance then you definitely need to check him out in Bloodsport 2 & 3. This movie is definitely action packed.


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