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Tekken: The Motion Picture (1998)
"Tekken" (original title)

Unrated  |  Video  |   |  Animation, Action  |  1999 (USA)
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A wealthy mogul organizes a world fighting tournament on an offshore Chinese island. His hated son in search for vengeance and a pair of cops investigating the real reason for holding the tournament, secretly join the fighters.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Jun Kazama (voice)
Kazuhiro Yamaji ...
Kazuya Mishima (voice)
Adam Dudley ...
Kazuya Mishima (voice)
Yumi Tôma ...
Jun Kazama (voice)
Gray G. Haddock ...
Lei Wulong (voice) (as Gary G. Haddock)
Akio Nakamura ...
Lei Wulong (voice)
Daisuke Gôri ...
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Lee Chaolan (voice)
Shin'ichirô Miki ...
Lee Chaolan (voice)
John Paul Shepard ...
Heihachi Mishima (voice) (as John Paul Shephard)
Ellie McBride ...
Minami Takayama ...
Claire Hamilton ...
Kaori Yamagata ...
Anna Williams (voice)
Lucy Faris ...
Young Jun (voice)
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A wealthy mogul organizes a world fighting tournament on an offshore Chinese island. His hated son in search for vengeance and a pair of cops investigating the real reason for holding the tournament, secretly join the fighters.

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Learn Strength, Witness Speed, Enter The Tournament!

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Animation | Action

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$15,000,000 (estimated)
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Tekken was released in Japan as an OAV with two half-hour episodes. ADV Films, the US licensee, combined the two episodes into a single one-hour movie, hence "The Motion Picture" subtitle. See more »

Quotes

Jun Kazama: I don't understand it. Why would someone as powerful as you throw your own son into the canyon? And why are you now flooding the world with weapons and planning its destruction? Why is the world your enemy and not your own hatred?
Heihachi Mishima: Hm. Then tell me what you consider justice.
Jun Kazama: Justice?
Heihachi Mishima: Rationale is a better word. Is the truth your rationale for living life like you do?
Jun Kazama: What do you mean?
Heihachi Mishima: Just this: words like "justice" and "truth" are empty concepts that have led societies through cancerous ...
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Featured in The Spoony Experiment: Tekken: The Motion Picture (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Straight To Hell
Written by The Urge
Performed by The Urge
Courtesy of Immortal/Epic Records
Neat Guy Publishing (ASCAP)
By Arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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I actually thought this would be good... big mistake.
29 March 2003 | by (Flower Mound, Texas) – See all my reviews

As far as this movie goes, I can only say this... WHAT HAPPENED!?

The movie starts oddly enough with Kazuya Mishima getting tossed off a cliff by his father, Heihachi which didn't really do anything for this movie.

The only real good parts about this movie were the music in the English version, (good choices) and a shower scene and implied sex scene between Anna Williams and Lee Chowlan.

Other than that... this movie sucks.

On a scale of 1 to 10, 1 being bad, and 10 being excellent, this gets a big fat goose egg!


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