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For Hire (1991)

Video  -  Action  -  1991 (USA)
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A gang of street punks backed by the mob are running wild in China town, the streets are no longer safe and the police are unable to control the violence. With his town in chaos the mayor ... See full summary »

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J.D. Makay
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Sonny
Chance Michael Corbitt ...
Will Stiles
Bambi Swayze ...
Rachel
Linda Cox ...
Deborah Stiles
Chris Ramsey ...
Zeke Wild
Tom Godfrey ...
Mayor Hugh Stiles
Charmaine Rayner ...
Corinne Stiles
James Hurd ...
Saint Elmo
Tom Webb ...
Jim Weber
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3rd Hood
Chang U. Choe ...
1st Hood
Don Clapp ...
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Laura Curry ...
2nd Cat Burglar
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A gang of street punks backed by the mob are running wild in China town, the streets are no longer safe and the police are unable to control the violence. With his town in chaos the mayor has no one else to turn to, until he receives a mysterious calling card that may be his only lifeline. J.D Makay (Heavener) is a lethal Ninja for hire, willing to cleanup China town - for a price. Written by Wafu FM

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The fate of the city is in the hands of two men. One sold his soul to the mob...the other has been hired to stop him. See more »

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J.D. Makay: Since I'm never good, I'm always careful.
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"Lethal Ninja"
8 January 2007 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

The version I bought is titled "Lethal Ninja". It is about a city where a gang is running wild, with support from the mob. The police chief does not want to go to Chinatown so the mayor has no one else to turn to... until he receives a card that only says "for hire" and has a phone number on it. After receiving around three cards, the mayor decides to call. He meets a man named J.D. Makay, a ninja. Makay offers to rid the city of the gang, for a price. The story is not too bad. I have seen worse. The fight scenes are not too over the top, which is a good thing. The acting is OK, and the choreography is decent. The movie was worth the price I paid for it. (I found it in the 2 for $5 bin at Wal mart.)


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