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Underground (I) (2007)

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In the UK suburbs, an underground tournament is set to challenge twelve fighters from different backgrounds to compete for the price of £500,000. They have been handpicked for a no-holds ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Mark, The Homeless
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Nathan, The Ex-Convict
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Joey, The Model
Leon Sua ...
Leon, the Triad
Glenn Salvage ...
Father Salvage, The Priest
Beau Fowler ...
Bo, the Delinquent
Shane Steyn ...
Sgt. Shane Steyn, The Police Officer
Liang Yang ...
Liang, the Foreigner
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Zara, The Teacher
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William, The Instructor
Scott Houston ...
Scott, the Kid
Chris Smith ...
Corporal Smith, The Soldier
Fidel Nanton ...
Fidel
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Lamont Gaines
Gary Webster ...
Brandon Glover
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In the UK suburbs, an underground tournament is set to challenge twelve fighters from different backgrounds to compete for the price of £500,000. They have been handpicked for a no-holds barred competition that will push each fighter to their limit. Each fighter has their own reason for competing, and each will give everything they've got to take the prize...but there can be only one winner. Written by Anonymous

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The fighters in the tournament all use their real names as their character names. However, these names are only spoken once or twice in the movie for each fighter; a few of the names aren't spoken at all. Instead, they are referred to as, for example, the Teacher, the Soldier, the Homeless, the Foreigner, etc. See more »

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Great martial arts film
1 July 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

To everyone else who's posted about this film, imagine it was named street fighter and released in the 90's.

If they'd used this formula with the film street fighter in the 90's instead of the whole UN army vs terrorists thing it would have suited it down to the ground.

If you like martial arts go watch it, if you feel you need x amounts of twists and turns in a movie to enjoy it then don't.

The plots simple, explain the structure of the tournament. 5 minutes on each fighter's background and motivation. 2 minutes deciding who's up for the next fight, then on with the fight.


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