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Ghost Warrior (1984)

R | | Action, Sci-Fi | March 1986 (USA)
A deep-frozen 400-year-old samurai is shipped to Los Angeles, where he comes back to life. Dazed and confused, he goes on a rampage. Can the female scientist and her colleague who revived him stop him before it's too late?

Director:

J. Larry Carroll (as Larry Carroll)

Writer:

Tim Curnen
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Hiroshi Fujioka ... Yoshimitsu
John Calvin ... Doctor Alan Richards
Janet Julian ... Chris Welles
Charles Lampkin Charles Lampkin ... Willie Walsh
Frank Schuller Frank Schuller ... Detective Berger
Bill Morey Bill Morey ... Doctor Carl Anderson
Andy Wood Andy Wood ... Doctor Pete Denza
Robert Kino Robert Kino ... Professor Takagi
Joan Foley Joan Foley ... Ellie West
Peter Liapis ... Johnny Tooth
Mieko Kobayashi Mieko Kobayashi ... Chidori
Toshishiro Obata Toshishiro Obata ... Japanese Officer (as Toshiji Obata)
Rob Narita ... Boy Skier
Lynn Kuratomi Lynn Kuratomi ... Girl Skier
Chris Caputo Chris Caputo ... Tom Jenks
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A deep-frozen 400-year-old samurai is shipped to Los Angeles, where he comes back to life. Dazed and confused, he goes on a rampage. Can the female scientist and her colleague who revived him stop him before it's too late?

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Forgotten by time...Awakened by science...An ancient warrior faces the battle of his life. See more »

Genres:

Action | Sci-Fi

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

March 1986 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Swordkill See more »

Filming Locations:

Richmond, Virginia, USA

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Referenced in Blood Massacre (1991) See more »

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Tormentor
Performed by W.A.S.P.
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A very good movie, better than its score indicates.
14 July 2003 | by iwanna_knowSee all my reviews

When I first saw this movie, I was quickly taken by it and impressed. Sure it was a low budget movie and I wasnt expecting Gone With The Wind, but I certainly was not expecting as much bang for the buck as I got. I recommend this little jewel to anyone who is willing to watch it. You would not be disappointed.


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