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3 Ninjas Kick Back (1994)

PG | | Action, Comedy, Family | 6 May 1994 (USA)
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During a championship baseball match, the three brothers hear that their grandfather in Japan is in trouble, and head out to help him, conceding the match. When they arrive in Japan, they ... See full summary »

Writers:

Sang-ok Shin (earlier screenplay) (as Simon Sheen), Mark Saltzman (screenplay)
3 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Victor Wong ... Grandpa Mori Shintaro
Max Elliott Slade ... Jeffrey 'Colt' Douglas
Sean Fox ... Samuel 'Rocky' Douglas Jr.
J. Evan Bonifant ... Michael 'Tum Tum' Douglas (as Evan Bonifant)
Caroline Junko King ... Miyo
Dustin Nguyen ... Glam
Alan McRae ... Samuel Douglas Sr.
Margarita Franco ... Jessica Shintaro-Douglas
Jason Schombing ... Vinnie
Angelo Tiffe ... Slam
Sab Shimono ... Koga
Don Stark ... Umpire
Kellye Nakahara ... Nurse Hino
Scott Caudill Scott Caudill ... Darren the Bully
Tommy Clark Tommy Clark ... Keith
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Storyline

During a championship baseball match, the three brothers hear that their grandfather in Japan is in trouble, and head out to help him, conceding the match. When they arrive in Japan, they must use all their powers to defend him against his ancient enemy, who has returned to exact revenge. Written by Cynan Rees <cynanrees@hotmail.com>

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Taglines:

Colt, Rocky and Tum Tum are back for bigger kicks in an all new adventure

Genres:

Action | Comedy | Family

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for martial arts action and some mild language | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA | Japan

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 May 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

3 Ninjas Kick Back See more »

Filming Locations:

Topanga Canyon, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,556,310, 8 May 1994

Gross USA:

$11,798,854

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$11,798,854
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Max Elliott Slade was the only brother from the first film, to return for the second film. Michael Treanor and Chad Power did not return and were replaced by Sean Fox and J. Evan Bonifant. See more »

Goofs

When Tum Tum gets his last hit in the final game, he's stepping on home plate. In baseball, this would result in an automatic out. See more »

Quotes

Grandpa: The hospital is fine except for this wicked nurse. She's got the face of a dragon's butt.
Nurse Hino: [Lifts up his leg too high causing Him to shout in pain] Some People here do understand English, Mr. Shintaro!
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Alternate Versions

For the UK theatrical release, 42 seconds of cuts were required to secure a 'U' rating. See more »

Connections

Referenced in DashieXP: Dashie Vs. Jason 3 (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

Wink
Written by Seung Ho Lee and Jim Kim
Performed by Chuli and Miae
Courtesy of Samsung Electronics Co, Ltd
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summing up the movie and its awsomeness
25 November 2003 | by Ross1223See all my reviews

Shhh, i cant hear. Whats that? 3 Ninjas Kick back is the best movie ever? Yeah thats right it is!!! Way better than the first one, the gang travels to Japan to help out grampa. This movie is jam packed with action and it has ninjas which is always good. After i saw the first movie, i thought to myself, "how can they possibly top this?" Well guess what, they did! This one is so much better. Straight up non stop action. The music totally rocked too. I give it a 10 out of 10 as far as kiddie ninjas in japan flicks go.


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