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Back in Action (1993)

R | | Action | 13 July 1994 (USA)
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The sister of a former U.S. Green Beret, is involved in a love affair with a mobster, endangering seriously her life. His brother will make his best efforts to save her from her boyfriend ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Billy
... Frank Rossi
... Helen Lewinsky
Kai Soremekun ... Tara
... Chakka
... Kasajian
... Gantry
Rob Stefaniuk ... Jerry Gitano
Sam Malkin ... Lt. Burns
Barry Blake ... Wallace
Kelly Fiddick ... Trick
... Giant
... Head Lawyer
Gerry Quigley ... T.V. Camerman
Timm Zemanek ... News Editor
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The sister of a former U.S. Green Beret, is involved in a love affair with a mobster, endangering seriously her life. His brother will make his best efforts to save her from her boyfriend and his friends, fighting with or without external help. But perhaps this tough cop, Rossi, could help him... or stop him... Written by Luis Carvacho <lcarvach@lascar.puc.cl>

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One Cop. One Vigilante. Alone, they're unstoppable. Together, they're invincible! See more »

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Coup de force  »

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Obvious stunt double when the main bad guy is thrown off the boat onto a car during the final fight. See more »

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very good original action
20 March 2002 | by See all my reviews

A very good action film. What made this one original was the difference in fighting style between the 2 leads first lead: roddy piper, who does the wrestling style. Second lead, blank who does the martial arts style

It makes the fight scenes so cool, and original, especially the fight between piper and blank. The story, from what I can remember is good enough. It's not a brilliant story. But the story doesn't make or break the film. It's the real excellent fights that make this film. Obviously, this is not a film that girls would like. Girl tend not to appreciate a witty fight scene, girls would prefer it if the wit was in the story, which they won't get in this film. Hence this film wasn't rated higher (females gave it low ratings - see the statistics) But I am a man, so I loved this film :)


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