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Street Fighter (1994)

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Col. Guile and various other martial arts heroes fight against the tyranny of Dictator M. Bison and his cohorts.

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Steven E. de Souza
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jean-Claude Van Damme ... Colonel Guile
Raul Julia ... Bison
Ming-Na Wen ... Chun-Li
Damian Chapa ... Ken
Kylie Minogue ... Cammy
Simon Callow ... A.N. Official
Byron Mann ... Ryu
Roshan Seth ... Dhalsim
Andrew Bryniarski ... Zangief
Grand L. Bush ... Balrog
Robert Mammone ... Carlos Blanka
Miguel A. Núñez Jr. ... Dee Jay
Gregg Rainwater ... T. Hawk
Kenya Sawada ... Captain Sawada
Jay Tavare ... Vega
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Storyline

Col. William Guile leads an army of soldiers into the country of Shadaloo to find traces to lead him to General M. Bison, who has captured many people including three missing soldiers. Among them is Carlos "Charlie" Blanka, in which Bison decides to turn into a hideous mutant. On the other hand, Chun Li is a reporter who seeks revenge against Bison for the death of her father years ago. Then two small time hustlers Ryu and Ken, are arrested along with Sagat, a powerful arms dealer and Vega for dealing of illegal weapons. Guile recruits them in order to find Bison's base. Now Guile, T. Hawk, Cammy, Ryu, Ken, Chun Li, Balrog and E. Honda have three days before Bison murders the hostages and takes over the world. Written by Emphinix

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for non-stop martial arts and action violence | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Director Steven E. de Souza had aimed for a PG-13 rating, but the film's first cut was given an R, citing the film's various scenes of bloody violence by the MPAA. De Souza noted that there had been a school shooting a week before, which probably made the MPAA more squeamish about violence. The film was edited several more times in order to get the PG-13. See more »

Goofs

While Guille watches a video of him, Blanca and their wives, the Brazilian flag stitched on Blanca's uniform is clearly upside down. See more »

Quotes

Ryu: Vega!
Vega: Where were we?
Ryu: [kicks Vega in the chest] You were losing.
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Crazy Credits

The Shadaloo Radio DJ jumps in to talk every so often during the end credits. See more »

Alternate Versions

The UK cinema version was cut by 27 secs and the video lost a further 14 secs with edits made to neck breaks, throat punches and the fight between Vega & Ryu to secure a '12' rating. The 2004 DVD features the same cut print. See more »

Connections

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Soundtracks

Bison Trooper's Marching Song
Performed by The Bison Army Chorus
Lyrics by Steven E. de Souza
Music by Graeme Revell
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User Reviews

Watch the animated movie instead.
12 June 2004 | by Unbreakable27See all my reviews

Being the fanatic of the video game series that I am, I was eager to see this movie when it first came out.

One word.

Garbage.

The movie does the video game on which it is based no justice whatsoever. If you want to see a good video game based film, watch Mortal Kombat instead.

And what the hell was up with those guys playing Ryu and Ken.

And Jewan-Claude Van-Dumb playing Guile? A Belgian playing an American. How dumb can you get!

And the script?

Someone actually got PAID to write that crap-ola.

Let me take a shot at it....while I'm not a professional screen writer, I certainly couldn't have done any worse than that.

Whoever did the casting for that film needs to go flip burgers if that's any example of how they do their other projects.

Maybe I'm being to critical here, but I expect the movie to at least remind me of the game. Nothing did.

Watch the animated version.


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Country:

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Language:

English | Japanese | Esperanto

Release Date:

23 December 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$6,859,495, 25 December 1994

Gross USA:

$33,423,521

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$99,431,786
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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