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Bloodsport 2 (1996)

R | | Action, Sport | 1 March 1996 (USA)
After thief Alex Cardo gets caught while stealing an ancient katana in East Asia, he soon finds himself imprisoned and beaten up by the crowd there. Especially one of the guards, Demien, ... See full summary »

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Alan Mehrez

Writer:

Jeff Schechter
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Daniel Bernhardt ... Alex Cardo
Pat Morita ... David Leung
Donald Gibb ... Ray 'Tiny' Jackson
James Hong ... Sun
Lori Lynn Dickerson Lori Lynn Dickerson ... Janine Elson
Philip Tan ... John
Ong Soo Han Ong Soo Han ... Demon
Nicholas Hill Nicholas Hill ... Sergio DaSilva (as Nick Hill)
Ron Hall ... Cliff
Master Hee Il Cho Master Hee Il Cho ... Head Judge
Lisa McCullough Lisa McCullough ... Kim Campbell
Chuay Chuay ... Chien
Steve Martinez Steve Martinez ... Referee
Jeff Wolfe ... Flash
Cliff Bernhardt Cliff Bernhardt ... Len
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Storyline

After thief Alex Cardo gets caught while stealing an ancient katana in East Asia, he soon finds himself imprisoned and beaten up by the crowd there. Especially one of the guards, Demien, feels upset by Alex appearance and tortures him as often as he gets the opportunity. Alex finds one friend and mentor in the jailhouse, Master Sun, who teaches him a superior fighting style called Iron Hand. When a 'best of the best kumite' is to take place, Demien gets an invitation. Now Master Sun and Alex need to find a way to let Alex take part in the kumite too. Written by Oliver Heidelbach

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Taglines:

The honour... the spirit... the sword... the ultimate fight. See more »

Genres:

Action | Sport

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for non-stop martial arts violence | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 March 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bloodsport II: The Next Kumite See more »

Filming Locations:

Bangkok, Thailand

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$684,351
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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Though already a martial artist and owner of a dojo, Nicholas Hill hadn't been active in competition prior to his role in the movie. As a promotional gimmick, Hill gained entry to the second World Vale Tudo Championships, where he faced Pedro Rizzo in a no-holds-bared match. Whereas the promoters expected this to be a one-time event, Hill was eager to compete and thus initiated a six-year career as a professional cage fighter. See more »

Goofs

In Demon's third match he's wearing some sort of army pants. After winning his match he taunts Alex, while he's taunting him you can clearly see him wearing tight black shorts. Then as Demon leaves the canvas, he's wearing the same pants he wore during the match. See more »

Quotes

Alex Cardo: Police, John.
John: You set me up?
Alex Cardo: Ha ha, payback's a bitch, yah.
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Alternate Versions

U.K. video version is missing 1 second of a double ear clap. See more »

Connections

Follows Bloodsport (1988) See more »

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More of the same.
31 May 1999 | by Richie-28See all my reviews

This is a film with more of the same, the story seems to be used for many other films of this kind. The fighting scenes are not bad, on a scale from 1 to 10, I rate it a 5.


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