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The Power Within (1995)

PG-13 | | Action | Video 24 October 1995
Stan Dryer, a teen afraid to even ask a girl to the prom, finds courage and extreme martial arts skill when he is given a ring by an old man he tried to save from a group of attackers. The ... See full summary »

Director:

Art Camacho

Writers:

Joe Hart (screenplay) (as Jacobsen Hart), Joe Hart (story) (as Jacobsen Hart) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ted Jan Roberts Ted Jan Roberts ... Stan Dryer
Karen Valentine ... Clyda Dryer
Keith Coogan ... Eric Graves
John O'Hurley ... Lt. Cabrell
William Zabka ... Raymond Vonn
Gerald Okamura ... Yung
Tracy Melchior ... Sandy Applegate (as Tracy Lindsey)
P.J. Soles ... Mrs. Applegate
Irwin Keyes ... Mosh
Jean Speegle Howard ... Dr. Richman
Karen Kim Karen Kim ... Hin-See
Ed O'Ross ... Deriva
Jacob Parker Jacob Parker ... Deke Dryer
Marc Riffon Marc Riffon ... Rocky
Francis Fallon ... Leon
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Storyline

Stan Dryer, a teen afraid to even ask a girl to the prom, finds courage and extreme martial arts skill when he is given a ring by an old man he tried to save from a group of attackers. The ring is a mate to a ring stolen by a double-dealing art thief who had been hired to steal it by a criminal mastermind who wanted it for its mystical powers. Written by Jim Brawn <jim_brawn@amuc.mtroyal.ab.ca>

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A dangerous adventure...the only passageway to... See more »

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Rated PG-13 for martial arts violence | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 October 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Power Man See more »

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PM Entertainment Group See more »
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Color
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When Stan, played by Ted Jan Roberts, returns from the beach, Deke and their mother are watching _Magic Kid (1993) (V)_, which Ted Jan Roberts also appeared in. See more »

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Dedicated to "HE WHO DESTINES ALL THINGS" See more »

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Features Magic Kid (1993) See more »

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MINE ALL MINE
Written by Jim Halfpenny
Sung by John Mahon, Violin by Rick Sailon, Bass by Mick Mahon
Strong Domino Music BMI
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As a Martial Arts Movie...
24 November 2000 | by LoneWolf-39See all my reviews

As a Martial Arts Movie The Power Within is not a badly put together display of moves. It gives you a sense of self awareness you didn't know you had.

It teaches you not to think of yourself a failure all the time but to put in what you've got. To be able to show others I CAN DO IT.


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