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Twin Dragon Encounter (1986)

Identical twin brothers on vacation are faced with an unexpected battle when their getaway spot is invaded by mercenaries. Using their martial arts expertise, the twins wage war against the... See full summary »

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Paul Dunlop
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Cast

Credited cast:
Michael McNamara Michael McNamara ... Himself
Martin McNamara Martin McNamara ... Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Karl Adhihetty Karl Adhihetty ... Karl
Tom Apostolakos Tom Apostolakos ... Kung Fu Class Extra
Peter Au Peter Au ... Soldier
John Benton John Benton ... Soldier
Paul Biafore Paul Biafore ... Soldier
B. Bob B. Bob ... Jake
Darrin Brown Darrin Brown ... Soldier
Paul Brown Paul Brown ... Soldier
Timothy Byrnes Timothy Byrnes ... Soldier
Tom Byrnes Tom Byrnes ... Soldier
Blair Collie Blair Collie ... Kung Fu Class Extra
Cliff Corbyn Cliff Corbyn ... Hovercraft Driver
Sam Cuda Sam Cuda ... Punk
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Identical twin brothers on vacation are faced with an unexpected battle when their getaway spot is invaded by mercenaries. Using their martial arts expertise, the twins wage war against the invaders in order to free their kidnapped girlfriends. Written by Anonymous

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Martial arts action explodes with double deadly force!

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Action | Adventure

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 July 1988 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Karatejäger See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada See more »

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Mono

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Canada's first martial arts video release. See more »

Quotes

Martin McNamara: Confucius say: when fighting truckers, nail the suckers!
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Soundtracks

Right to Fight
Written and Composed by Billy Butt
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See, They're Twins & Their Twin Mustaches Mean Business!
28 March 2011 | by shark-43See all my reviews

What fun. My Bad Movie group is constantly amazed when we can uncover a whole nother genre and/or filmmakers and the McNamara Twins are da bomb! Obviously very accomplished martial artists - they decided why not try and be action film stars as well - the heck with Van Damme or Chuck Norris. We're REAL identical twins! That's our gimmick, but sadly neither one of the twins can act. At ALL! One is dull and the other one is duller. Their mustaches give better performances than they do. We were howling at the horrible editing, terrible acting and cheesy dialogue. There'a great scene where one of the bad guys has once again snatched one of their girlfriends and is holding her around the neck. One of the twins has a crossbow and obviously if they really had a stunt coordinator, they could stage a scene where the arrow would take out the guy - just missing the girl by inches, but nope we cant possibly pull that off - so suddenly the bad guy lets go of the girls' neck with one hand and places it against a tree. Like - here - try and hit my flattened hand on this large tree - here's a target, Mr. Crossbow Hero - so the twin shoots his hand with an arrow - the bad guy pulls out the arrow and then....runs away. Yep. That's it. End of showdown. Plus the bad guy has a blond mohawk and always has a REAL short cigar in his mouth and his voice sounds like he's auditioning for Bluto in the Popeye cartoons. We loved this movie - for all the wrong/right reasons!!


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