5.3/10
2,006
18 user 4 critic

Tekken: The Motion Picture (1998)

Tekken (original title)
Unrated | | Animation, Action | Video 1999
Trailer
1:42 | Trailer
A wealthy mogul organizes a world fighting tournament on an offshore Chinese island. His hated son in search for vengeance and a pair of cops investigating the real reason for holding the tournament, secretly join the fighters.

Director:

Reviews

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Animation | Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

High school student Ling Xiaoyu is recruited by Anna Williams of G Corporation to transfer to Kyoto University and gather information on a student named Shin Kamiya.

Director: Yoichi Mori
Stars: Isshin Chiba, Unshô Ishizuka, Yuki Matsuoka
Tekken (2010)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Jin Kazama witnesses the death of his mother Jun by Tekken in the slums known as Anvil. After finding a Tekken ID he decides to seek out vengeance for his mother's death.

Director: Dwight H. Little
Stars: Jon Foo, Kelly Overton, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  

Suffering from amnesia, a young man trying to discover his true identity is kidnapped by an underground crime organization and turned into a ruthless assassin.

Director: Wych Kaosayananda
Stars: Kane Kosugi, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Rade Serbedzija
Street Fighter Alpha (Video 1999)
Animation | Action | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A dark power threatens to consume famed fighter Ryu, who is visited by a long-lost little brother. Meanwhile, a mad scientist wishes to harness this power for himself.

Directors: Shigeyasu Yamauchi, Masahiro Hosoda, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Kane Kosugi, Kazuya Ichijô, Yumi Tôma
Street Fighter II: V (TV Series 1995)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Based off of the video game, on an island off the coast of Japan, Ryu, a martial artist, was given an invitation and some American money from his friend Ken Masters, telling him to come to ... See full summary »

Stars: Tesshô Genda, Skip Stellrecht, Kirk Thornton
Tekken (1990)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A directionless young man, recently released from prison, tries to make a new start in life as a boxer.

Director: Junji Sakamoto
Stars: Takeshi Yamato, Bunta Sugawara, Karen Kirishima
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Bison, the ruthless leader of the international terrorist organization Shadowlaw, has been desperately searching for the greatest fighter on the planet for years. He finds it in Ryu, a ... See full summary »

Director: Gisaburô Sugii
Stars: Kôjiro Shimizu, Kenji Haga, Miki Fujitani
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Ryu, Ken, Gouki and Sakura return in this thrilling prequel to "Street Fighter!" Alpha.

Director: Ikuo Kuwana
Stars: Yasuyuki Kase, Yuri Amano, Eiji Hanawa
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A multi-layered series that looks back to the formative years of Ryu and Ken as they live a traditional warrior's life in secluded Japan. The boys are, unknowingly, the last practitioners ... See full summary »

Stars: Togo Igawa, Christian Howard, Mike Moh
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Terry Bogard returns from 10 years of training to avenge his father's murder.

Director: Hiroshi Fukutomi
Stars: Mark Hildreth, Peter Wilds, Jason Gray-Stanford
Mortal Kombat: Conquest (1998–1999)
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

In this prequel to the movies, Kung Lao has triumphed in the Mortal Kombat tournament, defeating Shang Tsung and saving Earth Realm. Now, he must train a new generation of warriors for the ... See full summary »

Stars: Paolo Montalban, Daniel Bernhardt, Kristanna Loken
Animation | Action | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

An anime OVA based on the Street Fighter IV Video game.

Directors: Jirô Kanai, Kôji Morimoto
Stars: Hiroki Takahashi, Yûji Kishi, Fumiko Orikasa
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Jun Kazama (voice)
Kazuhiro Yamaji ... Kazuya Mishima (voice)
... Kazuya Mishima (voice)
Yumi Tôma ... Jun Kazama (voice)
... Lei Wulong (voice) (as Gary G. Haddock)
Akio Nakamura ... Lei Wulong (voice)
Daisuke Gôri ... Heihachi Mishima (voice)
... Lee Chaolan (voice)
... Lee Chaolan (voice)
John Paul Shepard ... Heihachi Mishima (voice) (as John Paul Shephard)
... Nina Williams / Operator 3 (voice)
Minami Takayama ... Nina Williams / Young Kazuya (voice)
Claire Hamilton ... Anna Williams / Operator 2 (voice)
Kaori Yamagata ... Anna Williams (voice)
Lucy Faris ... Young Jun (voice)
Edit

Storyline

A wealthy mogul organizes a world fighting tournament on an offshore Chinese island. His hated son in search for vengeance and a pair of cops investigating the real reason for holding the tournament, secretly join the fighters.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Learn Strength, Witness Speed, Enter The Tournament!

Genres:

Animation | Action

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Tekken: The Motion Picture  »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Tekken was released in Japan as an OAV with two half-hour episodes. ADV Films, the US licensee, combined the two episodes into a single one-hour movie, hence "The Motion Picture" subtitle. See more »

Quotes

Heihachi Mishima: [to Kazuya] Lions push their cubs over a cliff and raise only the ones that climb back up.
See more »

Connections

Featured in Anime Abandon: City Hunter (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

The Meaning of Life
Written by The Offspring
Performed by The Offspring
Underachiever Music (BMI)
Courtesy of Columbia Records
By Arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Informative, but Poorly Done
17 June 2005 | by See all my reviews

I was really disappointed and mad after I watched this movie. My expectations were too high. The beginning of the movie was the best part because it was giving the information of the story. Beyond that it started to decline more and more. The thing that really made me mad was why show characters from Tekken 3 at the opening credits if they weren't in the rest of the movie. That's just stupid in my eyes. Once the tournament started, what happened with all the characters? Yoshimitsu, Marshall Law, Paul Phoenix, King, Armor King, all were seen and didn't show them throughout the tournament. Everyone had a story to tell in that game, but they only centered it on Jun and Kazuya. They only thing that was a plus was that it was filled in some of the blanks on Tekken 2 between the two of them. Lee Chaolan was just an idiot on the movie. I understand that in game story he was obsessed about controlling the Mishima Zaibatsu, but he would never go as far to kill himself and and destroy the company so no one else would get it. He's not that insane.

Overall, the movie really let me down. Like I said before the only thing that was good was the information. At least now we know that how Jin came to be born. I just wish we could've learned more about the other characters. That's the only thing that was wrong about the movie. Hopefully, if they do another movie they would get it right, but that's only going on hope.


10 of 14 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 18 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Comedy Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular comedy titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed