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Mortal Kombat: The Journey Begins (1995)

The three chosen warriors listen to Lord Rayden's words of wisdom on how to overcome the most dangerous of adversaries.

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Joseph Francis

Writer:

Kevin Droney
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Cast

Credited cast:
Jeff Bennett ... Johnny Cage / Scorpion (voice) (as Jeff Glen Bennett)
Jim Cummings ... Shang Tsung / Sub-Zero (voice)
Ron Feinberg ... Raiden / Goro (voice) (as Ron A. Feinberg)
Jennifer Hale ... Sonya Blade (voice)
Randy Hamilton Randy Hamilton ... Liu Kang (voice)
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Storyline

As the three chosen defenders of Earth travel to the Kombat Island, Rayden teaches them how to be the masters of their destinys, how to overcome their foes, and how to control their powers. Liu Kang, Sonya Blade and Johnny Cage must defeat Shang Tsung, Sub Zero, Scorpion and Goro if they are to survive this challenge to decide the fate of the earth. Written by Anonymous

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

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Trivia

The animated film is an unofficial prequel to the 1995 film. See more »

Quotes

Shang Tsung: Can I be of assistance Lieutenant Blade?
Sonya Blade: Are you the captain of this tub?
Shang Tsung: I am Shang Tsung. The tournament master, and the Emperor's emissary.
Sonya Blade: Yeah, well I don't care abut your Emperor, and I'm not interested in your tournament. I've got a job to do!
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Connections

Featured in Mortal Kombat: Behind the Dragon (1995) See more »

Soundtracks

Techno Syndrome (Mortal Kombat)
Written by Oliver Adams
Performed by The Immortals
Courtesy of Acclaim Entertainment and Virgin Records
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Ugly Anime Wannabe
1 October 2014 | by Special_Agent_KatoSee all my reviews

Those are the only three words needed to describe this abomination, "Ugly Anime Wannabe." The only thing worse is when it goes into poor quality CJI. Now the fact that it was made in 95 is no excuse for that. Toy Story same out in the same year. As for the non CJI animation, well Little Norse Prince was made in 1968, 27 years before MK:TJB and the animation in LNP is still a hundred times better. So knowing that the CJI is poor quality for it's time and the animation would have been poor quality if it was made 30 years ago, IF you can forgive that, how is the story? Well it is competing with the CJI and animation to see what can be the worst. You get a bit of info about why they are going to the island. Raiden has 3 boring flashbacks all in that terrible quality CJI and it ends with them going to compete. So no tournament. Just 3 boring flashbacks and one or two badly animated fights. As I said before, Ugly Anime Wannabe.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 August 1995 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Stereo

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1.33 : 1
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