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Kung Fu Joe (2009)

Not Rated | | Comedy | 18 April 2009 (USA)
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Kung Fu Joe, neighborhood hero and martial arts expert, must uncover the plot of a mad scientist and his bizarre minions bent on ruling the world.

Director:

Glen Berry

Writer:

Glen Berry
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Cast

Credited cast:
Wilson Large ... W
Victoria Maurette ... Femme Fatale
Jeremy Parrish Jeremy Parrish ... The Detective
Zak VanWinkle Zak VanWinkle ... Kung Fu Joe
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Kung Fu Joe, neighborhood hero and martial arts expert, must uncover the plot of a mad scientist and his bizarre minions bent on ruling the world.

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Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 April 2009 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Bellingham, Washington, USA

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Budget:

$150,000 (estimated)
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

The Hammer that shows up throughout the movie, falling into a dimensional rift, floating in a creek, and hitting The Detective on the head in the end, actually means nothing. This is what was revealed to the audience by Glen Berry on the opening night of Kung Fu Joe at the Pickford Theatre in Bellingham, WA on opening night. See more »

Goofs

During the scene in which The Man (The Detective) is going through donut withdrawal, his fake mustache almost comes off. See more »

Quotes

Femme Fatale: What if I let a few dead presidents do the talking? **holds $10 billd**
Kung Fu Joe: Alexander Hamilton... was never President.
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Soundtracks

Donut Song
Written by Darius Holbert
Performed by Darius Holbert
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Terrible but considering the budget, I can forgive it....a bit.
24 February 2013 | by MartinHaferSee all my reviews

"Kung Fu Joe" is a super-low budget film about a cool guy who decides, against his better judgment, to help the police. While $150,000 might sound like a lot of money, for a movie it is nothing....absolutely nothing. And, it appears as if most of the budget was spent on wigs and fake mustaches. The film is a STRANGE thing--a 70s blacksploitation film made in the 21st century and starring all white guys--including Joe himself. The problem is that it just isn't very funny. I know the folks tried their best and for a super-low budget film, it's actually a lot better than you'd expect. Heck, Hollywood makes MUCH worse films with budgets 50 times larger!! Given more experience, better writing and more money, these filmmakers COULD amount to something....but it still looks like they need time and experience. Good luck.


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