American Ninja (1985)
Front Cover Actor Back Cover
Michael Dudlkoff
Judie Aronson
Steve James
Tadashi Yamashita
Guich Koock
Movie Details
Director Sam Firstenberg
Producer Menahem Golan; Yoram Globus
Writer Paul De Melche
Studio MGM / UA
Language English
Audience Rating R
Running Time 1 hr 35 mins
Color Color
The Orient created the world's deadliest art. Now, there's an American master!

Get ready for breathtaking action and electrifying martial arts magic as a young American becomes one of the greatest masters of Ninjitsu, the deadliest art of the Orient. American Ninja is entertainment as swift and sure as the flashing blade of a samurai's sword!

Stationed in the Philippines, 18-year-old U.S. Army private Joe Armstrong (Michael Dudikoff) is escorting a supply convoy when it is ambushed by rebels - one of whom he recognizes as a Black Ninja warrior. Instinctively, Joe defends himself using the esoteric martial art of Ninjitsu - an ability that puts him under suspicion by his commander and fellow soldiers. Alone in his fight against corruption, the boy finally discovers the secret of this mysterious past - a secret that pits him against the evil Black Star Ninja in the ultimate martial arts battle.
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Index 630
Collection Status In Collection
Links DVD Empire
Product Details
Format DVD
Region Region 1
Screen Ratio Widescreen 1.85:1 Color (Anamorphic)
Layers Single side, single layer
UPC 027616867681
Release Date 10/2/01
Subtitles Spanish; French
Packaging Keep Case
Audio Tracks ENGLISH: Dolby Digital Mono [CC]