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American Ninja (1985)

R 08/30/1985 (US) Action 1h 35m

The deadliest art of the Orient is now in the hands of an American.


Joe Armstrong, an orphaned drifter with little respect for much other than martial arts, finds himself on an American Army base in The Philippines after a judge gives him a choice of enlistment or prison. On one of his first missions driving a convoy, his platoon is attacked by a group of rebels who try to steal the weapons the platoon is transporting and kidnap the base colonel's daughter.

  1. Sam Firstenberg


  2. James R. Silke


  3. Paul De Mielche


  4. Avi Kleinberger


  5. Gideon Amir


Top Billed Cast

  1. Michael Dudikoff

    Michael Dudikoff

    Pvt. Joe Armstrong

  2. Steve James

    Steve James

    Cpl. Curtis Jackson

  3. Judie Aronson

    Judie Aronson

    Patricia Hickock

  4. Guich Koock

    Guich Koock

    Col. William T. Hickock

  5. John Fujioka

    John Fujioka


  6. Don Stewart

    Don Stewart

    Victor Ortega

  7. John LaMotta

    MSgt. Rinaldo

  8. Tadashi Yamashita

    Tadashi Yamashita

    Black Star Ninja

  9. Phillip Brock

    Phillip Brock

    Pvt. Charley Madison

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American Ninja
American Ninja

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $1,000,000.00

Revenue $10,499,694.00


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