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Full Contact (1993)

Luke Powers travels to L.A. to find that his brother has been murdered in a back alley martial arts tournament. Luke enters the tournament circuit to try to flush out his brother's killer. ... See full summary »

Director:

Rick Jacobson

Writers:

Beverly Gray (screenplay), Robert King (based on a story)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jerry Trimble ... Luke Powers
Howard Jackson Howard Jackson ... Daniels, Pep's Brother
Alvin Prouder Alvin Prouder ... Black Ice
Gerry Blanck Gerry Blanck ... Johnny Powers
Denise Buick Denise Buick ... Tori
Marcus Aurelius Marcus Aurelius ... Pep
Raymond Storti Raymond Storti ... Albert Jawarski
Joe Charles Joe Charles ... Ahmed
Manuel Luben Manuel Luben ... Manolo
Michael Jai White ... Low-Ball (as Michael White)
Jeff Damron Jeff Damron ... Bartender
Andrew Hertz Andrew Hertz ... Gambler
Larry Ames Larry Ames ... Detective
Hiro Koda ... Vietnamese Gang #1
Andrew Russin Andrew Russin ... Vietnamese Gang #2
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Storyline

Luke Powers travels to L.A. to find that his brother has been murdered in a back alley martial arts tournament. Luke enters the tournament circuit to try to flush out his brother's killer. With the help of a trainer and former fighter, Lucke enters what he thinks will be a victorious battle. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

September 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Full contact (Contacto total) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Califilm See more »
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Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Pep lectures Luke Powers reading from a pocket edition of the 6th century BC classic 'The Art of War' by Sun Tzu. See more »

Goofs

During the pre-credits fight, the names of Daniels and Powers are the only ones written on the blackboard. Yet near the fight's end the board has about a dozen names on it. See more »

Connections

Remake of Bloodfist (1989) See more »

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not all bad
18 April 2001 | by whatawookie76See all my reviews

This movie was not horrible, but most of it wasn't very good. It is worth seeing just for the "cobra in my pants, punk" line! I could not stop laughing at that. I thought more effort should have been put into making the main character more likeable and perhaps make some of the villains a little less. Of course, if that was done, it would just be another stereotypical beat 'em up movie (which it wasn't all that far away from anyway).


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