Kickboxer [DVD] [1989]

When a Thai kickboxing champion paralyzes his American opponent, the fallen fighter's determined brother vows revenge in this classic martial arts opus starring Jean-Claude Van Damme. Presented in 1.33:1 pan-and-scan and offering audio in closed-captioned English Dolby Digital Stereo with optional English subtitles, this release offers absolutely no extra features to speak of.
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Overall Customer Rating:
Rating 4.65 out of 5 stars.
4.7
100% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (12 out of 12)

Special Features

  • 4 x 3 Full-frame
  • English subtitles
  • Closed Captioned

Synopsis

Kickboxer
Jean Claude Van Damme kicks up his heels once again in this action film. Van Damme plays Kurt Sloane, the brother of American kickboxing champion Eric Sloane (Dennis Alexio). Having bested the best in the United States, Eric takes off to Bangkok with little brother Kurt to defeat the kickboxing champion of Thailand. However, while Eric wins the fight, his career is finished for good when his opponent, the malicious Tong Po (Michel Qissi) breaks his spine after the final bell sounds, putting Eric permanently in a wheelchair. Kurt learns the sport of kickboxing himself, so he can get in the ring and teach the Thai champ a lesson. An old man who is a master at kickboxing, instructs Kurt in the brutal art, along with gentle bromides of Zen philosophy and spiritual peace. Kurt finally becomes a pro and lines up a match with Tong Po, but to insure victory, Tong Po's cohorts rape Kurt's girlfriend, kidnap his crippled brother, and even kill his dog. But Kurt is unbowed and is ready for the champ to meet his match. ~ Paul Brenner, Rovi

Cast & Crew

  • Jean-Claude Van Damme
    Jean-Claude Van Damme - Karl Sloane
  • Dennis Alexio
    Dennis Alexio - Eric Sloane
  • Dennis Chan
    Dennis Chan - Xiao
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    Rochelle Ashana - Mylee
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    Nickolas James - US Reporter

Overall Customer Rating

4.7 out of 54.7
12 Reviews
100%of customers recommend this product.

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