American Ninja 2: The Confrontation (1987) - Rotten Tomatoes

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American Ninja 2: The Confrontation (1987)





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American Ninja 2: The Confrontation spotlights Michael Dudikoff and Steve James as a pair of combustible U.S. Army Rangers. Dudikoff and James are ordered to find out why so many Marine guards have been disappearing from their posts at the US Embassy in a mythical Carribean country. Turns out that villain Gary Conway has been kidnapping the Marines and forcing an abducted engineer to reprogram the captive Leathernecks so that they'll join Conway's army of zombielike assassins. Naturally, the scientist has a beautiful daughter (Michelle Botes) whom Conway uses as leverage. Battling not only Conway's minions but the corrupt local authorities, martial arts experts Dudikoff and James effectively lay waste to the villain's previously impenetrable stronghold.

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Michael Dudikoff
as Sgt. Joe Armstrong
Steve James
as Sgt. Curtis Jackson
Larry Poindexter
as Sgt. Charlie McDonald
Gary Conway
as Leo 'The Lion' Burke
Jeff Weston
as Col. `Wild Bill' Woodward
Michelle Botes
as Alicia Sanborn
Michael Stone
as Tojo Ken
Mike Stone
as Tojo Ken
Len Sparrowhawk
as Pat McCarthy
Dennis Folbigge
as Sir Cloudsly Smith
John Fujioka
as Shinyuki
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Dudikoff returns with a sequel that bears little resemblance to the original. The beach scene was humorous which takes any seriousness away from a film that is so bent on seriousness. The overall scientific plot is absurd and the kidnapping of soldiers is laughable. The film doesn't quite have the energy to keep the plot line moving and the acting hasn't improved. The series continues a downward spiral from here which is a shame because as kids we all loved the series. I had to track this series down which I'm sadly beginning to regret. Cannon really didn't make a lot of great films but at least they made films for the audience.

Brendan Nicholls
Brendan Nicholls

Super Reviewer


This sequel martial arts film with the return of Michael Dudikoff and Steve James is more enjoyable action than the original one.

Dean McKenna
Dean McKenna

Super Reviewer

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