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Total Count: 10


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Movie Info

In this actioner, a young boy dreams of being in a film with his high-kicking hero, Chuck Norris as the star battles a muscular villain.


Chuck Norris
as Himself
Beau Bridges
as Jerry Gabrewski
Jonathan Brandis
as Barry Gabrewski
as Mr. Lee
Julia Nickson
as Noreen Chen
John Buchanan
as Randy Cellini
Dennis Letts
as Man with Dog
David Born
as Businessman
Mark Stevens
as Announcer
Henry Holmes
as Referee
Don Pike
as Cowboy #2
Wally Rose
as Bartender
Eric Norris
as Biker #5
Robert Wall
as Himself
Bert Dedman
as Boy in Wheelchair
Gary Pike
as Cowboy #1
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Critic Reviews for Sidekicks

All Critics (10) | Top Critics (3) | Fresh (1) | Rotten (9)

  • The movie is just a Karate Kid knockoff too late to the party and used as a vehicle to give Norris something similar.

    Sep 29, 2018 | Full Review…
  • Unfortunately, Norris also turns up in the flesh at the climax of this increasingly tiresome revision of Karate Kid. Never the most theatrical of martial arts stars, he acts too tentatively when required to show himself as a shy, low-key, caring human.

    Jun 4, 2018 | Full Review…
  • A silly bit of Chuck Norris propaganda likely to be used in recruitment centers across the world when Norris finally conquers mankind.

    Dec 8, 2013 | Full Review…
  • Modest little treat.

    Jul 20, 2003 | Rating: 3/5

Audience Reviews for Sidekicks

  • Aug 15, 2012
    Fuck the movie! This is a tribute for Chuck and it knows it. And just because of that, 4 stars. I only wish for the day that they make a movie using all the Facts about Chuck that made him the Internet God he is. I mean, he was his own father.
    Mark S Super Reviewer
  • Sep 30, 2008
    Don't remember much about this one other than it has Chuck Norris in it and I didn't like it much.
    Tim S Super Reviewer
  • Apr 26, 2008
    I fucking loved this movie when I was kid!
    Stevie S Super Reviewer
  • Nov 26, 2007
    when i watched this when i was a kid i felt so empowered.
    Vincent T Super Reviewer

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