Enter the Ninja(Movie, 1981)

| 1h 40min | Genres: Crime, Action, Drama
Enter the NinjaRating: 2.9/5 (with 3030 votes)
Enter the Ninja is a 1981 American martial arts film directed by Menahem Golan and starring Franco Nero, Susan George, Christopher George, and Sho Kosugi. The film is about a martial artist named Cole (Nero) who is visiting his friend Frank in the Philippines. On arrival, Cole learns that his friend is being harassed by the wealthy businessman Charles Venarius who wants Frank's land for the oil underneath. Frank and his wife are continuously thwarted by Cole who defends them with his martial arts skills. Learning of Cole's presence, Venarius hires his own ninja. The film was originally intended to be directed by Emmett Alston and to star Mike Stone. Early in the production, Alston was replaced by Golan but stayed on as 2nd unit director, and Stone was replaced with Nero, but stayed on as fight double and fight/stunt coordinator. The film began a bri... ()
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About Enter the Ninja

After completing his training of ninjutsu within Japan, an American Angolan Bush War veteran by the name of Cole visits his war buddy Frank Landers and his newly wed wife Mary Ann Landers, who are the owners of a large piece of farming land in the Philippines. Cole soon finds that the Landers are being repeatedly harassed by a CEO named Charles Venarius.

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Shot in: Philippines
Plays in: Philippines
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 16 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 10/02/1981 (World premiere: 07/17/1981)
Director: Menahem Golan
Producer: Yoram Globus
Screenwriter: Richard Desmond
Director of Photography: David Gurfinkel
Composer: Michael Lewis
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Ninja A Maquina Assassina"
Budget: 1,500,000 USD

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