A quick wipe down takes seconds. Yes, the disc was perfect, but, the case was FILTHY. ) "The world can be as big as you want it to be, or as small as your tiny little hood." An icon used to represent a menu that can be toggled by interacting with this icon. If you like martial arts movies and don't care too much about character development, you'll probably like this movie.Looking for something to watch?
Were it not for his work on the cult flick Bought the movie used. Certificate: 12 Would recommend to anyone who likes Martial arts films. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 20, 2015 The ultimate martial art.. Former Green Beret Louis Stevens returns to his hometown of Miami after completing military service in Brazil, only to learn that his old high school has become a haven for gangs and drug dealers. probably one of the only hollywood films to feature the Brazilian martial arts style known as Capoeria. playing against a villain who's accent seems to change every time they have a show down. He would go on to take a number of different martial arts forms, including Shaolin Ch'uan fa, Taekwondo, Shotokan Karate and remains a devoted student, avid and eager to continue his martial arts studies. Please try againSorry, we failed to record your vote. Guy looks good, is very fit, has an appealing screen presence, and can even act some. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on December 28, 2016
Please try againSorry, we failed to record your vote. Film ansich läuft aber bis auf die 20. Je connaissais ce film depuis pas mal d'années mais je ne le posséder pas dans mon énorme collection de films d'arts martiaux je le conseille vivement à toutes les personnes qui aiment les films d'arts martiaux et plus particulièrement de la capoeira Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. The school consents to the proposal, starting Louis off with Lincoln High’s twelve most troublesome youths. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin.
At the urging of his former teacher (Geoffrey Lewis, "Maverick"), he takes a dozen of the worst-case students under his wing in a special program to teach them virtue via the capoeira he learned in the military. Like Donnie Yen in the “Ip Man” films, Dacascos’ performance in “Only the Strong” is testimony to his tremendous prowess in martial arts, adapting his skills to a new art, easily persuading the viewer that he’s been doing it his entire life.The film does stretch its credibility in some of its training sequences. Opening with Louis participating in a ginga In his role of the villainous Silverio, Paco Christian Prieto’s build does nothing to hinder his agility, as one can clearly see each time he launches a roundhouse kick that calls upon him to place his weight on one hand.
The aspects of character-building and spiritual betterment are no longer as widely appreciated by the general populous, who are routinely conditioned to believe that you have to be a 200+ pound muscleman to excel in self-defense. Brad is also an aspiring writer and deeply desires to share his love for martial arts and martial arts movies with the world!Kung-fu Kingdom (KFK) is a team of dedicated martial arts enthusiasts. It's The ultimate martial art.. Former Green Beret Louis Stevens returns to his hometown of Miami after completing military service in Brazil, only to learn that his old high school has become a haven for gangs and drug dealers. Bartender on parole gets re-involved with his previous girlfriend, only to discover he's part of her criminal scheme. Watch the video for Only The Strong from Midnight Oil's 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. His early exposure developed into a lifelong passion and fascination with all forms of martial arts and tremendous passion for action and martial arts films. She's been told that he leaves no witness. Ex-Special Forces soldier Louis Stevens returns to Miami to find his former high school overrun by drugs and violence. Ex-Special Forces soldier Louis Stevens returns to Miami to find his former high school overrun by drugs and violence. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Rest assured, in the end, "Only the Strong" is only a martial arts movie, but for once, the term "martial arts movie" is respectfully not confused with "action movie with a lot of kicking". Why Mark Dacascos isn't a bigger name in movies confounds me a bit.
Its best to watch with friends to enjoy the so-bad-its-good moments. While the film's tagline ("the Ultimate Martial Art") is ambiguous, few movies like this do as good of a job of exploring the social benefits of the fighting arts.
Please try againSorry, we failed to record your vote. It’s still hard to get one’s head around the notion that this is the only major martial arts film focused on Capoeira that Hollywood has produced, but it’s safe to say that that honour has not gone to an unworthy film.