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3 Ninjas (1992)

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Each year, three brothers, Samuel, Jeffrey and Michael Douglas visit their grandfather, Mori Tanaka, for the summer. Mori is highly skilled in ninjutsu, and for years he has trained the ... See full summary »

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Chad Power ...
Rand Kingsley ...
Snyder
Alan McRae ...
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Kate Sargeant ...
Emily
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Brown
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Rushmore (as Toru Tanaka)
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Race Nelson ...
Marcus
D.J. Harder ...
Hammer
Baha Jackson ...
Bully
Scott Caudill ...
Bully
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Each year, three brothers, Samuel, Jeffrey and Michael Douglas visit their grandfather, Mori Tanaka, for the summer. Mori is highly skilled in ninjutsu, and for years he has trained the boys in his techniques. After an organized crime ring proves to be too much for the F.B.I., it's time for the three ninja brothers! Using their martial artistry, they team up to battle the crime ring and outwit some very persistent kidnappers! Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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Action | Comedy | Family | Sport

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for martial arts action, mild language, and theme | See all certifications »

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7 August 1992 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

3 Ninja Kids  »

Box Office

Budget:

$6,500,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$29,000,301 (USA)
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Trivia

Hammer wears a Metallica shirt and puts up stickers of the different Metallica albums in the phone booth. See more »

Goofs

Snyder's helicopter doesn't make any noise until it appears on screen. Helicopters are extremely noisy vehicles, and it should have been making noise, even out of the angle of view. See more »

Quotes

Marcus: Radical!
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Connections

References The Brady Bunch (1969) See more »

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Kid Power
Written by Richard Marvin (as Rick Marvin) & Will Roc (as William Griffin)
Performed by Will Roc
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Great movie!
7 July 2000 | by (Seattle) – See all my reviews

I love this movie! Those three guys are not only great at martial arts but funny and charming actors as well. All the kids loved it when it came out and still quote lines from this 'classic.' Yes, there are borrowed ideas (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles to Home Alone...) but who doesn't? And stunt doubles for the Grandfather, but who do you think he is, Jackie Chan? Victor Wong makes a sincere grandfather/mentor. Hey, the adult reviewers may not have enjoyed or even understood this movie, but the 'kids' that I know, did. As for the Ninjas themselves, they acted naturally and credibly. A perfect family movie.


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