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3 Ninjas Kick Back (1994)

 -  Family | Comedy | Action  -  6 May 1994 (USA)
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During a championship baseball match, the three brothers hear that their grandfather in Japan is in trouble, and head out to help him, conceding the match. When they arrive in Japan, they ... See full summary »

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Michael 'Tum Tum' Douglas (as Evan Bonifant)
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Miyo
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Storyline

During a championship baseball match, the three brothers hear that their grandfather in Japan is in trouble, and head out to help him, conceding the match. When they arrive in Japan, they must use all their powers to defend him against his ancient enemy, who has returned to exact revenge. Written by Cynan Rees <cynanrees@hotmail.com>

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Colt, Rocky and Tum Tum are back for bigger kicks in an all new adventure

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Family | Comedy | Action

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

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6 May 1994 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

3 Ninjas Contra-Atacam  »

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Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$11,784,000 (USA)
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Trivia

Despite being released before 3 Ninjas Knuckle Up (1995), this film was actually shot at a later time. See more »

Goofs

When the boys are finished ordering the tickets to Tokyo using their grandpas recording from the answering machine, Mori said "Ugly old witch" on the tape. When he was talking to the boys on the phone, he didn't say "ugly old witch." He only said that the nurse was a "witch." See more »

Quotes

[after a home alone like battle with three dumb bad guys, when the trio was going to prepare dinner]
Grandpa: [walks in to discover the mess] What's this mess? I thought you were going to have dinner ready? What happened here?
Samuel 'Rocky' Douglas Jr.: These three guys came. They wanted to rob the place.
Jeffrey 'Colt' Douglas: But you should have seen us. We were ready for them.
Tum Tum: Yeah, we totally whipped their butts. We did everything you taught us.
Grandpa: [not too happy at this] A true ninja never brags about himself. Next time a situation like this happens, I ...
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Followed by 3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain (1998) See more »

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Nunun Wheh (Why You)
Written by Seung Ho Lee and Jim Kim
Performed by Chuli and Miae
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6 January 2001 | by (no one cares) – See all my reviews

Growing up, I really loved these movies. Sean Fox was the end-all be-all for me. I don't think that now, but I love this movie. The action, although corny, is still really awesome. Again, this is NO JACKIE CHAN, by any standards. But still, little kids as ninjas?? Also, Miyo was cool. Adding that little love story between her and Rocky was a given, but it was sweet. I love the part when he totally screws up the pitch because he keeps on thinking there are Lisa DiMarino's everywhere. And, "We should run!" "We should hide!" "LET'S KICK THEIR BUTTS!!!!!!!" LOL!

Again, I really am a kiddie-movie person, but I love this movie. If you're the same kind of person, rent this movie!!!


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