The second outing in Cannon Films’ so-called “Ninja Trilogy,” 1983’s REVENGE OF THE NINJA follows Menahem Golan’s 1981 ENTER THE NINJA by being one of the best ninja movies of all time. That’s no small feat, but this Sam Firstenberg picture does just about everything well. It achieves all the obligatory camp for a 1980s […]

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Review: ENTER THE NINJA (1981)

Sometimes you really do have to go there to come back. In the case of 1981’s ENTER THE NINJA, the journey home is as much about male virility as it is anything else. Directed by The Cannon Group’s Menahem Golan and made out of a Mike Stone concept morphed through a Dick Desmond screenplay, this […]

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