Force Five

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Force Five (1981, USA) is a Martial Arts Action film directed by Robert Clouse.

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Main Details

  • Released in 1981
  • Color
  • Running Time: 96 Min
  • Production Co: ACG Motion Picture Investment Fund II-1980 | Astral Films
  • Distribution Co: American Cinema Releasing (1981) (USA) (theatrical) | Ambassador Film Distributors (1982) (Canada) (theatrical) | United Artists Corporation (1982) (Austria) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Robert Clouse
  • Written by Robert Clouse, Emil Farkas, George Goldsmith
  • Starring Joe Lewis, Bong Soo Han, Sonny Barnes
  • Produced by Fred Weintraub, Michael Friedman (uncredited)
  • Music by William Goldstein
  • Cinematography by Gil Hubbs
  • Film Editing by Bob Bring

Plot Summary

  • A martial-arts expert leads a team of fellow martial artists to rescue a senator's daughter from an island ruled by the evil leader of a fanatical religious cult.


  • Five against a thousand... The odds are even.

Also known as

  • Force Five - Die Macht der Fünf
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  • Kung fu movies
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