Gymkata

Gymkata

"The skill of gymnastics, the kill of karate."
  • R
  • 1985
  • 1 hr 30 min
  • 4.5  (3,771)
  • 51

This movie takes place in a remote country of Parmistan, in the remote city of Kabal. It is based on the United States needing to win a high stakes competition to shift the balance of power to win the cold war. What they needed was an athlete skilled in the style of Gymkata. Who better to do this than Jonathan Cabot? After all his father was a Gymkata pro who had lost his life in this brutal sport. Gymkata is a fighting style incorporating martial arts and gymnastics. It incorporates the fighting skills of the east with the gymnastic skills of the west to form Gymkata. Competing in Gymkata, you run through the streets of the city while being pursued by bad guys. In this country and the city of Kabal, Gymkata is performed by running between the buildings and swinging to give powerful kicks to stop the bad guys.

Gymkata
Gymkata
Gymkata

Trailer - 1 min 28 sec

Description
This movie takes place in a remote country of Parmistan, in the remote city of Kabal. It is based on the United States needing to win a high stakes competition to shift the balance of power to win the cold war. What they needed was an athlete skilled in the style of Gymkata. Who better to do this than Jonathan Cabot? After all his father was a Gymkata pro who had lost his life in this brutal sport.

Gymkata is a fighting style incorporating martial arts and gymnastics. It incorporates the fighting skills of the east with the gymnastic skills of the west to form Gymkata. Competing in Gymkata, you run through the streets of the city while being pursued by bad guys. In this country and the city of Kabal, Gymkata is performed by running between the buildings and swinging to give powerful kicks to stop the bad guys.

Gymkata is a 1985 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 30 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 4.5 and a MetaScore of 51.

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  • Release Date
    1985
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 30 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    4.5  (3,771)
  • Metascore
    51