To the Death

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"It’s more than sport. It's survival!"
  • R
  • 1993
  • 1 hr 30 min
  • 4.7  (146)

To the Death is an action-packed martial arts film from 1992 directed by Darrell Roodt. The movie follows the story of a kickboxing champion named John Barrett, played by the real-life kickboxing champion of the same name, who is forced to enter a deadly underground tournament in order to save the life of his girlfriend's brother. The antagonist of the story is a wealthy businessman named Francis Vandervoort, played by Robert Whitehead, who runs an underground fighting tournament where fighters from all over the world compete to the death. Vandervoort is a ruthless man who cares only about money and power and will stop at nothing to maintain his control over the tournament.

John Barrett is initially reluctant to enter the tournament, as he is a peaceful man who only fights in the ring. However, when his girlfriend's brother is kidnapped by Vandervoort, Barrett has no choice but to enter the tournament and fight his way to the top in order to save his life.

Along the way, Barrett meets a skilled fighter named Sato, played by Michel Qissi, who becomes his ally and helps him navigate the dangerous world of the tournament. Sato is a mysterious man with a troubled past, and their friendship is tested as they battle their way through the tournament.

To the Death is filled with intense fight scenes and brutal violence, as the fighters battle to the death in a variety of different styles including kickboxing, karate, and boxing. The fights are choreographed to perfection, and the athleticism and skill of the fighters is impressive.

The movie also explores the theme of the corrupting influence of power, as Vandervoort's greed and lust for control ultimately lead to his own downfall. Barrett and Sato are portrayed as the true heroes of the story, as they fight not only for themselves, but for the innocent people caught up in the dangerous world of the tournament.

Overall, To the Death is a thrilling martial arts movie that is sure to please fans of the genre. With strong performances from the cast, impressive fight scenes, and a gripping storyline, the movie is a must-see for anyone who loves action-packed movies.

To the Death is a 1993 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 30 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 4.7.

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    1 hr 30 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    4.7  (146)