The Challenge Trailer

The Challenge Trailer (1982)

"He has trained every thought, every muscle, every nerve, for the moment of truth!" 23 July 1982 Action, Sci-Fi 113 mins

Rick, a down-and-out American boxer, is hired to transport a sword to Japan, unaware that the whole thing is a set up in a bitter blood-feud between two brothers, one who follows the traditional path of the samurai and the other a businessman. At the behest of the businessman, Rick undertakes samurai training from the other brother, but joins his cause. He also becomes romantically involved with the samurai's daughter.

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Toshirō Mifune

as Toru Yoshida

Donna Kei Benz

as Akiko Yoshida

Atsuo Nakamura

as Hideo Yoshida

Sab Shimono

as Toshio Yoshida

Shôgo Shimada

as Toru Yoshida's Father

Yoshio Inaba

as Instructor

Miiko Taka

as Toru Yoshida's Wife

Akio Kameda

as Boxer

Hisashi Osaka

as Knifeman

Pamela Bowman

as Girl in Gym


Ron Beckman

Ron Beckman Producer

Jerry Goldsmith

Original Music Composer

Kôzô Okazaki

Kôzô Okazaki Cinematography

Yoshiyuki Ishida

Yoshiyuki Ishida Production Design

Kôzô Okazaki

Kôzô Okazaki Director of Photography

International Titles

Wenn er in die Hölle will, lass ihn gehen Trailer

International Releases Dates

United States 23 July 1982

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