Missing In Action is a 1984 action film starring Chuck Norris. This infuriates Braddock, so he grabs two grenades, pulls the pins, and leaps down to that enemy soldier, killing himself and everybody else in an explosion. He punches a few people, kills a couple others with blades, but pretty much everybody else dies from either a bullet or an explosion. Web server log files are deleted after 90 days. Directed by Joseph Zito, Missing in Action stars the legend himself Chuck Norris as Colonel James Braddock, a man set on bringing home captured American soldiers. The majority of the American soldiers are either retrieved or killed; Braddock, left on the ground, avenges two bayoneted comrades by hurling himself, with live grenades, onto the enemy.
He changes into dark clothes and climbs down the side of the hotel to take a look around the city. Ten years later the war is long over, but the men are still being held by the sadistic Colonel Yin Soon-Teck Oh , whose driving motivation in all the atrocities he commits is to force Braddock to sign a confession of war crimes. This site also uses Google AdSense, a Google Inc. Google AdSense also uses so-called Web Beacons invisible graphics. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use. The film involves Colonel Braddock, a special forces officer who was captured and later escaped, returning to Vietnam as part of a diplomatic mission. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site.
Instead they tell Braddock that he has to leave Vietnam in the morning. For more information on Google AdSense cookies, see the official. Missing in Action 1984 — movie trailer Fans of Chuck Norris and cheesy action films will feel right at home with Missing in Action. These toplists are more natural compared to regular rank based ones. While supervising the helicopter evacuation of a reconnaissance team deep behind Communist lines, Braddock is shot down in his chopper and captured along with a number of his elite team.
He gets the evidence he needs then travels to Thailand, where he meets Tuck M. The 1984 action film Missing in Action uses the still-captured American soldiers as its theme. Are you a fan of these kind of films? Evidence leads Braddock to Thailand where he meets up with his former Army pal and current black market runner named Tuck M. If you require information about cookies used on this website please read our cookies policy. If you enjoyed this review then take a look at our review.
Supporting him in the film are M. Senator Maxwell Porter David Tress along with Ann Fitzgerald Lenore Kasdorf. After suffering many horrors, Braddock escapes--but he doesn't run, systematically arming himself and preparing to go back to do battle. The fighting continues when Braddock and Tucker arrive at the pier. Most of the soldiers are able to board the Huey helicopters, but the Viet Cong do shoot down one of the choppers.
Tran and Braddock trade insults before the veteran sneaks out of his hotel to poke around Saigon. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies. What Braddock is really doing is going to visit the home of General Trau. More information Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren't sure whether you need or not it's usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site. It hits and destroys the raft, and Braddock and Tucker are nowhere to be found. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. The Blu-ray is worth upgrading to.
Shot on location on St. Genre: Action Running Time: 1 hr. Nor are we looking for any deep messages or intricate plot twists at critical moments. The colonel is able to drive around a truck and distract them while Tucker starts the boat. The soldiers laugh and think that they won, but Braddock rises from the water and kills them with his machine gun. Norris, acceptably rugged and intransigent, makes a serviceable hero, but Soon-Teck Oh's insane but clever commander steals the show.
The privacy of our visitors is of extreme importance to us. Emmet Walsh , an old Army buddy turned black market kingpin. Braddock ultimately jumps into the water as both the truck and the stupid assassin drive off the pier. Emmet Walsh, David Tress, Lenore Kasdorf, James Hong, Ernie Ortega, Pierrino Mascarino, Joseph Carberry, Bella Flores I n the midst of Nam, bullets blaze and mortar shells explode around Colonel James Thomas Braddock Chuck Norris, the only one without a helmet and his squadron of grunts as they make their way through dense forests and shallow streams to a helicopter pickup zone. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
More assassins arrive and try to use machine guns to kill Braddock. Emmet Walsh , a boat captain who can take Braddock upriver for a venturesome rescue mission. Any prisoner who tries to escape is shot or impaled on booby traps in the jungle. He is later ambushed in his hotel by one of the Vietnamese assassins, but Braddock defeats him by throwing him out the window. This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience.