Raw Force

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Raw Force (1982, USA/Philippines) is a Martial Arts-Action film directed by Edward D. Murphy
  • Synopsis: A group of karate students (from the Burbank Karate Club!) on a cruise end up stranded on Warrior's Island, which happens to be inhabited by the ghosts of martial artists.
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Main Details

  • Released in 1982
  • Color
  • Runtime: 86 mins
  • Production Co: Ansor International
  • Distribution Co: American Panorama (1982) (USA) (theatrical) | Worldwide Entertainment Corporation (1982) (UK) (VHS) | Citadel Films (1983) (Canada) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Edward D. Murphy
  • Written by Edward D. Murphy
  • Starring: Cameron Mitchell, Geoffrey Binney, Camille Keaton
  • Produced by Rebecca Bella, Frank E. Johnson, Lawrence Woolner
  • Music by Walter Murphy
  • Cinematography by Frank E. Johnson
  • Film Editing by Eric Lindemann

Also Known As

  • Kung Fu Cannibals
  • Shogun Island


  • Raw Force! Untamed and Unleashed To Kill!
  • One Blow! The Deathblow!
  • ...Invaders of the Jade Tombs!
  • Its nourishment - human flesh. Its guardian - the undead. Its sanctuary - the island
  • Once on the island the excitement and horror begins.
  • THE PRICE: A pound of flesh for a pound of Jade.
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