Releasing Date: 16 November 1984 (USA)
Director: Joseph Zito
Writers: Arthur Silver , Larry Levinson
Stars: Chuck Norris, M. Emmet Walsh, David Tress
Watch Missing in Action movie, just recently, the Chuck Norris cult film “Missing in Action” by MGM was reissued on DVD and Blu-Ray. The film was available for many years on the index, and only under the counter. After the de-listing, the German fans now finally get the “pleasure” of Action strip. Unabridged and released over 16 years.
Chuck Norris dedicated “Missing in Action” his brother Wieland, who died in the Vietnam War. He was convinced long assumed that American GIs are held in Vietnamese torture camps..
“The War’s not over until the last man comes home” is on the Blu-Ray Wendecover that represents the original cinema poster from 1984 to read. That says it all about the movie.
“Missing in Action” is a silly concoction of dubious message without question. But nowadays will probably not more serious. On the contrary, one should laugh at it and look at the film as pure entertainment.
The action scenes offer plenty of variety and the action is hand-made and managed. So you can definitely have fun with it, to accompany Braddock in his lonely mission. Since the film also plays frequently at night, see explosions and flying light cartridges made even more impressive. Chuck Norris and more are threatening. Because Chuck Norris is not afraid of the dark … the dark is afraid of Chuck Norris!