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The Protector (1985)

R
91 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

Two New York cops, Billy Wong and Danny Garoni, head to Hong Kong after the daughter of a rich businessman is kidnapped by the drug lord, Mr. Ko.
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Writers
James Glickenhaus | King Sang Tang (Hong Kong version) (version: Hong Kong)
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Cinematographers
Yiu-Tsou Cheung (version: Hong Kong) | Mark Irwin
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Budget
$ 5,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 341,076
Gross (USA)
$ 981,817
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Release date
Aug 23, 1985 (United States)

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54 cast members
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Jackie Chan
Billy Wong Billy Wong   See fewer
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Danny Aiello
Danny Garoni Danny Garoni   See fewer
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Sandy Alexander
Gang Leader Gang Leader   See fewer
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Victor Arnold
Police Captain Police Captain   See fewer
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Kim Bass
Stan Jones Stan Jones   See fewer
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Irene Britto
Masseuse #1 Masseuse #1   See fewer
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Jesse Cameron-Glickenhaus
Jesse Alexander Jesse Alexander   See fewer
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Al Cerullo
Helicopter Pilot Helicopter Pilot   See fewer
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Roy Chiao
Mr. Ko Mr. Ko   See fewer
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Richard Clarke
Superintendant Whitehead Superintendant Whitehead   See fewer
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Patrick James Clarke
Michael Alexander Michael Alexander   See fewer
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Ron Dandrea
Martin Shapiro Martin Shapiro   See fewer
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Valerie De Pena
Punk Woman Punk Woman   See fewer
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Saun Ellis
Laura Shapiro Laura Shapiro   See fewer
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Richard Epper
Man in Bar Man in Bar   See fewer
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Chu Man Fung
Boat Boy Boat Boy   See fewer
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Becky Ann Baker
Samantha Alexander (as Becky Gelke) Samantha Alexander (as Becky Gelke)   See fewer
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Alan Gibbs
Gunman Gunman   See fewer
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David Ho
Ko's Bodyguard Ko's Bodyguard   See fewer
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Hung Tse
Fortune Teller (as Tse Hung) Fortune Teller (as Tse Hung)   See fewer
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Moon Lee
Soo Ling Soo Ling   See fewer
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Rod Lee
Police Officer Police Officer   See fewer
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Joe Maruzzo
Marina Attendant (as Joseph Maruzzo) Marina Attendant (as Joseph Maruzzo)   See fewer
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David McGinley
Punk Man Punk Man   See fewer
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Queenie Mo
Reporter Reporter   See fewer
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John Nisbet
Bartender Bartender   See fewer
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Ronan O'Casey
Police Commissioner Police Commissioner   See fewer
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Ron Parady
Bob Cantrell Bob Cantrell   See fewer
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Don Price
Mayor Mayor   See fewer
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Hood #1 (as Gary 'Spike' Silver) Hood #1 (as Gary 'Spike' Silver)   See fewer
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Kar Sin
Receptionist Receptionist   See fewer
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Ko's Pilot Ko's Pilot   See fewer
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Hood #2 (as Michael Starr) Hood #2 (as Michael Starr)   See fewer
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Huge Hood (as John Minton Studd) Huge Hood (as John Minton Studd)   See fewer
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Peggy Tam
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Ronald von Klaussen
Boat Captain Boat Captain   See fewer
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Bill Wallace
Benny Garucci Benny Garucci   See fewer
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Jacqueline Ward
Woman Chemist Woman Chemist   See fewer
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Trey Wilson
Truck Driver Truck Driver   See fewer
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Joe Wong
Sergeant Chan Sergeant Chan   See fewer
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Kam Bo Wong
Bald Thug (as Kobe Wong) Bald Thug (as Kobe Wong)   See fewer
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Cindy Yeung
Masseuse #2 Masseuse #2   See fewer
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Joe Yue
Laboratory Manager Laboratory Manager   See fewer
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Wah Cheung
Thug (uncredited) Thug (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hark-On Fung
Actor (uncredited) Actor (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Glickenhaus
Man walking in front of store (uncredited) Man walking in front of store (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Ladalski
Ko's Van Driver (uncredited) Ko's Van Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hoi Sang Lee
Wing (Hong Kong version) (uncredited) Wing (Hong Kong version) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Te-Lo Mai
Actor (uncredited) Actor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Danny Ng
Thug (uncredited) Thug (uncredited)   See fewer
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Wai Shum
Massage Parlor Manager (uncredited) Massage Parlor Manager (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul L. Smith
Mr. Booar (uncredited) Mr. Booar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chun Yang
Lee Hing (uncredited) Lee Hing (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sally (uncredited) Sally (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.7 / 10 | 3,358 votes