Action från 1985 av Sam Firstenberger med Michael Dudikoff och Steve James.
Get ready for breathtaking action and electrifying martial arts magic as a young American becomes one of the greatest masters of Ninjitsu, the deadliest art of the Orient. “American Ninja” is entertainment as swift and sure as the flashing blade of a samurai's sword!
Stationed in the Philippines, 18-year-old U.S. Army private Joe Armstrong (Michael Dudikoff) is escorting a supply convoy when it is ambushed by rebels – one of whom he recognizes as a Black Ninja warrior. Instinctively, Joe defends himself using the esoteric martial arts of Ninjitsu – an ability that puts him under suspicion by his commander and fellow soldiers. Alone in his fight against corruption, the boy finally discovers the secret of his mysterious past – a secret that pits him against the evil Black Star Ninja in the ultimate martial arts battle.