PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Three unknowing martial artists are summoned to a mysterious island to compete in a tournament whose outcome will decide the fate of the world.
The character of Art Lean (Kenneth Edwards) doesn't appear in the games. He was created exclusively for the film.
(at around 1h 21 mins) Shang Tsung's hair changes several times between shots in the first part of his fight: different strands of hair become loose with each angle change, and after he gets punched down, it's perfect again.
Snake and insect action was monitored by the American Humane Association, which commends the filmmaker for his responsible and sensitive treatment of even the smallest of Earth's creatures.
$23,283,887 (USA) (20 August 1995)