Unrated | | Action, Crime, Thriller
Joe Marshall and Frank Washington are two police detectives who must stop the ruthless activities of the Katana, a renegade Yakuza gang composed of violent and sadistic killers who want to lead the drug trade in Los Angeles
Many fans of the original film were under the impression that Mathew Karedas had died because a person involved in the film industry named Matt Hannon (Karedas was credited as "Matt Hannon" in the film) rumored to have died. Prompted by his daughter, Karedas posted a YouTube video of himself confirming that he is alive and well. Up to that point, Karedas was largely unaware of the cult following the film had slowly built since the 2004 DVD release.
Hey, let's call for backup!
Joe Marshall, the samurai cop: We'll call them when we need 'em.
As Fujiyama walks around talking to Yamashita after Joe and Frank's confrontation with Okamura, the shadow of the boom mic is clearly visible silhouetted against the drapes, following him.