American Ninja is an action film that is made in 1985. This film is produced by Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus's Cannon Films and directed by Sam Firstenberg. The film’s star is Michael Dudikoff.
Private Joe Armstrong (Michael Dudikoff) is forced to serve in the U.S. Army by a judge, as an alternative to prison. Joe ends up fighting off the Black Star Order of ninjas while stationed in the Philippines. He saves Patricia Hickock (Judie Aronson) which is the daughter of Colonel William Hickock, Joe's commanding officer from a kidnapping attempt. Black Star Master ninja (Tadashi Yamashita) goes after Joe for revenge.
This movie has some good martial arts scenes worth to watch.