Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins (1985)

Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins (1985)

  • 6.5
  • 2h 1min
  • Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
  • 1985-10-11 (USA)


An NYPD cop is 'killed' in an accident. The death is faked, and he is inducted into the organization CURE, dedicated to preserving the constitution by working outside of it. Remo is to become the enforcement wing (assassin) of CURE, and learns an ancient Korean martial art from Chiun, the Master of Sinanju. Based on the popular pulp series "The Destroyer," by Richard Sapir and Warren Murphy.

Short Review

You can get carried along by the exuberance and likability of Remo: The Adventure Begins, only to have the despair of the pop mythology underneath it catch up with you the morning after.