Champion welterweight kickboxer Takeda Kozo makes his starring debut in the martial arts drama, Death Match. Here’s the trailer, which features some hard hitting and mostly realistic choreography, care of the experienced Takeda as well as a gallery that kind of hits the beats plotwise of what this genre will typically hold for audiences.
Synopsis: A Japanese fighter, newly released from prison returns to the Philippines for the woman and son he left behind. Looking for redemption, he engages in a series of underground street fighting matches to earn money for the family. When his skills bring him more and more notice from the wrong side of the law, will he be able to protect his family?