It’s time to Fireback!


If you’re in the mood to watch a really bad sub-B-movie action film featuring a villain with a golden hand, then you’re in the right place! Fireback, starring Richard Harrison, was released in 1978, and, if you believe the trailer below, was full of rugged realism and dynamic action. Oh, and more than a few Bond-esque gadgets!

The best line in this movie surely has to be this gem, uttered by the police chief when describing Harrison’s character Jack Kaplan:

“He can turn an ordinary soft drink straw into a weapon.”

Hayden Yale

Child of the 80's. Born, raised and living in the Cheshire countryside, England.Lover of fan art, especially if it is based on my childhood heroes from Masters of the Universe, Thundercats, Transformers and TMNT. Penchant for almost anything retro, especially movies, games and art.

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