3 Ninjas Kick Back
3 Ninjas Kick Back (1994)

Rocky, Colt, and Tum Tum return in this action-comedy filmed in Japan, the sequel to the 1992 Disney film "3 Ninjas." This time the three young Japanese-American boys have two things to accomplish: they must help their… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: August 7, 2001
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Critic Score: 15% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jeff Shannon
Seattle Times

3 Ninjas was a surprising box-office hit with the Saturday matinee family crowd, earning the highest cost-to-profit ratio of that year and instantly mandating this all-too-unnecessary sequel.

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Emanuel Levy
Variety

Clearly made with an eye on the international market, this movie is set for the most part in Japan, shrewdly adding a female ninja to the three boys, thus broadening the potential demographics.

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Brian Costello
Common Sense Media

Immature humor, sexism in trite '90s sequel.

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Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times

3 Ninjas Kick Back is just as lively and engaging as the 1992 original

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Stephen Holden
New York Times

Instead of exalting physical grace and virtuosity, this film's slapdash action sequences resort repeatedly to the old trick of accelerating the action to the speed of a silent-film chase.

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Stephen Hunter
Baltimore Sun

Loud, callow, jejune, infantile, puerile and annoying as hell.

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John Petrakis
Chicago Tribune

Fantasy is one thing. 3 Ninjas Kick Back is something else entirely: junk food laced with testosterone.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

Who was this movie made for? Not for me, that's sure, but I have a hunch younger kids will find it satisfying.

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Fred Topel
About.com

Worse than the first one. These kids are no Spy Kids.

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Flixster Audience Score: 39% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
First sequel to 3 Ninjas offers nothing new to the series except a lot more pointless and awful entertainment. This film does nothing to be effective… More
Lenny Muggsy
Just saw this the other day, it had been since the 90's since the last time I watched it. I remembered it being an epic journey going to Japan and all,… More
Aj V
Oh, goodness not another 3 ninjas movie. This series was just trying to make a Karate Kid copy cat, but with cuter kids. My little brother made me watch them… More
Yinalí Ríos
Love these movies.
Dean McKenna
More kid-pleasing entertainment has our three youthful heroes forced to choose between playing in a championship baseball game and accompanying their all-wise… More
Sylvester Kuo
Don't ever watch it!