Despite ancient revenge scenarios, a dip into the KARATE KID pool, and an artificially whipped-up climax, FISTS OF IRON marshals enough energy on all fronts to make everything old look new again.
Mechanic/engineer Dale Hartwell (Michael Worth) is a dabbler in martial arts, but practices his skills only on bullying customers who refuse to pay. Boisterous buddy Matt (Nick Hill) takes him to a party at the mansion of fight promoter Gallagher (Marshall Teague). Irritated at Matt's flirting
with his kept lady Julie (Jenilee Harrison), Gallagher cues monstrous fighter Bragg (Matthias Hues) to teach Matt a lesson after he accepts a $2000 dare to last three rounds. Matt...