Another schlocky direct-to-video action feature, JUNGLEGROUND borrows freely from the much-copied THE MOST DANGEROUS GAME and ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK.
In a 1990s urban no-man's-land, vigilante ruler Odin (J.R. Bourne) and warlord Dragon (Pete Williams) promise their disciples a drug-free turf that's equally hostile to both dealers and cops. When veteran detective Jake Cornel (Roddy Piper) participates in a routine coke sting, a zealous fed,
Neilson (Nicholas Campbell), precipitates a shoot-out that causes the death of several law enforcers and the capture of Jake by the youthful minions of Odin.
Gloating with power, Odin grants Jake the waning nighttime hours t...