Professional Kickboxing Association World Kickboxing Champion Jerry "Golden Boy" Trimble petitions for his own franchise with STRANGLEHOLD, a martial-arts mixer-up filmed in Australia, judging by the accents to be heard.
Ryan Cooper (Trimble) is an attache and executive gofer for Congresswoman Helen Fillmore (Jillian McWhirter), one of those closet glamour-pusses in librarian drag. As they tour the Chemco industrial plant in Malaysia, jolly PR flak Gerald Richter (Vernon Wells) goes ballistic and locks the place
down with his own private army. His plan is to blow up the Chemco site and siphon off 2,000 gallons of nerve gas through a secret pipeline to a docksid...