Originally Posted by Jinx_Barkman
Sonny Chiba is not the most polished martial artist and he may not have the most imposing physique but he has a certain raw, enigmatic presence that I think many other martial arts actors lack and that makes him my favorite. That being said, I would also like to give another recommendation for The Killing Machine. The Mas Oyama trilogy is a delightful experience as well.
The Killing Machine is a great martial arts film and a great exploitation film. I agree that Karate Bear Fighter, Karate Bull Fighter and Karate For Life are great films as well, and the now out-of-print BCI box set is a great purchase.