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Body Count

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With low-budget headliners like Brigitte Nielsen, Robert Davi, Steven Bauer, and Jan-Michael Vincent, the supporting cast had better be something special. Body Count, a direct-to-video action flick, features unknown and untalented Cindy Ambuehl, who easily steals her scenes as an FBI special agent with a preference for hot pants. Sonny Chiba also appears, as an assassin stalking the cops who put him behind bars; but while the aging Street Fighter star still looks in good shape, his stunts seem more worthy of Pat Morita than Jackie Chan. At least he’s ably matched by the geriatric action, which appropriately reaches its peak on a laughably low-speed trolley car. C-

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