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Tag Archive: action

The Rambothon – Part 1

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The Rambo series is one that I certainly knew by reputation growing up…every 80’s kid did. By the time of the third movie the name had become a catch-all for any ridiculous action… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Angel Has Fallen’

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Director: Ric Roman Waugh Cast: Gerard Butler, Morgan Freeman, Nick Nolte, Danny Huston, Michael Landes, Tim Blake Nelson, Piper Perabo, Jada Pinkett Smith, Lance Reddick Plot: After being involved in two different terrorist… Continue reading

Retro Review: ‘The Flying Guillotine’

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One of the things I love about the Shaw Brothers martial arts flicks is the use of elaborate and often ridiculous weaponry. While they may be impractical in a real fight, these weapons… Continue reading

Retro Review: ‘Lady Street Fighter’

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In 1975, B-movie director James Bryan made the movie, Deadly Games. It was promptly locked in a vault so that nobody would have to suffer it. That is until 1981, wanting to ride… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’

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You can read Gfunk’s review right here!   Plot: Five years after the destruction of San Fransisco, Godzilla has disappeared. However, the crypto-zoological organization Monarch has tasked itself with tracking and studying the… Continue reading

Retro Review: ‘Five Deadly Venoms’

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A young martial artist is tasked with granting the wish of his dying master and locate his five most prized students who have adopted the fighting styles of five different animals. Thus begins… Continue reading

Retro Review: ‘The Street Fighter’

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I already know many of you are expecting a review of the terribly awesome Jean-Claude Van Damme movie (that will probably come in a later Retro Review) or the even worse one with… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Upgrade’

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Director: Leigh Whannell Cast:¬†Logan Marshall-Green, Betty Gabriel, Harrison Gilbertson, Benedict Hardie, Melanie Vallejo, Simon Maiden Plot: Grey is a mechanic who strongly believes in the value of hard work and getting your hands… Continue reading

Retro Review: ‘Samurai Cop’

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The Los Angeles Police Department is under siege by a gang known as the Katana and their leader Fuji Fujiyama. At their wits end they turned to an officer from outside of their… Continue reading

Retro Review: ‘Never Too Young to Die’

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I have made it no secret I love big dumb 80’s action flicks, and today I present one of the weirdest films in this category. Starring a young John¬† Stamos, an old George… Continue reading