Tag Archives: Action

A walking weapon that never misses: Top 10 CHUCK NORRIS movies

Today we salute the king of all kings – the man who is awake 25hrs a day and can blow bubbles with beef jerky. Chuck ...

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“A man’s got to know his limitations”: Top 15 CLINT EASTWOOD movies

Everything he touches turns to gold and his works with Sergio Leone and  Don Siegel will go down in cinema history as being some of the coolest films ...

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That’s it! It’s time to grow a long thin mustache: Top 30 CHARLES BRONSON movies

John Huston once summed Charles Bronson (1921 – 2003) up as “A grenade with the pin pulled”. A true film legend; Bronson could just stand there and ...

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Lee Marvin and Gene Hackman go head-to-head: PRIME CUT review

This is a bizarre 1970’s action thriller about a no-nonsense hit man (Lee Marvin) who is sent to Kansas City to settle a debt with a man with a woman’s ...

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Just a man and his will to survive: EYE OF THE TIGER review

The Rocky III theme song “Eye of the Tiger” by Survivor, is one of the most recognizable songs ever, and a couple of years after Rocky ...

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Viva Chiba – The badass of badasses: THE BODYGUARD trailer

Below is a trailer for The Bodyguard (1976, aka. Karate Kiba) with the legendary Sonny Chiba. The film opens with the “Path of the righteous man” text from ...

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More Chiba mayhem: YAKUZA DEKA: THE ASSASSIN trailer

In Yakuza Deka: The Assassin (1970), the sequel to Yakuza Deka, Sonny Chiba infiltrates two rival gangs. Not as good as the first film, but Chiba is so cool ...

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Sonny Chiba will make you his bitch: YAKUZA DEKA trailer

Martial arts legend Sonny Chiba is one of the coolest guys ever to walk the planet and a key antihero of Asian cinema. Below, trailer for Yakuza ...

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Unfairly overlooked 70s modern western: VIGILANTE FORCE review

A small town comes under attack from a group of violent and peculiar-looking rednecks, so a no-nonsense Vietnam veteran (played by Kris Kristofferson – in his prime) is hired ...

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Sword in one hand, baby oil in the other: THE ADVENTURES OF HERCULES trailer

Above is the trailer for The Adventures of Hercules (1985, aka. Hercules 2) – Luigi Cozzi’s goofy sequel to Hercules (1983). This time, our mumbling near-naked hero (Lou Ferrigno) and ...

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Without doubt, one of the most enjoyably bad movies ever made: “YOR” review

Fellow bad movie lovers, gather round my brethren for here there be a classic: Antonio Margheriti’s Yor is a barbarian/spaceship/dinosaur movie about an axe-wielding guy with big ...

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THE THING WITH TWO HEADS: The most fantastic medical experiment ever dared!

This is a… um, rather bizarre blaxploitation/horror/action/monster/comedy about a racist doctor (Academy Award winner Ray Milland) who has his head transplanted on to the body of a black man from death ...

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Runnin’ around the woods with no clothes on: DEADLY PREY review

I don’t know where to start with this 80’s low budget masterpiece. Let’s see… A bloodthirsty mercenary-group kidnap civilians and use them for target practice. But ...

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If you’ve got to fight… Fight dirty: THE STREET FIGHTER review

What is the most badass kung fu movie of all time? Who knows? I wouldn’t be surprised if it turned out to be The Street Fighter – ...

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Quite possibly the weirdest film in existence: FANTASY MISSION FORCE review

Fantasy Mission Force is set in what appears to be the 1940s. Japanese nazis from Luxembourg are trying to take over the world. During an attack somewhere ...

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Let it snow, let it snow: “Lady Snowblood” – A masterpiece in its own right

Here’s a shot of Meiko Kaji on the set of Lady Snowblood (1973). Along with its sequel, it served as one of the main inspirations for ...

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