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August 30, 2015
 

Classic Trailer: Speed (1994)

Speed remains one of my all time favourite action movies; its premise seems so simple and yet ingenious at the same time. Keanu Reeves was perfectly cast as Jack Traven with Dennis Hopper chewing scenery to perfection as the madman holding a bus load of passengers hostage.

SYNOPSIS: Los Angeles police officer Jack (Keanu Reeves) angers retired bomb squad member Howard Payne (Dennis Hopper) by foiling his attempt at taking hostages. In revenge, Payne arms a bus with a bomb that will explode if it drops below 50 miles per hour. With the help of spunky passenger Annie (Sandra Bullock), Jack and his partner Harry (Jeff Daniels) try to save the people on the bus before the bomb goes off, while also trying to figure out how Payne is monitoring them.



About the Author

Eoin Friel
Eoin Friel
I grew up watching JCVD, Sly and Arnold destroy bad guys, blow things up and spew one-liners like it's a fashion statement. Action is everything I go to the movies for and the reason I came up with this site is to share my love for the genre with everyone.



 
 

 

With Daniel Craig All But Confirmed, Can Bond Find His Mojo Again?

The character of James Bond has always carried a swagger and a touch of elitism that has helped to create a quintessentially upper-class British portrayal of an action hero; one who, of course, enjoys drinking a watered do...
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Remo Williams: A Retrospective

Plot: A New York cop wakes up from a mysterious accident with a new identity. He finds himself in the employ of a secret unit which was set up to investigate a dangerous industrialist whose organization has secured several gove...
by Eoin Friel
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James Bond 25 Has a Release Date

I guess this means Daniel Craig is coming back after all which will give him plenty to complain about; I was hoping for a revamp but it looks like the 25th James Bond film will hit the U.S. on November 8, 2019.  According ...
by Eoin Friel
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