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August 15, 2016
 

Confrontation Theme from Thief (1981)

Thief may well be my favourite Michael Mann film; James Cann is fantastic in it but as with all Mann films where would they be without some classic music?

The score to Thief was provided by Tangerine Dream who were one of the most influential bands from the 80’s except the best track is from the very end of the film called “Confrontation” and it’s by Craig Safan.

It’s unbelievably epic Pink Floyd style electric guitars insist that you walk away from an explosion in slow motion preferably while smoking a cigar.



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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. We also want to help promote new talent whether you're making blockbusters, low-budget Indie movies or fan films; if it's action, it's awesome.



 
 

 

Chaney vs. Jim Henry: Hard Times (1975)

Hard Times remains one of Walter Hill’s finest hours with Charles Bronson looking lean and mean as drifter turned fighter for hire Chaney. He gets taken on by the fast talking Speed (James Coburn) and takes part in a few ...
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Blu-ray Details for John Wick: Chapter 2

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First Synopsis from Tomb Raider Reboot

I always enjoyed the Tomb Raider games but felt the Angelina Jolie movies weren’t as good as they maybe could have been. This new reboot stars Alicia Vikander as the legendary Lara Croft and today the official synopsis ha...
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