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July 15, 2017
 

Classic TV Spot for The Challenge (1982)

Scott Glenn and Toshiro Mifune star in this underrated classic with fight scenes coordinated by some guy called Steven Seagal. Directed by the late, great John Frankenheimer The Challenge tells the story of an American boxer (Scott Glenn) that enters a ritual feud between two Japanese brothers (Toshirô Mifune, Atsuo Nakamura) over two coveted samurai swords.

This TV spot makes me nostalgic as Hell..



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.



 
 

 

Still Waiting for Immortals 2? Check Out these Greek Mythology Fixes

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James Lew- EMMY Winner!

Master James Lew has shattered the mythical glass ceiling. Asians in Hollywood garnering an Emmy is one of those enigmas that rarely happens. Hard to believe it was over 14 years ago I met Master James Lew. The man has paid his...
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Casino Games in Famous Movie Franchises

https://pixabay.com/en/poker-royal-flush-card-game-win-2198117/ Gambling is associated with risk, danger, adrenaline. This makes casino games a favorite topic for movie directors. It adds thrill and unpredictability to the plot...
by Eoin Friel