My Thoughts: The Red Dawn Remake

I like the original Red Dawn. An 80’s movie that capitalized on the Cold War atmosphere with Soviets trying to invade the USA and it’s up to Patrick Swayze and company to stop them. A goofy, good time. Of course, it...
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A Day in the Life of an Action Hero

A typical schedule in the life of an action hero: 1. 1000 – Wake up haggard with a bottle of Jack in my hand. Take a swig and head late to work. 2. 1100 – Get chewed out by the police captain. Respond with smart ass...
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Mother/Daughter Action Movies

One thing I want to see in action movies more often are mother-daughter teams. We’ve always had father-son and father-daughter type action movies that the mother is almost always absent or just in trouble. I demand more a...
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My Thoughts: Robocop Remake

Robocop is one of the most influential and standout movies of the 80’s and a classic in the sci-fi and action genres. Of course, it is getting remade along with everything else. But is it worth checking out? Maybe. So far...
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The Food Pyramid of Action

Being an action hero doesn’t just require you to kill bad guys, say one liners, and shoot as many guns as humanly possible. No, it requires much more than those kinds of criteria. You also have to keep in mind your nutrit...
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My Thoughts: Starship Troopers Remake

I can safely say that Starship Troopers is one of my favorite movies of all time. The satire, the effects, the characters, the Dina Meyer boobage, and the gore work so seamlessly in this film and just makes it one of the most e...
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The Return of Chuck Norris

So we have a Renaissance of action stars returning back to the genre that defined their careers. Schwarzenegger has several movies down the pipeline, Lundgren is having success, and now we get the news that Chuck Norris is plan...
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Action Hero Energy Drinks

Energy drinks are the rage these days. There’s an energy drink with just about every single flavor and all kinds of sugar and industrial crap to keep you wired for hours and crash for another two days. That got me thinkin...
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What Kind of Action Hero Are You?

Action heroes come in all shapes and sizes. They come in different packages that differentiate one from another. That’s the variety that draws us to the action genre. There’s never one kind of hero to root for. What...
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What Kind of Action Movie Villain Are You?

You can’t have an action hero without a worthy villain. The yin to his yang, The spaghetti to his meatballs. The person that intends to destroy our hero by any means necessary. But what kind of person is our hero dealing ...
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