No Respect at All: Westerns

The action genre has plenty of subgenres within that offers multiple avenues of entertainment. Buddy cop action movies, war movies, disaster movies, action horror, and so on. However, one of the oldest and most respected of the...
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Straight to DVD: The Promised Land

For years and years, straight to DVD movies have always been looked down upon as inferior and generally just crappy. If your movie gets the straight to DVD treatment, you might as well stamp the words “done for” on ...
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James Bond & The Heineken

You may have already heard the uproar over the Heineken that James Bond is supposedly drinking in the movie Skyfall. The feedback has been very negative and you might be wondering why is that? Well, it’s simple. MartinisĀ...
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Why Are We So Hard On Action Movies Today?

If you ask most action movie fans, they will utterly destroy a movie like Transformers or Abduction and how they are terrible action movies. They’ll also say these movies are not worthy with the rest of the pack because t...
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What Insanity Will Crank 3 Entail?

The Crank films are Statham’s Rambo series. It’s his Die Hard. People may discuss about The Transporter movies being that franchise, but Crank exemplify the best of Statham. Batshit insanity and adrenaline up the as...
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Why Older is Better

Today’s action movies generally have to have a young lad to play the lead role because you expect someone younger to more versatile in the ways of action. You might be thinking someone in their 20s or even in their early ...
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The Life of a Henchman

Action henchmen get a bad rap. They’re usually just viewed as that guy who got shot in the head at point blank range or that guy who was used as a human meat shield. However, henchmen provide so much more than just fodder...
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My Thoughts: Total Recall & Dredd Remakes

Remakes are everywhere nowadays and here are two more remakes that take loved classics and updating them for a new audience. We have the Total Recall remake starring Colin Farrell and directed by Len Wiseman and Dredd starring ...
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The Next Big Action Director

We all like to discuss as to who will carry the torch once Stallone, Schwarzenegger, and Willis move on from action films or retire. However, we never discuss who will take the reins of the directorial duties of providing actio...
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Transported to the 80’s

2013 will literally start with a bang as three of the biggest and iconic stars in the action genre will have their own individual films coming out within a few weeks from each other. After their epic team up in Expendables 2, t...
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