Mano-A-Mano: Roddy Piper vs. Keith David: They Live

This is the best scene of the John Carpenter classic They Live; a classic punch up between Keith David and Roddy Piper. The two men are friends and the fight is over the stupidest thing of all time. Keith David refuses to put o...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Mano-A-Mano: Iron Man vs. Whiplash (Iron Man 2)

This is arguably the best scene of the movie; I mean how do you get Mickey Rourke to play an awesome villain like this and then totally under use him? Anyway, the scene takes place at the Monaco Grand Prix where Tony Stark is e...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Mano-A-Mano: Yuri Boyka vs. George ‘Iceman’ Chambers: Undisputed 2

The Undisputed sequels (2 & 3) are two of the best martial arts movies of recent times; the characters are well developed and Boyka especially has become a true icon of action. I’m kinda cheating for this one because ...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Mano-A-Mano: JCVD vs. Dolph Lundgren – Universal Soldier (1992)

This is going to be a new regular feature on the site where we can talk about some of our favourite fight scenes and discuss why they work so well. Hope you like it! Our first Mano-a-mano is between two titans of action; JCVD a...
by Eoin Friel