The 10 Best Hans Zimmer Action Movie Scores

Hans Zimmer is arguably the greatest action movie composer of all time; during the 90’s especially he was the master of military-style bombast and memorable themes, without ever sounding cheesy. From looking at his resume...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

10 Awesome Subway Showdowns

I hate it when I’m on the subway and get hassled by a group of thugs where I am forced to use my particular set of skills to bring the pain… don’t you? The subway in action movies usually proves to be pretty d...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

10 of the Best: Steven Seagal Movies

I have to admit that I haven’t watched a lot of his straight to DVD movies of the past few years, although Maximum Conviction was good fun. In the 90’s though, Seagal starred in some awesome actioners so here’...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

10 of the Best: Buddy Movies

The Buddy movie has always been an important staple of the action genre. Two mismatched people (usually cops) are forced to work together despite their love/hate relationship. There are almost too many to put on one list but th...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

10 of the Best: Action Movie Vehicles

One of the things that makes an action movie awesome are the vehicles. There are far too many awesome vehicles to put on this puny list, but these are my personal favourites.               &nb...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

10 of the Best: Action Movie Couples

Seeing as it’s Valentine’s Day and all, I decided to spotlight the romantic side of action. The hero that would do anything to save his love. The damsel in distress who needs her better half to break some skulls. It...
by Omar
 

 
 

The 10 Best Arnold Schwarzenegger Movies

So the time has come; the votes have been calculated and you’ve had several weeks to choose your favourite movie from Arnold Schwarzenegger. I must say I’m surprised by some of the entries and the lack of love for C...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

10 of the Best: Action Movie Music Scores of 2012

1. The Expendables 2 by Brian Tyler, pretty much the same as the first movie’s score but it’s sheer action movie bombast and few other scores could kick as much ass this year. 2. The Dark Knight Rises by Hans Zimmer...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

10 of the Best: “That Guy!”

We all know these guys but it’s always been a case of  “where have I seen him before?” So here are 10 actors who have been working in the industry for years but haven’t earned the love/respect they dese...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

10 of the Best: Dolph Lundgren Movies

There’s a reason Dolph Lundgren has lasted this long in the movie industry, he’s awesome. Whether he’s a good guy or bad guy, you can’t help but love him when he’s on screen. Of all the action star...
by Eoin Friel