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...
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The 10 Best Vigilantes

The vigilante genre has always been popular with movie audiences. When a police force is too corrupt or useless to clean up the streets, someone takes the law into their own hands to bring justice to the land. The interesting t...
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: Chuck Norris Movies

I have to admit that I was a late bloomer with Chuck Norris and only saw his films for the first time a few years ago. There is no doubt he is a Legend of Action, so here are my personal favourite movies of his. 10. An Eye for ...
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10 of the Best: JCVD Fight Scenes

A few weeks ago I posted my personal favourite Jean-Claude Van Damme movies, so today I thought I would bring up the subject of his best fight scenes. It’s a tough list to choose from as JCVD has had his fair share of awe...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

10 of the Best: 2012 Action Movies

So, December is here and we’ve already done the Action Elite Awards for the year. But what are the 10 best R Rated action movies of 2012? 1. Safe – Like I said before, it was a tough choice between this and Ex 2, bu...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

10 of the Best: Bad Girls

We all love a girl who can kick our asses, but there are very few genuinely decent action movie female villains to choose from. Here are a select few of my personal faves.                ...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

The 10 Best Bad Guy Deaths

If there’s one thing sadly missing from a lot of today’s blockbusters, it’s the epic bad guy death. That hilariously over the top death which will make you laugh rather than be shocked. Bad guys should never g...
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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...
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10 of the Best: All Time Greatest Action Heroes

I just realised I’ve never done a list of my ten favourite action stars of all time so I’m going to try and put together a list below. Hope you like it. 1. Sylvester Stallone – It was tough to choose between A...
by Eoin Friel