Bat-Villains That Should be on Gotham

I know everyone wants to see The Joker or Bane and the Big Bads of Gotham, but for me we’ve seen all of them on screen and very recently too. I would love to see younger versions of some of the lesser known Bat-villains and a...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Inferior Action Movie Sequels

So a few weeks ago you may remember that I did a blog about some sequels which were just as good as, if not better than the original films. Today I’ve decided to explore some sequels which just didn’t live up to expectation...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

10 Superior Action Movie Sequels

Usually when you hear the word “sequel” you will sag into your chair and curse whatever deity you believe in for allowing such blasphemy to occur. Sometimes however, a sequel can come along and can be just as good a...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

The 10 Best Action Scenes of the Star Wars Saga

Well it is Star Wars Day after all, so if ever there’s a perfect time to have this top ten, it’s today.
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

The 10 Best Movie Monsters

To celebrate the upcoming release of Gareth Edwards’ Godzilla, I thought it was high time we took a look at some of the best monsters of the genre. Since I was a kid I have loved monsters in movies; from Ray Harryhausen u...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

The 10 Best ‘Transporter’ Trilogy Moments

I’ve always thoroughly enjoyed all three Transporter movies; first of all they introduced us to Jason Statham: The Action Star which kinda came out of nowhere. Also, the first movie came out at a time when “fun” action mo...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

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
 

 

 

The 10 Most Annoying Characters

There are certain movies which are hugely entertaining but are let down by annoying “comic relief” or cowardly characters. The 80’s practically always had the annoying sidekick so there are a few on the list h...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

The 10 Best Shouty Police Chiefs

We all love the scenes in action movies when the hero gets his ass handed to him by the Chief of Police/Captain/Commissioner/etc. Every decent cop movie has to have the angry Police Chief who is always shouting and yet grudging...
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...
by Eoin Friel