John Wick vs. John Wick: Chapter 2

A genuinely decent, nicely shot, R rated actioner with first rate characters is pretty rare these days but there have been a select few. I’d say the best series would have to be John Wick which not only reinvigorated Keanu Re...
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Shanghai Noon vs. Shanghai Knights

It was announced a few months back that a third entry in the ‘Shanghai” series was in development with Napoleon Dynamite director Jared Hess in line to helm it; there is no word on whether the two leads (Jackie Chan and Owe...
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Ong-Bak vs. The Protector

Tony Jaa made a name for himself as an exciting new force in martial arts movies with the action packed Ong-Bak & The Protector. We’ll ignore the sequels to both movies as none of them were particularly good but the o...
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Casino Royale (1967) vs. Casino Royale (2006)

Seeing as everything from The Crow to Commando is being lined up for the remake treatment in the coming months, it seems like a good time to have a look back over how other cinematic revamps have fared. In particular, it’s th...
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SPL vs. SPL 2: A Time for Consequences

With the recent theatrical and VOD release of SPL 2: A Time for Consequences or Kill Zone 2 as it’s known in North America, I thought it would be the perfect time to compare them both and see which is the better movie. Th...
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Con Air: Theatrical vs. Extended Cut

Con Air has always been one of my favourite films so imagine how pleased I was when I bought the Extended Edition a few years ago. The extended cut is apparently 379 seconds longer than the theatrical cut; a lot of it is sweari...
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Back in Action vs. Tough and Deadly

The 90’s really was an awesome era for B-movies with a new straight to video star popping up every few weeks. Today we take a look at two cheese-tastic movies starring Billy Blanks and the late, great Roddy “Rowdy&#...
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Days of Future Past Theatrical vs. Rogue Cut

I picked up the extended Rogue Cut of X-Men Days: Days of Future Past the other day so I thought I’d put a piece together to see if it was worth purchasing. The short answer is yes, it is very much worth picking up. Although ...
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Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist vs. Mortal Kombat: Legacy

It’s a rare occasion that video game adaptations are actually decent movies but occasionally the odd gem pops up and I think we can all agree that two of the all-time greats are in fact web series. Street Fighter: Assassin’...
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Expendables Premiere: John Matrix vs. Dutch Schaefer

A while back we did a vs. blog featuring these two characters, however our buddies over at Expendables Premiere are running a rather awesome tournament at the moment where you are able to vote for yourselves. It’s at a cr...
by Eoin Friel