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’...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

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
 

 
 

Godzilla vs. King Kong. vs. Pacific Rim

Ever since I was a child I have loved monster movies; I can’t put my finger on why but watching creatures beat the crap out of each other or stomping on cities is my happy place. Godzilla (2014), King Kong (2005) and Paci...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Casey Bowman vs. Casey Ryback

Two men with girly sounding names but with a particular set of skills which make them deadly to their enemies. Casey Bowman (Scott Adkins) is the protagonist in the Ninja movies directed by Isaac Florentine and Casey Ryback (St...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

The Expendables 3: Theatrical vs. Unrated Cut

So I finally managed to get the Unrated Cut of The Expendables 3 and watched it last night. Several of you have asked me what’s so different about this uncut version so I thought I would do a little comparison blog. The first...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

The Man from Nowhere (2010) vs. No Tears for the Dead (2014)

Korean action cinema is rapidly becoming the go-to place for adult oriented action movies. Two of my favourites from the past few years have been 2010’s The Man from Nowhere and 2014’s No Tears for the Dead. Both movies hav...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Lock Up vs. Escape Plan

I must give props to one of our fans 최지용 who gave me the inspiration for this Versus article. We have 2 Sylvester Stallone movies, which actually have rather similar plots: A man is wrongfully imprisoned and suffers at t...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Franchise Wars: Bloodsport vs. Kickboxer Sequels

Bear in mind this is not about the Jean-Claude Van Damme movies Bloodsport and Kickboxer, but actually their sequels which vary in quality but still manage to have some entertainment value. The stars of these sequels are Daniel...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Cyborg: Theatrical vs. Director’s Cut

Jean-Claude Van Damme’s Cyborg is a bit of a mixed bag; it isn’t one of my favourite movies of his but it certainly has its moments, most noticeably its tone. It paints a pretty bleak future for mankind and it created a rea...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Die Hard vs. Die Hard 2

Is part 2 better than part 1?  That is an age old question.  Sometimes the answer is yes, most of the time no.  Sure we can all agree that Lethal Weapon 2 is better than part 1. Best of the Best 2 is far superior to part 1....
by Cory G