The Expendables: Theatrical vs. Director’s Cut

Normally when you see “Unrated” it usually just means a bit of CG blood and some swearing added to a movie but in the case of The Expendables, the Extended Director’s Cut is a very different film. The story is the same, b...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Hulk 2003 vs. The Incredible Hulk 2008

Few people talk about The Incredible Hulk from 2008 and focus more on Iron Man and Thor, but to me The Incredible Hulk delivered in nearly every way. Even fewer people talk about Ang Lee’s 2003 Hulk movie which I also think i...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Hard Target vs. Surviving the Game

Two movies where homeless people are hunted for sport. One has human heads in jars and one has someone punching a snake. One is directed by action maestro John Woo and the other is directed by Ernest R. Dickerson. Both are grea...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Versus: Arnie vs. Sly

The time has come for the ultimate showdown; the two titans of action. Arnold Schwarzenegger vs. Sylvester Stallone. Both are beloved by action fans with libraries of classic actioners to their names. But who truly is the king?...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Seal Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden (2012) TV Version Vs. DC Cut

The film Seal Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden was shown in US television on November 4th, 2012 (two days before the presidential election) on National Geographic. It was the channel’s first film in feature length. I...
by Weasel
 

 

 

King Kong (1933) vs. King Kong (1976) vs. King Kong (2005)

He’s one of the greatest movie monsters of all time and few things can compare to him beating up other huge monsters, be it a T-Rex or Godzilla. He’s been in 3 Hollywood versions so King Kong vs. Godzilla, etc doesn...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Total Recall (2012) Theatrical Cut VS. Extended Director’s Cut

The original Total Recall is built upon two major story lines. On the one hand, there’s the misery, which Douglas Quaid brings upon himself by going to Rekall which was planned by his former self Carl Hauser and his emplo...
by Weasel
 

 

 

Crank vs. The Transporter

Everyone loves The Stath and these are his 2 biggest franchises so far, but which one is the best? During the earlier 2000’s the action genre was pretty dried up, Stallone had disappeared into DTV Hell (temporarily) and Arnie...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Versus: 300 vs. Immortals

300 gets more love from the public and Immortals tends to get dumped on a little more than it deserves. Let’s go through the Pros and Cons of each film and decide a winner, then add your thoughts below.     &nbs...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

The Avengers vs. The Dark Knight Rises vs. The Amazing Spider-Man

I bet you were thinking “Eoin, how come you haven’t done a superhero best of, for 2012?” I just know that’s what you were thinking, wasn’t it? Well, here it is; we had three Big Superhero epics thi...
by Eoin Friel