“I Was Making a Sandwich” – Death Wish 4

If there’s one thing you should never do, it’s interrupt Charles Bronson when he’s making a sandwich. Clearly he gets a little cranky and will throw you around the room like rag doll and then you’ll ever...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Bar Fight from Above the Law (1988)

What better way to celebrate Sensei Seagal’s 64th birthday than to pay tribute to one of his very best movies: Above the Law. Plot: A martial-arts expert and former CIA agent, Nico Toscani (Steven Seagal) is working as a ...
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Parkour Chase from Casino Royale (2006)

Casino Royale turns 10 years old in a few months and watching this clip reminds me how blown away I was by this scene when it first came out; this was a James Bond we had never seen before with Daniel Craig running, jumping, sh...
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Stick Fight from Rambo III

While watching the first teaser trailer to Jason Bourne the other night I was reminded of Rambo III. I’m sure the Bourne movie won’t be anything like it but it reminded me of this sequence where John Rambo has his h...
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‘My Mule Don’t Like People Laughing’

Happy 86th Birthday to the legend that is Clint Eastwood!
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Classic Action Scene: JCVD Street Fights in Hard Target

Hard Target remains one of my very favourite Jean-Claude Van Damme movies; it’s essentially a 2 hour Levi’s commercial except with a huge bodycount. In this classic scene Natasha played by Yancy Butler is getting mu...
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Classic Action Scene: Cobra (1986) Supermarket Opening

If you don’t like this movie then frankly you suck; it is one of Stallone’s finest hours and what people tend not to understand is that Sly never takes himself seriously. He always has that twinkle in his eye and Co...
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Going to War from Raw Deal (1986)

Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Raw Deal turned 30 years old yesterday and what better way to celebrate than by posting the best scene of the movie? Kaminsky (Arnie) gets suited up to go kick some ass with some pounding electric ...
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Dock Fight from Redeemer (2015)

This is one of my favourite fight scenes of recent years which just so happens to be in one of my favourite movies too. The Latin Dragon AKA Marko Zaror stars in Redeemer where he plays a former hit man named Pardo who dishes ...
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Classic Action Scene: Bullitt – Car Chase

Who can forget this legendary cop movie starring Steve McQueen? This is arguably the best car chase in cinema history; no cgi, no fast cuts, just sheer driving skill. Steve McQueen’s driving skill too as I believe he like...
by Eoin Friel