Classsic Trailer: Robocop (1987)

I still have no interest in a remake of this film and that’s all I’ll say on the matter. What I will say is that Robocop remains one of the best action movies of all time with hilarious satire, brutal violence and a...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Classic Trailer: Action Jackson (1988)

Action Jackson is one of my favourite movies; it’s just a blast with Carl Weathers proving he’s got the goods to be an action star… which for some reason never really happened… but it should have! I love...
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Classic Trailer: McBain (1991)

“Bye book!” Oops, wrong McBain but this underrated Christopher Walken gem is action packed with some spectacular sequences. I was reading some comments by some trolls on YouTube (aren’t they all?) who describe...
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Classic Trailer: Blind Fury (1989)

Blind Fury is pure 80’s cheese at its best; Rutger Hauer is likeable, funny and yet totally badass as he slices and dices his way through bad guys. Today I thought I’d share the trailer to this 1989 reimagining of Z...
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Classic Trailer: Big Trouble in Little China

Hard to believe this movie turns 30 this July and I’ll do a celebration of it around about that date but today I thought I would post the original trailer which remains as quotable as ever. PLOT: Kurt Russell plays hard-b...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Classic Trailer: Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

Raiders of the Lost Ark is arguably my all-time favourite film; Harrison Ford made Indy an instant icon and the movie is pretty much flawless. The action is fantastic with jaw-dropping stunts, a fantastic ending and one of the ...
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Classic Trailer: Mission of Justice (1992)

This is probably the most action packed and exciting trailer since… always. Jeff Wincott punches and kicks everybody in the face and this might well be my favourite film of his. Plenty of action, a huge bodycount and a ca...
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Classic Trailers: Missing in Action Trilogy

The Missing in Action movies are arguably Chuck Norris’ best movies, aside from Invasion USA. There’s something about seeing these trailers that fills me with warmth and nostalgia. Check ’em out below and if y...
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Classic Trailer: Extreme Prejudice (1987)

If you haven’t seen this movie, drop what you are doing and go and buy it… have you done it? Good, now watch this trailer then go watch the full movie. Walter Hill directs Nick Nolte, Clancy Brown, Rip Torn, Michael...
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Classic Trailer: Rolling Thunder (1977)

This trailer is wonderfully grainy and old-school; I love every second of it but I love the movie even more. William Devane is perfectly cast as a recently released Vietnam POW called Major Charles Rane who is given a hero̵...
by Eoin Friel