Classic Trailer: Terminator 2: Judgment Day

This is still one of the greatest teaser trailers of all time; it shows no actual footage from the movie, thus it doesn’t spoil anything. It still manages to create expectations for what would become one of the best actio...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Classic Trailer: Malone (1987)

Burt Reynolds is cool, calm and collected in this underrated actioner which turns 30 on May 1st this year. It tells the story of an Ex-CIA hit-man running from his past (Malone) who finds just how difficult it is to retire when...
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Classic Trailer: Flashpoint (2007)

To celebrate Donnie Yen’s birthday today I thought I would share the US trailer to one of his finest hours: Flashpoint. Incredible fight scenes and a memorable villain really made this an instant classic. Plot: Sgt. Ma Ju...
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Classic Trailer: Universal Soldier (1992)

I feel really old watching this trailer as I remember seeing this movie in the theatre like it was yesterday. Man, it was such a blast and to this day it’s between this, Sudden Death and Hard Target as my favourite Jean-C...
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Classic Trailer: Cobra (1986)

A week can’t go by on this site without me posting something to do with Cobra but dammit all I love this movie and will continue to sing its praises. It was essentially an 80’s version of Dirty Harry with Stallone c...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Classic Trailer: RoboCop 2 (1990)

It’s hard to believe that this movie is now over 25 years old; I remember seeing it in the theatre and totally loved it. Yeah, that’s right, I love this movie. Is it as good as the first? No, but it’s still hu...
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: Sniper (1993)

Tom Berenger has always been one of the more underrated badasses out there and as I’ve said before I always thought he’d have made a fine Frank Castle in his younger days. He does though have the Sniper series under...
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Classic Trailer: American Ninja

The American Ninja movies were always fantastically cheesy and hugely entertaining. The best thing about them was how crap most of the ninjas actually were. They would rarely be good at fighting and some of them would wear yell...
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Classic Trailer: The Last Boy Scout (1991)

For me, this is Bruce Willis’ second best movie after Die Hard; it has a crackling script from Shane Black, awesome direction from the late, great Tony Scott and Bruce Willis is cooler than ever. There are so many quotabl...
by Eoin Friel