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...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Classic Trailer: Bloodsport (1988)

The movie that made Jean-Claude Van Damme an action superstar remains one of his best flicks; although Frank Dux may not be the person we all thought in real life, it doesn’t make this movie any less awesome. JCVD is at h...
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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 Trailer: Midnight Run

Midnight Run remains one of the most entertaining action comedies of all time. It has a hilarious amount of swearing and the cast are all on top form. The cast includes Robert De Niro, Charles Grodin, Yaphet Kotto, John Ashton,...
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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: 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...
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Classic Trailer: Excessive Force (1993)

I always thought it was a shame that Thomas Ian Griffith didn’t become a huge action star; he had the moves and the charisma and this movie is an underrated gem. The supporting cast also includes Lance Henriksen, James Ea...
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Classic Trailer: Dirty Harry (1971)

“You know what happens with guys I work with…” Ah Harry Callahan, the original cop who plays by his own rules. Clint Eastwood was at his badass best in Dirty Harry and this old-school trailer reminds us just h...
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Classic Trailers: Hard To Kill

“I’m going to take you to the bank, Senator Trent… The Blood Bank!” Best. Line. Ever. Hard to Kill remains one of Steven Seagal’s best movies; when his awesomely named character Mason Storm is left...
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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...
by Eoin Friel