In The Crosshairs

News

Jake Busey’s Predator Character Revealed?

Although I had become less interested in The Predator of late this new piece of info has raised my spirits as it will directly connect to the first two Predator films, especially part 2. Speaking with The Red Booth, Jake Busey stated: “[Shane Black] called me and he said ‘Hey, you wanna do this movie? […]

Clips

New Atomic Blonde Clip | Chapter 3

The way they keep releasing clips for this movie the less we’ll need to see it in theatres as we’ll have seen most of it already. Anyway, if you want to see another clip we have a new fight scene from Atomic Blonde. Plot: A high-stakes, global action-thriller that takes place in the city of […]

News

The Accountant Sequel is in The Crosshairs

According to Deadline “Warner Bros is mobilizing a sequel to the 2016 hit The Accountant. Screenwriter Bill Dubuque, director Gavin O’Connor and Ben Affleck are in talks to return, along with the producers Lynette Howell Taylor and Mark Williams. All those deals are being worked out right now. I’m told they will then work out […]

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Tunnel (2016) Review

Plot: A car salesman (Ha Jung-woo) fights for survival inside a collapsed tunnel while rescue workers race against time to free him. Review: I always enjoy a good disaster movie and Tunnel is one of the better ones I’ve seen in a recent years; Jung-woo Ha plays the salesman Jung-soo who is on his way […]

Trailers

Trailer for Jackie Chan’s The Foreigner

This is the type of movie I’ve been wanting to see Jackie Chan doing; after a few years of frankly crappy movies could The Foreigner be awesome? Based on Stephen Leather’s 1992 novel ‘The Chinaman’, this taut thriller stars world-renowned action star Jackie Chan as a humble restaurant owner in London’s Chinatown. On a mission […]

Classic Kills

Death Wish 2: Do You Believe in Jesus?

Death Wish 2 is easily the most brutal in the series and that rape scene was always horrific to watch; I’ll be honest and say I usually fast forward that part. This scene however, has some dark humour as Paul Kersey (Charles Bronson) finds one of the scumbags responsible for the attack on his family. […]


 
 

 

Where Should Mike Banning Destroy Next?

Olympus Has Fallen and London Has Fallen were both hugely enjoyable old-school action movies and Gerard Butler’s Mike Banning is one of the few action hero characters left in modern action cinema. I don’t want to see the se...
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I Am Wrath (2016) Review

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The Verdict: 2.5 / 5 - Meh!
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478: The Perfect Next Step for Arnie?

In 478, Arnold Schwarzenegger plays a man whose wife and child die in a plane crash. The tragedy was caused by an air traffic controller’s screw-up. The air traffic controller is vilified for his mistake and placed into prote...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

William Zabka Interview

William Zabka will always be remembered for his role as one of the most hated bullies in cinematic history. It’s been just over 30 years since the release of the 80’s classic, THE KARATE KID and audiences still hold...
by Corey Danna
 

 
 

Official Trailer for The Asian Connection

Today we have the official trailer for Steven Seagal’s new film The Asian Connection. The plot is about two American expatriates, Jack and Sam, who unwittingly steal a drug lord’s money when they rob a series of banks i...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

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
 

 
 

In Defence of Steven Seagal

In the 90’s I was all about JCVD and Sensei Seagal; they were arguably my favourite action stars and movies like Out For Justice, Hard to Kill, Above the Law and Marked for Death were practically on repeat in my trusty VH...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Charlize Theron Joins Furious 8

It’s the series which just won’t end and according to Deadline “Universal Pictures has closed Charlize Theron to star in Fast 8, which director F. Gary Gray and producer Neal Moritz move into production next m...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

We’re Getting 4 Avatar Sequels?

That’s not a typo… FOUR! I don’t even care about one sequel; sure Avatar was pretty looking and an entertaining watch but it didn’t need a sequel and it’s been so long since the original that would...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Trailer for Western ‘Traded’

Any movie with Kris Kristofferson in it is worth watching; he doesn’t even need to act in this movie, he was a born cowboy like Sam Elliott. Traded also stars Trace Adkins and Michael Paré and is directed by Timothy Wood...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Celebrating 30 Years of Cobra

Plot: Los Angeles policeman Lt. Marion “Cobra” Cobretti (Sylvester Stallone) finds himself at the center of a spate of murders carried out by a secret society called New Order: killers who select “weak”...
by Eoin Friel