Shane Black’s ‘Lethal Weapon 2’: The Darkest Buddy Cop Movie That Never Got Made

How Shane Black almost brought a much darker 'Lethal Weapon 2' to light... Lethal Weapon was the film that put screenwriter Shane Black on the...

The Ultimate Significance of the Watch in ‘Die Hard’

Did you catch the whole thing with the watch in Die Hard? Like many members of the Ultimate Action Movie Club, I’ve probably seen Die...

Lionheart (1990): Van Damme’s Forgotten Masterpiece

Lionheart takes on Bloodsport for JCVD Supremacy With Jean-Claude Van Damme’s recent revelation that later this year he will begin filming Lionheart 2, a direct...

Scott Adkins in Ninja 2: Shadow of a Tear (2013)

How Scott Adkins singlehandedly keeps the Ninja genre alive and kicking! 10 years ago, there was a major attempt at revitalizing the Ninja movie subgenre....
Terminator 3 Rise of the Machines

Is ‘Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines’ a Good Action Movie?

In Defense of T3: Rise of the Machines... By the mid-1990s James Cameron was interested in returning to the director's chair to make a third...

Steve James: The Unheralded Pioneer of Ultimate Action

From the fun-loving Cannon Films sidekick to a rising action star, Steve James changed the face of ultimate action! It was on December 18th, 1993...

Triple Threat: An Ultimate Martial Arts Movie for the Ages

Tony Jaa, Scott Adkins, Tiger Chen, Michael Jai White, Iko Uwais all rolled into one ultimate action brawl. Since I was a child, I have...

Exploring the Original Equalizer Movie ‘Blood and Wine’

Before Denzel's Reboot There Was Blood and Wine (1987) We here at the Ultimate Action Movie Club are excited for the return of Denzel Washington...

UAMC Review: Mad Max Fury Road in Black & White Chrome 4K

A review of how Mad Max Fury Road holds up in Black & White 4K in a theater. Few action movie franchise reboots have enjoyed...

Why Didn’t ‘Action Jackson’ Get a Sequel?

The story of an ultimate 'Action Jackson' (1988) sequel. Action Jackson was the film that was supposed to launch the action movie career of its...