UAMC Review: Vigilante Justice Goes Sci-Fi in Upgrade (2018)

Upgrade (2018) creates an ultimate blend of sci-fi and vigilante justice. So I went into the theater hoping for a grind house movie right out...

Timecop: When Van Damme Did Action Sci-Fi Right

Celebrating Van Damme's Sci-Fi Classic Timecop (1994) If Jean-Claude Van Damme were to ever get his hands on a time machine, he might well be...

Rambo First Blood Part II is the Ultimate Action Movie. Period!

UAMC Discussion on Sylvester Stallone's greatest actioner. Rambo: Sir, do we get to win this time? Trautman: This time it’s up to you. Note: This post is...

The Ultimate Eurocrime of ‘The Cynic, The Rat And The Fist’ (1977)

Umberto Lenzi's The Cynic, The Rat, And The Fist delivers solid thrills as a late-cycle Eurocrime entry. This movie! Wow. The first minute made me...

Turbo Kid: An Ultimate and Charming Post-Apocalyptic Homage

A look back at how Turbo Kid explores the child-like appeal of bloody action and ultimate hyper-violence. Parodies on the action genre took off in...

Exploring the Complicated Legacy of Robocop 2 (1990)

Robocop 2's legacy lives on, but how do we reconcile with this ultimate sequel? While the original Robocop remains a beloved classic, Robocop 2 has...

Rambo 5: Last Blood: Everything About Stallone’s Final Rambo Performance

UAMC Could Not Be Any More Pumped for Sylvester Stallone’s Rambo V: Last Blood! The Ultimate Action Movie Club recently did an online poll about...

Seized: Scott Adkins and Isaac Florentine Are Back On It

Another great addition to a budding action director / star combo with Adkins & Florentine teaming up once again for Seized (2020). When word got...

The Crow: Looking Back on Brandon Lee’s Unforgettable Finale

Exploring the ultimate legacy behind the final film role of the great Brandon Lee... Directed by Alex Proyas, The Crow was a 1994 movie based...

Red Dawn: Back When American High Schoolers Kicked Russian Butt

Just Patrick Swayze killing commies in Red Dawn (1984). Red Dawn (1984), starring Patrick Swayze and an ensemble cast, is an awesome action movie, not...