Paul Walker’s Ultimate Legacy Abounds in ‘Furious 7’ (2015)

The Long and Winding Road: Chapter 7 – A Death in the Family The franchise was on a roll. Articles featured in The Hollywood Reporter...

Mickey Rourke Takes on Danny Trejo in ‘Point Blank’ (1998)

Mickey Rourke vs. Danny Trejo in a Die Hard-In-A-Mall situation? Where do I sign up?! In 1998’s Point Blank we got just that and...

Celebrating Cannon Films’ Greatest Action Movie – American Ninja (1985)

American Ninja: Cannon’s Perfection In 1981, Van Halen released “Fair Warning,” their fourth LP. (Note to younger readers: the acronym “LP” stands for long...

How ‘Hard Ticket to Hawaii’ Lampoons Ultimate Action Cinema to Gain Laughs

The ultimate cult classic is truly everything you'd want in for a UAMC party! A topless woman kisses her cop-boyfriend goodbye as she moves...

An Introduction to Serbian MMA Action in ‘The Samurai in Autumn’

A review of a new Serbian ultimate action movie contender - The Samurai in Autumn! Simonovic Vladica (Petar Strugar) is a highly skilled karate fighter...

Olivier Gruner Shines Once Again in the DTV ‘Mercenary’ (1996)

Don't let Olivier Gruner's superb DTV action exploits remain in obscurity for too long, this guy ultimately slaps! Olivier Gruner. French special forces, turned kickboxing...

Bloodshot: Vin Diesel as the Ultimate Action Movie Superhero

The Diesel-man delivers enough big hits to give this sci-fi superhero actioner a fighting chance to spark a franchise. I don’t know if we’ve done...

Pre-Bond Brosnan Goes Ballistic in Taffin (1988)

Before he was James Bond, Pierce Brosnan was Mark Taffin. For many people of a certain age, Pierce Brosnan is their James Bond. Racking up...
Bloodsport 4 the dark kumite

A Case for Daniel Bernhardt and ‘Bloodsport 4: The Dark Kumite’ (1999)

Van Damme would be proud of this final DTV Bloodsport sequel! I am aware that I am on the opposite side from the majority on...

Bullitt (1968): the Quintessential Classic Hollywood Action Movie

A retrospective into how Bullitt has endeared as a classic 1960s actioner. Even before their 80s/90s heyday, action and thrills have always been a big...