Rambo (2008): The Most Excessive and Violent Action Sequel Ever

“Fuck the world.” - John Rambo, Rambo IV When Sylvester Stallone revived the Rocky franchise with Rocky Balboa in 2006, questions were then asked of...

The Origins of Stallone’s Rambo Franchise and its ‘First Blood’

The story of how 'First Blood' went from a novelized script in production hell, to a mega-blockbuster action franchise! It seems almost unbelievable that we...

The Fanatic: John Travolta Deserves Some Ultimate Recognition

Fred Durst's 'The Fanatic' might not be a critical hit, but it does feature John Travolta at his best! I may be the only person...

VHS Vault: Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man (1991)

Mickey Rourke and Don Johnson forever! "Better to be dead and cool than alive and uncool" - Just one of the many classic lines that...
Aliens Space Marines

Honoring the Brave Colonial Space Marines from ‘Aliens’

From Vietnam to Exomoon LV-426, how James Cameron combines war and horror into an ultimate action movie! For a franchise which has endured the likes...
Scott Adkins Boyka Undisputed

Scott Adkins Finds His Ultimate Form in ‘Boyka: Undisputed’ (2016)

Boyka: Undisputed is Scott Adkins at the peak of his game! 2002 saw the release of action movie legend Walter Hill's latest opus, the prison...
Scorpion 1986

VHS Vault: Tonny Tulleners Is The ‘Scorpion’ (1986)

It’s not just the most kickass VHS cover ever, it also should go down as an absolute ultimate action movie classic! In true Ultimate Action...

Die Another Day: Calling Back to The Best Action of The Past While Moving...

Revisiting the end of the Pierce Brosnan James Bond experiment. Die Another Day, in many respects, is a 90s action movie. Make no mistake. It...
Shock Wave (2017)

The Explosive Action of the Hong Kong Thriller ‘Shock Wave’ (2017)

Tony Scott and Christopher Nolan would approve of this action thriller's combustible world. Let me preface, I don’t claim to be an astute expert of...

Pierce Brosnan: A New James Bond for a New World

Few people have been so destined to play James Bond as Pierce Brosnan. Which was the first movie Brosnan saw at the cinema at the...