Why Street Fighter II: The Animated Movie is Pure 90s Gold

Animated Action Packs A Punch in Street Fighter II (1994) By the early 1990’s, arcades were in a massive decline. Once the haunt of choice...

Assassins: How the Stallone Action Thriller Inspired The Matrix

Assassins occupies a strange place in the Sylvester Stallone action movie canon. Neither widely acclaimed or roundly lambasted, it’s a film that’s largely been consigned...

Rocky 2: When Sylvester Stallone Became an Action Movie Director

While Rocky is great, Stallone Really Finds His Own As The Director of Rocky 2 (1979). In 2018 it's quite difficult to imagine what a...

Introducing the Abrasive European Action of ‘Dobermann’

Profane, brutal and downright ultimate! French action movies were not really a force to be reckoned with until Luc Besson entered the stage with the...

Blood Hunters: ‘The Raid’ But With Demons!

All the martial arts fantasy ultra-violence that you can handle, baby! You ever watch the action classic The Raid, and think to yourself "You know,...

‘Anna’ and the Resurgence of the Badass Women of Action

Since as long as I can remember, badass women have been one of my favorite staples of action movies, especially Blonde women. From Cynthia Rothrock...

The Hitman: Chuck Norris’ Definitive Cannon Films Classic

Chuck Norris brings some major ruckus in The Hitman (1991). What more can be said about the one and only Chuck Norris that hasn't already...

Revisiting The Chaotic Ultimate Action Inertia of ‘Speed’ (1994)

A look back at how Speed still keeps up with its ultimate action! Released in 1994 starring Keanu Reeves, Sandra Bullock and the late Dennis...

Mel Gibson is the Ultimate Action Santa Claus in ‘Fatman’ (2020)

It's Mel vs Walton Goggins in this grim Christmas tale... A “grim and gritty” take on Santa Claus is, frankly, ridiculous. Even more so, a...

Michael Jai White in ‘Never Back Down: No Surrender’ (2016)

Michael Jai White Directs and Stars in the powerful punching Never Back Down 3! In the spring of 2008, we saw the release of Never...