Written by Nick McCann "The way to movie stardom is via muscles, explosions, and fisticuffs. At least that’s what the 1980s proved, with many actors rising to popularity in the decade’s influx of modern action films. Since then, others have … Continue reading.
Written by Nick McCann "John McClane has all of New York City to run around as he attempts to stop a mad bomber. What the film lacks in the traditional tight confines from the first two entries, is made up … Continue reading.
Written by Nick McCann "“Die Hard 2” goes from vertical to horizontal, swapping out a high rise for an airport that’s taken over by rogue mercenaries. The movie sticks to much of the same formula. It’s fast-paced and still has … Continue reading.
Written by Nick McCann "Tis the season to shoot the hell out of bad guys. Action films reached their stride in the 1980s, pushing new adrenaline-fueled techniques for some true showstoppers in the cinema. Stars like Arnold Schwarzenegger and..."… Continue reading.
Written by Patrick Hao Drake is not an untalented filmmaker. In fact, this film’s neo-noir elements and competency in filmmaking recall the artistry of films like Edgar G. Ulmer and the Poverty Row films of the 1940s and 1950s. Those … Continue reading.