Poll: Who is the Best Punisher?

So far we’ve had 3 live action Punisher movies; Frank Castle AKA the Punisher has been played by Dolph Lundgren, Thomas Jane and Ray Stevenson. All three movies have their entertaining moments but trying to pick a favouri...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Legionnaire: Underrated Van Dammage?

Plot: “Alain Lefevre (JCVD) is a boxer paid by a Marseille mobster to take a dive. When he wins the fight he attempts to flee to America with the mobster’s girlfriend Katrina. This plan fails and he seeks escape by joi...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Charles Bronson Was Up For Snake Plissken

I’m currently reading the awesome “Bronson’s Back Again! On the Set With Charles Bronson” and I came across an interesting tidbit which I never knew. The legendary Charles Bronson was in fact the first c...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

A Remake I’d Pay to See

Practically everything is being remade these days and when said remake is announced it is usually met with rage and derision however, sometimes there are certain movies which could use a redo if the original wasn’t particular...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Forgotten Gem: Judgment Night (1993)

I remember before Judgment Night came out in the UK over 20 years ago I saw the soundtrack on shelves which featured crossovers between popular rock groups and rap artists which had a sound we hadn’t really heard before (...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Ben Affleck as Batman

What do I think of Ben Affleck as Batman?
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Who is the Most Successful of the Three Main Action Stars?

I wanted to do a detailed box office dissection and include JCVD and Steven Seagal but sadly those figures weren’t available, also the majority of their films have been straight to DVD over the past decade. So here are al...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Are Audiences Too Critical Today?

Remember when you would see a trailer for a movie in the theatre and that would be enough to get you into the theatre? Not so, anymore. Every clip, trailer and synopsis is dissected by every fanboy in the business and people wi...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Still Life for Physical Media?

With the constant rise of streaming and online downloads the world of physical media appears to be dying out… or so you would think. While shopping in Glasgow a few weeks ago, I went into HMV and could hardly move; people wer...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

A Tribute to Marion Ravenwood

I was at the Toronto Comic Con yesterday and had the pleasure of meeting Karen Allen AKA Marion Ravenwood from the Indiana Jones movies. She was an absolute joy and it’s no wonder she captured Indy’s heart; Karen was also a...
by Eoin Friel