10 of the Best: Movie Hitmen

1. Jules and Vincent (Samuel L. Jackson & John Travolta): Pulp Fiction – How can hired killers be so damn likable? Well, Sam and John are just that in Tarantino’s pop culture masterpiece. They’re cool and ...
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10 of the Best: Dirty Harry One-liners

1. I know what you’re thinking. “Did he fire six shots or only five?” Well, to tell you the truth, in all this excitement I kind of lost track myself. But being as this is a .44 Magnum, the most powerful handg...
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10 of the Best: Buddy Movies

The Buddy movie has always been an important staple of the action genre. Two mismatched people (usually cops) are forced to work together despite their love/hate relationship. There are almost too many to put on one list but th...
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10 of the Best: Christmas Action Movies

Nothing says “Christmas” like shoot-outs, explosions and badass one liners, so here’s some of my personal holiday favourites. Yule love it! Yeah, I said it, shut up.           Die Hard...
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10 of the Best: Cures for a Good Mood

Sometimes I’m in a good mood, it doesn’t happen often but occasionally I have been known to smile. Whenever this anomaly takes place I like to rectify it straight away by watching something that would make even The ...
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10 of the Best: Steven Seagal Movies

I have to admit that I haven’t watched a lot of his straight to DVD movies of the past few years, although Maximum Conviction was good fun. In the 90’s though, Seagal starred in some awesome actioners so here’...
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10 of the Best: Jason Statham Movies

Jason Statham is arguably THE action star these days; aside from JCVD, Arnie and Sly, Statham is one of the few who still kicks plenty of ass and has starred in his fair share of awesome action flicks. One of the best things ab...
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10 of the Best: Bad Girls

We all love a girl who can kick our asses, but there are very few genuinely decent action movie female villains to choose from. Here are a select few of my personal faves.                ...
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10 of the Best: Action Movie Guns

Arguably one of  the hardest lists ever; it was originally going to be “Weapons” in which case the lightsaber would obviously be number 1 but as it is, I’m keeping it as guns only.        ...
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10 of the Best: Bond Villains

The Skyfall hype just keeps going doesn’t it? Well, we North American have to wait another 2 weeks before we see it. Anyway, A Bond movie is only as good as its villain so here are my personal favourites.     &n...
by Eoin Friel