While the script has plenty of surprises, it’s the tightly choreographed, music-free fight scenes -- a brawl with Channing Tatum at a diner, a hotel-room rendezvous with Michael Fassbender, and an epic throwdown against Ewan Mc Gregor on a beach -- that make this essential, ass-kicking viewing. A lean premise -- a professional assassin takes revenge against the mob after they kill his dog -- is matched by leaner action.Keanu Reeves rolls, jumps, kicks, punches, and blasts two bullets into a growling thug on perfect cue.
December 10, 2015 This former tweener actress before there was the term turned disappearing act turned B list actress turned disappearing act turned reality star does not want the cameras to see her with her married boyfriend.
She uses all kinds of excuses for not filming on days when he is able to see her.
December 2, 2015 I’m not sure how this B list almost television actress is identifying herself lately in her own mind, but her girlfriend thinks she is gay.
Her former A list turned B+ list co-star is probably going to say she is bisexual after the pair hooked up this week.
This is slick, corporate-approved entertainment with gonzo, cult-film soul. To anyone questioning it, I say: hey, look friend, let's just cut the shit. " Action movies aren't just about explosions, fist fights, and gun battles.
Mel Gibson may be a hateful trash fire of a human, but, for all 110 minutes of this Shane Black-penned classic, he's untouchable. They're about a specific attitude -- and , Carpenter re-imagines the Western as a modern-day siege film, putting Lieutenant Ethan Bishop (Austin Stoker) at the center of a deadly gang war zone in a police station.Aided by one of Carpenter's best synth-heavy scores, the film was notable for its brutality upon its release -- that "ice cream" scene still shocks -- but its portrait of camaraderie in times of crisis has made the film more poignant, and relevant, with each passing year.When you compile a list of the greatest action movies ever made, the first question you have to ask is: what's an action movie?An action movie should thrill, consistently, stringing together a combination of speed, stunts, shock-ya twists, and simple acts of heroism.Fights, shootouts, chases, and explosions are part of the DNA, but there's no quota.And size matters; director teamed up with MMA fighter Gina Carano for this kinetic spy thriller.