Author: Chris The Brain

5 Questions: Truck Turner

Hollywood’s Blaxploitation Era created many stars. Names like Jim Brown, Fred Williamson, Pam Grier and Jim Kelly immediately come to mind. But in 1974 another man would add his name to that list, that...

Movie Kumite: Savage vs. Wild Thing

This edition of the Movie Kumite will be contested under “the law of the jungle” as 1987’s Wild Thing battles 1996’s Savage!  Who will win this war between primitive protagonists? Sit back and relax in...

Scene of the Week: Midnight Run

The 1988 action comedy Midnight Run starring Robert DeNiro (as bounty hunter Jack Walsh) and Charle Grodin (as neurotic criminal/rogue accountant) Jonathan Mardukas, is one of the more critically acclaimed action movies of that decade....

An Interview with Eric Jacobus

If you consider yourself a fan of the action genre and have yet to check out the new short Blindsided, you need to do yourself a favor and check it out ASAP. I’ll even...

Bullet Points: Bounty Killer

Do you like your action movies to shine a spotlight on what is wrong with today’s society? Do you like your action movies to take no prisoners and go balls to the wall with...

True Action: The Bank Job (2008)

In this edition of True Action we take a look at the 2008 movie The Bank Job starring Jason Statham. The movie was based on the September 11, 1971 robbery of the Lloyds Bank...

Bullet Points: Steele Justice

When I think of Martin Kove, I think of one of the most prolific movie villains of my lifetime. Kove is probably most known for playing karate school proprietor, Sensei John Kreese in The Karate Kid. To say...