Author: Chris The Brain

Bullet Points: Mercury Plains

Scott Eastwood is the latest in a long line of actors following in the footsteps of their famous action star fathers. Men like Brandon Lee, Chad McQueen, Kane Kosugi and Mike Norris have all...

Bullet Points: Ballistic (1995)

When you think of the women of action who broke the glass ceiling and made an impact on the world of action entertainment, names like Michelle Yeoh and “The Lady Dragon” Cynthia Rothrock immediately...

Scene of the Week: The Rocksino!

2004’s Walking Tall was one of the first steps on Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s ascent to Hollywood superstardom. The movie could be best described as a re-imagining of the 1973 Joe Don Baker classic...

Bullet Points: Superfights

If you asked Thornton Melon to characterize the 1995 movie Superfights, he would probably say “Superfights was…SUPER!” much to the delight of everyone in the room. If you ask me I’m not sure super...

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....