Category: Action / Aventure

Posted in Action / Aventure Great Movies

Little Big Soldier Review: Jackie Chan puts his heart and soul into this movie

As he closes in on his 100th screen adventure. Jackie Chan turns to a project two decades in the making with Little Big Soldier. A…

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Vixen 2018 Review: This is a painfully lazy knock-off of a certain, well-known action film

An international conference on the future of cyber security held in China’s tallest building is interrupted by a group of terrorists taking advantage of the…

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Posted in Action / Aventure Great Movies

Operation Mekong Review: This film has some satisfying R rated moments with a fantastic cast

I’ve heard great things about this movie and the reviews were generally favourable when it came out a few months ago, so I was looking…

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Posted in Action / Aventure Drama / Romance / Comedy

Dealer/Healer 2017: This is a colourful film with a solid foundation to build a story upon

Set sporadically between multiple timelines, Dealer/Healer is a biopic about a former junkie drug dealer turn drug counsellor that struggles to capture the imagination. Dealer/Healer…

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Posted in Action / Aventure Martial Art

The Accidental Spy 2001: A competent, entertaining action-adventure film from Jackie Chan

Jackie Chan’s 2001 film is a competent, entertaining action-adventure film, but ultimately a poor Jackie Chan movie. It’s still worth seeing, but after Project A, Police Story or Supercop, The…

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Posted in Action / Aventure Great Movies Thriller / Horror

Pound Of Flesh Review: Van Damme’s movie is defined by the wild disparity in quality between its parts

Aman wakes up submerged in an ice bath in the center of an unfamiliar Chinese hotel room. He staggers out, wraps himself in a towel,…

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Posted in Action / Aventure Thriller / Horror

The Beach House 2018: Jeffrey A. Brown’s horror movies

The writer/director of the new horror film The Beach House, Jeffrey A. Brown (making his feature debut), is the first example I’ve seen of someone who…

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The Dark Soul 2018: This is not really an action movie

It’s fair to say that any self-respecting review of The Dark Soul should get the elephant in the room out of the way at the…

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Posted in Action / Aventure Fantasy / Historical

‘300: Rise of an Empire’ Review: The movie might have more story than its predecessor

While King Leonidas and his 300 Spartans have their date with destiny at Thermopylae. Another battle against the Persians is brewing, this time at sea….

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Helen Alone Review: An inspired movie for teenagers

Having seen the movie Helen Alone and having given it such a high rating I would like to include the fact that this is a…

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