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CULT CORNER: Road House (1989)

CULT CORNER: Road House (1989)

Patrick Swayze is the ultimate bar “cooler” in this testosterone-riddled 80s favourite. Richard gives it another look. 

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The Forgotten Die Hard: Revisiting The Last Boy Scout

The Forgotten Die Hard: Revisiting The Last Boy Scout

Cal revisits a Tony Scott-directed, Shane Black-written outing for Bruce Willis. Does it hold up? 

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SEQUELISED: Predator 2 (1990)

SEQUELISED: Predator 2 (1990)

After twenty-five years, two tussles with the Alien, and a recent reboot, is this much-maligned follow-up to one of the greatest action movies of all time an under-appreciated gem?

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CINEMA CLASSICS: Die Hard (1988)

CINEMA CLASSICS: Die Hard (1988)

It’s almost Christmas. When are you planning to watch Die Hard?

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Another 25 Days of Christmas #14: Fred Claus (2007)

Another 25 Days of Christmas #14: Fred Claus (2007)

Vince Vaughn is no match for St. Nick in this Yuletide fart. 

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THE BLU REVIEW: Bullet to the Head (2012)

THE BLU REVIEW: Bullet to the Head (2012)

Is Sylvester Stallone’s latest as bad as the critics made it out to be? 

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25 Days of Christmas #24: Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)

25 Days of Christmas #24: Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)

Shane Black makes his directorial debut with this Christmas-set crime caper starring Robert Downey Jr. and Val Kilmer. 

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25 Days of Christmas #20: Lethal Weapon (1987)

25 Days of Christmas #20: Lethal Weapon (1987)

It’s going to be a bloodthirsty Christmas for Riggs and Murtaugh in Richard Donner’s action classic. 

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Ben Affleck takes the FPS formula to cinemas for Line of Sight

Ben Affleck takes the FPS formula to cinemas for Line of Sight

Slowly but surely, Hollywood has been mastering the “first-person” gimmick; a stylistic choice that hundreds of video games have used over the years. It was only a matter of time before someone attempted to make an entire movie with such a perspective. Ben Affleck is that man. 

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