Tagged: 1988

John Carpenter’s THEY LIVE

“The world needs a wake up call…we’re gonna phone it in.” – Gilbert John Carpenter’s 1988 sci-fi/thriller THEY LIVE is a perfect movie to...

FURIOUS XMAS CLASSICS: Scrooged

In my review for On Her Majesty’s Secret Service I stated that on December 25th I’d be watching two Christmas movies back-to-back: Scrooged and...

Furious Action Classics: DIE HARD

Growing up in the 80s I first became aware of Bruce Willis from the TV series Moonlighting, in which he played LA gumshoe David...

Bloodsport

BLOODSPORT

Based on true events in the life of martial arts champion Frank Dux, Newt Arnold’s 1988 action classic BLOODSPORT marked the breakout debut of...

Cinema Paradiso

Cinema Paradiso

Humor is the main ingredient in Giuseppe Tornatore‘s award winning masterpiece Cinema Paradiso (1988) that pulls you into its wonderful world and doesn’t let...