Tagged: adventure

Runaway Train

Andrei Konchalovsky’s Runaway Train

Runaway Train is a fast paced, action-adventure film that was based on a screenplay by Akira Kurosawa and shelved due to financial troubles. The...

10 Mad As Hell Mercenary Movies

10 MAD AS HELL MERCENARY MOVIES

The typical war movie is usually about soldiers that fight to uphold democracy and justice in the face of tyranny and focuses on the...

Seven Sinners

Seven Sinners

Marlene Dietrich stars as a super-sexy traveling cabaret singer named “Bijou Blanche” in this 1940 romantic-adventure classic. At the opening of the film, we...

Blade Runner

Blade Runner 1982 Convention Reel

With news of Ridley Scott planning to re-visit the world of Blade Runner, the web is abuzz with geeking out (both positive and negative)....

Battle Royale

10 FURIOUS SURVIVAL FILMS

When it comes to action-adventure cinema, there’s one subgenre that always stands out from the rest: the survival film. Whether it be the classic...

The Poseidon Adventure

POSTERS: The Poseidon Adventure

The disaster film was one of the most popular subgenres audiences flocked to during the 1970s. There were several big hits such as the...

Kong the King

POSTERS: King Kong

I’m not a fan of remakes of classic films as I’ve explained in detail here, but there’s always exceptions and the 1976 Dino DeLaurentiis...

The Joker

50 FURIOUS FILM FIENDS

Movies just wouldn’t be as exciting if they didn’t contain those colorfully warped characters known as “villains”. Often times these people are merely twisted,...

A No. 1

Emperor of The North

“You ain’t stopping at this hotel, kid. My hotel! The stars at night, I put ’em there. And I know the presidents, all of...

Sydney Pollack’s JEREMIAH JOHNSON

In tribute to the annual Sundance Film Festival here’s a review one of our favorite films starring Robert Redford. This film was shot in...