Category: Action

My Samurai Blu-ray Review

Not My Samurai My Samurai uses a running gag in which Deborah (Lynne Hart) disparages Taekwondo. “It’s too violent,” she says to instructor Young Park (Julian Lee). To defend …

Kung Fu Monster Blu-ray Review

Kung Fu Gizmo Action Remember Stripe, leader of the naughty monsters from Gremlins? The producers behind director Andrew Lau’s Kung Fu Monster certainly seem to remember the movie, blatantly …

Do or Die Blu-ray Review

More Hot Action From Andy Sidaris Using a bevy of buxom Playboy playmates in lead roles, Andy Sidaris takes his campy formula of girls, bullets, and action to new …

Shaft (2019) Blu-ray Review

Son of the Son of Shaft If possible, look past the drug investigation plot of Shaft. It’s a menagerie of cliches, routine, and derivative non-surprises. Underneath that though comes …

The Fate of Lee Khan Blu-ray Review

King Hu’s Early Wuxia Masterwork Lee Khan, a powerful general under the Mongolian Emperor in the Yuan dynasty era, acquires the battle map of the Chinese rebel Chu Yuan-chang’s …

White Line Fever Blu-ray Review

Doling Out Punishment to the Man White Line Fever holds the unique distinction of being the only pro-trucker soap opera in all of cinema. Take pro wrestling out of …

Titans: Season One Blu-ray Review

Mature Storytelling Comes To DC Streaming Television These are not your father’s Teen Titans and this show is definitely not fit for the CW. Having seen Marvel obtain success …

Shazam 4K UHD Blu-ray Review

Magic Man Shazam doesn’t have a secret lair; he doesn’t have a permanent home, either. So, Shazam visits a real estate agent to see if they have anything, say, …

Heroes Shed No Tears Blu-ray Review

John Woo Lashes Out Heroes Shed No Tears features more close-ups of guns than people. This is John Woo fantasizing about his action-laced future, stuffed into a puerile post-Vietnam …

Double Team Blu-ray Review

A Carrot with Earrings You had to be there to understand Double Team. Jean-Claude Van Damme’s action stardom withered by the late ‘90s. Blame his starring role in Street …