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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 …

Nemesis 2: Nebula Blu-ray Review

Albert Pyun’s Predator Rip-Off After hitting sci-fi cult success with Nemesis, director Albert Pyun returned with Nemesis 2: Nebula in 1995, a movie practically unrelated to the first movie. …

Showdown (1993) Blu-ray Review

Bully Brawling Showdown imagines high school of the early ‘90s as a place where kids use knives during class and an exposed gun on campus isn’t cause for terror. …

Double Dragon Blu-ray Review

Paging Bimmy The Double Dragon videogame finds two brothers punching their way through a nuclear-rotting city, using karate to take down Shadow Warriors gang members, on a quest to …

Nemesis Blu-ray Review

Who’s Who? What’s What? The near future of Nemesis seems somewhat plausible. It’s 2027 as Nemesis opens, with a monologue cynically regarding society’s “high-tech overload.” A shot of Los …

Savannah Smiles Blu-ray Review

And She Smiles a Lot To dislike Savannah Smiles is to dislike small children – and puppies. Savannah Smiles uses both to a syrupy sweet effect. Like a kid …

Black Eagle Blu-ray Review

Kosugi versus Van Damme Sho Kosugi and Jean-Claude Van Damme brawl three times in Black Eagle, their final round backed by flames, ignited by a grenade blast. It’s that …