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First Blood: The Review

Director: Ted Kotcheff
Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Brian Dennehy, Richard Crenna
Plot: A Vietnam soldier (Stallone) comes back from the war to see an old friend. After learning that friend died of cancer, he is promptly picked up and hassled by a police officer, who doesn’t understand his condition. 881 more words

Reviews From The Past

Internet Movie Review - Kung Fury

So this little film had a quick internet burn and lots of hype, so I figured I’d check it out. It’s been presented as a crazy, over the top, homage to 80s action films.   323 more words

Movie Review

48. Doomsday

Again, I think I may have exhausted anything I’d really be able to say about this movie in an episode of the podcast. Not that there’s only 20 minutes worth of discussion to be had, but my own ideas about the movie were hardly original — I only found out about this movie through another podcast, and my opinion was doubtlessly swayed by them. 3,361 more words

BBPX Top 100

49. Crank 2: High Voltage

It isn’t just that the 80s set such a high watermark for what true Hollywood spectacle could be, the explosive, hilarious, and often iconic films they simply do not make anymore. 372 more words

BBPX Top 100

John Wick: Movie Man Jackson

“That f*****g nobody is John Wick.”

Take out a man’s best friend and suffer the consequences. Mr. John Wick (Keanu Reeves) is the titular character of… 1,001 more words


Tunnel Chase and Combat II

The other day I was watching Terminator and I couldn’t help notice the strong similarities between the Tunnel Chase musical score and Combat II from Far Cry :Blood Dragon. 127 more words


Here’s the awesome VHS 1 sheet poster for Roberta Findlay’s Tenement (aka Game of Survival) painted by John Fasano himself.

Give Tenement a go to get your next fix of sleazy 80’s punk vs. 22 more words