Even a great actor has a bad performance. Rarer still, is when a bad actor has a great performance. But for today’s purposes, we’ll focus on the former. 1,014 more words
When Paul Scheer, Jason Mantzoukas and June Diane Raphael reviewed the 1995 Mortal Kombat movie for their fantastic podcast How Did This Get Made?, they concluded that it wasn’t even worthy of being regarded as “so bad it’s good.” Scheer tried to be diplomatic about it, at least praising Christopher Lambert’s performance and a couple of the fight scenes. 3,105 more words
On August 18, 1995 the live-action adaptation of the fighting game “Mortal Kombat,” was released.
The film followed Shaolin warrior Lui Kang (played by Robin Shou), movie star Johnny Cage (Linden Ashby), and Special Forces Officer Sonya Blade (played by Bridgette Wilson) as they enter the Mortal Kombat tournament as Earth’s protectors (each for their own personal reasons) under the guidance of the Thunder god Raiden (played by Christopher Lambert), as they fight the evil sources of Shang Tsung (played by Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa). 108 more words
By now, I’m sure you’ve all heard of or even read “The Body Book” by Cameron Diaz. Cameron has an amazing slender figure, so to me, it was a no brainer to get the book. 629 more words