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What makes a good action scene?

The general trend for action movies these days is to cut after every punch is thrown, oftentimes so quickly that you can’t even tell what’s happening.  496 more words

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Fists Are Now Guns: On John Wick

A few days ago I watched John Wick, and I will be completely honest: I haven’t recovered. Somehow the tropiest, most uncreative film (the villain not only kicks the dog, he kills it ) managed to rope me in and keep me engaged for a full two hours and then several days after that. 639 more words

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Serbuan Maut [The Raid: Redemption] (2011)

4/4

Although it has since been surpassed in the badassery stakes with the arrival of its sequel The Raid 2: Berandal, The Raid: Redemption… 83 more words

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Happy Birthday to the Gravy!

I’ve kept it up for a year. And honestly, I’m a little surprised.

Sure, I haven’t always kept up with my reviews. Yes, I’ve fallen behind on non-Oscar awards news (I’m doing it differently next year. 1,656 more words

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Overrated Sh*t I Hate #5: Jason Statham

As an Indian immigrant, I love action movies. Indian movies take the cheese factor of action movies to previously unknown heights (not kidding, Cracked wrote an article on it… 432 more words

The Raid 2: Berandal

I really enjoyed this film because yet again it’s filled with so much action. I wouldn’t say it’s better than the first one because they are so different from each other but i will say it definitely lives up to the first one. 125 more words

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The Raid: Redemption

All i have to say about The Raid is wow. Now i’m a fan of action films but the action in this film is from start to finish. 120 more words

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