Lover of all types of movies. Obsessed with Star Wars, Action and Martial Arts films.
This is such a hard film for me to review because I’ve been a Ghostbusters fan since I was in footie pjs. My mom has pictures of me in full costume with my Real GB proton pack for heavens sake.
That “disclaimer” out of the way I will say that Afterlife is the sequel film I’ve wanted since 1989 when the credits rolled on part 2. Jason Reitman was able to tap into the nostalgia big time, his growing up…
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
James Nunn and Scott Adkins team up to deliver one of the best action thrillers of 2021. Period full stop.
Right off the bat let’s get this out of the way, this is the best tactical action film of the year, some of the best straight gun play Adkins has ever done.
Nunn delivers an extremely tight script and film, there is zero fat on this film. Nunn teaming up with Tim Man (fights), Dan Styles (stunts) and Tom Leigh…
This is James Wan at his most unhinged, at his most inspired, his most daring. This is Wan Channeling Sam Raimi and Dario Argento with a mix of Gareth Evans.
Feels like a standard Insidious/Conjuring style horror thriller for much of its runtime and then the big twist which I won’t spoil turns the final 20 minutes into one of the most Bat shit crazy action horror climaxes I’ve seen in years. It’s the Terminator funneled through a creature feature…
I don’t know where to begin. It’s marketed as the next big JCVD action film but it’s a comedy and not a good one. Like at all. Comedy is subjective so take my review for what you will.
I didn’t laugh once for the first hour plus. The jokes fall flat and in some cases are dated (bad guy who quotes Scarface) and/or kind of offensive (prison rape, JCVD in drag giving “forced oral sex”). I didn’t laugh once for…