• Mr. DuLac

    ★★★★

    You may have noticed we have some guests trawling the halls today.
    -Tama

    Not only does it still hold up, but few action films made since can match the combined high quality fight choreography and intense pure chaos.

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    Degrees of Separation from Last Movie or Mini-Series:
    -The Raid with Iko Uwais
    -Was in Man of Tai Chi with Keanu Reeves
    -Was in The Day the Earth Stood Still with Kathy Bates
    -Was in Fried Green Tomatoes

  • Mr. DuLac

    ★★★★

    Go to work and have a fun.
    -Tama

    With a few different trailers out now for The Raid 2: Berandal it was nice to revisit the "1 minute of romance. 99 minutes of non-stop carnage." with a friend (Dan) that hadn't seen it yet. Looking forward to the sequel even more now to see what director Gareth Evans does with a bigger budget, bigger locations, bigger cast and bigger action... also looks like the film has more story to it. Hopefully that won't slow down the action too much.

  • Mr. DuLac

    ★★★★

    Pulling a trigger is like ordering takeout.
    -Mad Dog

    Only gets better on the second viewing. Still the best action movie of the year. Initial thoughts haven't changed but I'd like to add that the cover of the Blu-ray/DVD case has the best description of the film ever:

    1 minute of romance.
    99 minutes of non-stop carnage.

  • Mr. DuLac

    ★★★★

    Go to work and have a fun.
    -Tama

    What's better then an ultra-violent, guns blazing, martial arts ass kicking movie with a dumb plot? An ultra-violent, guns blazing, martial arts ass kicking movie with practically no plot. That's what. Oh... and you throw in some machetes for good measure.

    Gareth Evans knew what kind of film he wanted to make and he went out and did it. The fight choreography is top notch, the gun fights are intense and the…