Tag Archives: Action film

Self/less (2015) Rated PG-13

A dying man transfers his consciousness into a younger body. Starring Ryan Reynolds, Natalie Martinez, and Matthew Goode. This film has a wonderful premise but loses sight of what story it wants to tell. It starts with the older dying … Continue reading

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Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) Rated PG-13

Steve Rodgers, Captain America, is adjusting to modern America when he teams with fellow, Avenger, Black Widow, in order to fight a new assassin, the Winter Soldier. Starring Chris Evans, Samuel L. Jackson, and Scarlett Johansson. This film follows Captain … Continue reading

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King of Thieves (2018) Rated R

A group of aging crooks pulls off the biggest heist in their career until greed overtakes them. Starring Michael Caine, Charlie Cox, and Michael Gambon. The film is based on the true story of the Hatton Garden burglary. It’s slow … Continue reading

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RoboCop (1987) Rated R

In the distant future, in a dystopian and crime-ridden Detroit, an injured cop returns to the force as a cyborg. Starring Peter Weller, Nancy Allen, and Dan O’Herlihy. This is a great sci-fi movie. We have a future world that is … Continue reading

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Out of the Furnace (2013) Rated R

Rodney Baze has disappeared, and law enforcement is slow to act, so his brother takes things into his own hands. Starring Woody Harrelson, Dendrie Taylor, and Carl Ciarfalio. This film starts as an action film, but I have to say it … Continue reading

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Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) Rated PG-13

The island’s volcano begins to come back to life; Owen and Claire begin a campaign to save the dinosaurs. Starring Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, and Rafe Spall. This film is a typical action film and what you would expect from … Continue reading

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Fast & Furious 6 (2013) Rated PG-13

Hobbs has Dominic and Brian reassemble the crew to take down mercenaries. Starring Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, and Dwayne Johnson. The Fast and the Furious is a franchise that is able to reinvent itself with each film. This installment takes on terrorism. … Continue reading

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The Numbers Station (2013) Rated R

A disgraced black ops agent is sent to a numbers station to protect a code operator. Starring John Cusack, Malin Akerman, and Liam Cunningham. I loved this movie more than the other critics have. It’s not really an action film; it’s … Continue reading

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World War Z (2013) Rated PG-13

A former United Nations investigator is in a race against time to save the world from the zombie apocalypse. Based on the book, World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks. Starring Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos, and … Continue reading

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Snitch (2013) Rated PG-13

A father goes undercover for the DEA to free his son after he is imprisoned for a drug deal. Starring Dwayne Johnson, Barry Pepper, Jon Bernthal. This film is based off of a change in the drug trafficking laws, which makes … Continue reading

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