Entries in Category ‘Action’

Director(s): Albert Pyun (Mean Guns, Nemesis, Omega Doom) Writer(s): Albert Pyun & Christopher Borkgren (both of Spitfire) Starring: Keith Cooke, Gary Daniels, Thom Matthews     Of all the interviews that I absolutely must conduct before I die, Albert Pyun is probably at the top of my list. Unlike Fred Olen Ray and Jim Wynorski, […]

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Director(s): Arch Stanton (aka Jim Wynorski) Writer(s): Mark Thomas McGee & James B. Rogers (both of Sorority House Massacre II) Starring: Gail Harris, Melissa Moore, Deborah Dutch, Orville Ketchum (aka Peter Spellos) Well, no one ever accused Jim Wynorski of being an uptight artist, and there’s good reason for it. Essentially a sequel to Sorority […]

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Director(s): Michael Oblowitz (Out For A Kill, The Foreigner) Writer(s): Monty Featherstone & Howard Zemski Starring: William Forsythe, Jeffrey Combs Michael Oblowitz was responsible for Out For a Kill and The Foreigner, both of which are regarded as the Steven Seagal’s two worst movies. As I write this, Out For a Kil teeters on IMDb’s […]

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Director(s): Giovanni Veronesi (Men Men Men) Writer(s): Leonardo Pieraccioni & Giovanni Veronesi (Men Men Men) Starring: Harvey Keitel, David Bowie Westerns are hard to get done on a low budget these days, and as a result, only a couple come out each year. Gunslinger’s Revenge is one of 2005’s few westerns, with the others being […]

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Director: Richard Howard Writer: Mark Shepherd & Robert Moreland (Space Marines) Starring: Kiefer Sutherland, Bruce McGill, Kristy Swanson, Robert Sean Leonard, Margaret Cho, Henry Winkler If there’s one vital aspect of a “problems on a plane” film, it’s the air-traffic controller. He’s the guy who the pilots coordinate their moves with, receives the initial message […]

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Director(s): Jean-Claude La Marre (Brothers in Arms, Sugar Valentine) Writer(s): Jean-Claude La Marre (County General, Nora’s Hair Salon) Starring: Pras, LisaRaye, Glenn Plummer, Ed Lauter, Bobby Brown Gang of Roses and Brothers in Arms, writer/director Jean Claude La Marre’s two black westerns, were both so bad that making my way through them was more of […]

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Gargoyle: Wings of Darkness Release Date: 26 October 2004 (Russia) Genre: Action | Fantasy | Horror Director(s): Jay Andrews (aka Jim Wynorsi) Writer(s): Ion Ionescu, A.G. Lawrence (Snakehead Terror), Bill Monroe, & Jim Wynorski Starring: Michael Paré, Sandra Hess, Fintan McKeown When I first saw Gargoyle: Wings of Darkness back when it premiered on Sci-Fi […]

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Gang of Roses Release Date: 2003 Genre: Action | Drama | Western Director: Jean-Claude La Marre (Go For Broke, Sugar Valentine) Writer: Jean-Claude La Marre (Nora’s Hair Salon, Sugar Valentine) Starring: Lil’ Kim, Bobby Brown, Mario Van Peebles, Glenn Plummer, LisaRaye, Stacey Dash “Hey, you! Go make an 1800s western with black, female cowboys avenging […]

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Game Over Release Date: 4 April 2006 (USA) Genre: Action | Drama Director(s): Peter Sullivan Writer(s): Max Miller Starring: Andre McCoy, Daz Crawford, La Trice Harper had a friend over my place when my April screener package from Maverick Entertainment arrived. The first movie to pop out was Tortillas Again? “Wow, this one is going […]

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Fugitive Hunter Release Date: 2005 Genre: Action Director(s): John Alexander Jimenez Writer(s): John Alexander Jimenez & Wayne Wallace Staring: Wayne Wallace, R.F. Rodriguez, Hugh McChord Fugitive Hunter is one of those movies where I won’t recommend you watch it, but I will say that it’s a lot better than I expected it to be. The […]

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