Entries in Category ‘Adventure’

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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Forbidden Warrior Release Date: 2005 Genre: Adventure | Action | Fantasy Director(s): Jimmy Nickerson Writer(s): Glen Hartford, Rod Hewitt (The Debt), & Mike Machanska Starring: Andrew Divoff,Marie Matiko, Sung Kang, Karl Yune To put it lightly, Forbidden Warrior is unbelievably awful. Sure, I’m not a fan of kung fu films to begin with, but even […]

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Extreme Limits Release Date: 2001 Genre: Action | Adventure Director(s): Jay Andrews (aka Jim Wynorski) Writer(s): Steve Latshaw (Curse of the Komodo, Militia) Starring: Treat Williams, Hannes Jaenicke, Gary Hudson, Julie St. Claire The last ten years of Treat Williams’ life has been an up and down affair. While he now comfortably sits in the […]

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The Drop Release Date: 2006 Genre: Action | Adventure | Thriller Director(s): Kevin Lewis (Downward Angel, Malibu Spring Break) Writer(s): Kevin Lewis (The Method, Downward Angel) Starring: John Savage, Sean Young, Michael Bondies When I popped The Drop into my DVD player I expected mediocrity. Looking at the plot description, box art, cast, and crew […]

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Deathstalker II Release Date: 11 November 1987 (USA) Genre: Action | Adventure | Comedy Director(s): Jim Wynorski (Chopping Mall, Ablaze) Writer(s): Neil Ruttenberg (Magic Island, Bad Blood, Prehysteria! 3) Starring: Monique Gabrielle, John Terlesky, Toni Naples While I’ve yet to see the first, third, and fourth films of the Deathstalker series, the basic consensus among […]

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Crusade of Vengeance Release Date: 4 May 2010 (Turkey) Genre: Action | Adventure Director(s): Byron W. Thompson Writer(s): Byron W. Thompson Starring: Rutger Hauer, Joanna Pacula, Arnold Vosloo, Molly Culver What’s mildly amusing about an actress like Joanna Pacula is that, like Stockard Channing, she has a look of a classical actress. Even though she’s […]

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Coronado Release Date: 25 September 2003 (Israel) Genre: Action | Adventure | Comedy Director(s): Claudio Fäh (Hollow Man 2) Writer(s): Volker Engel, Marc Weigert, & Claudio Fäh Starring: John Rhys-Davis, ,Clayton Rohner,Michael Lowry Let me start this review by stating that I don’t like adventure movies. I even think the Indiana Jones movies are overrated. […]

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Clawed: The Legend of Sasquatch Release Date: 14 April 2005 (USA) Genre: Thriller | Action | Adventure Director(s): Karl Kozak (Out of the Black) Writer(s): Karl Kozak (Out of the Black) & Don J. Rearden Starring: Miles O’Keefe,Dylan Purcell, Brandon Henschel As someone who was a fan of Karl Kozak’s previous feature, the more than […]

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CIA Code Name: Alexa Release Date: 6 March 1993 (Japan) Genre: Action | Thriller | Adventure Director(s): Joseph Merhi (Executive Target, Rage) Writer(s): Ken Lamplugh & John Weidner (both of Maximum Force) Starring: Lorenzo Lamas, Kathleen Kinmont, O.J. Simpson, Alex Cord Easy to watch action film stars Lorenzo Lamas as a CIA agent who strikes […]

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