5 posts tagged action movies
The Expendables 2
(2012) Rated R - 1hr 42m
In this high-octane thriller, Mr. Church brings the Expendables back together for an easy job — but things go wrong, and one of the mercenaries is brutally murdered. Now the band of hired guns goes on a mission of revenge in hostile territory.
6.8/10 - IMDB
Captain America: The First Avenger
(2011) PG-13 - 2hr 4m
In Marvel’s superhero slugfest, Steve Rogers volunteers for a secret experiment during WWII after being deemed unfit for duty. Transformed into super solider Captain America, he takes on his Nazi-created counterpart, Red Skull, and the evil Hydra.
6.8/10 - IMDB
Battle Royale (Batoru rowaiaru)
(2000) Not Rated - 2hr 2m - Japanese - Eng. Subs
When even schoolchildren begin to abuse a system on the verge of social collapse, the Japanese government introduces a strict new punishment whereby randomly chosen students are taken to a deserted island and forced to fight each other to the death.
7.8/10 - IMDB
(2011) PG-13 - 1hr 54m
In this Marvel Comics-inspired action flick, thunder god Thor finds himself banished by his father, Odin, and forced to live among humans on Earth to learn humility. Can Thor regain his powers and return home?
7.0/10 - IMDB
Half in the Bag #13 - Cowboys & Aliens Review
The guys from Red Letter Media give us an interesting and entertaining look at Cowboys and Aliens. There might be a few light spoilers in this but overall the review does a great job of shedding light on why other reviews have been so mixed.