THE GOOD, THE TOUGH, & THE DEADLY Discoveries: NEMESIS [1992]
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THE GOOD, THE TOUGH, & THE DEADLY Discoveries: NEMESIS [1992]

  Albert Pyun’s Nemesis has been somewhat of a holy grail for me. I’m an active fan of the director, and had always heard this…

Discoveries From THE GOOD, THE TOUGH, & THE DEADLY: THE PERFECT WEAPON
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Discoveries From THE GOOD, THE TOUGH, & THE DEADLY: THE PERFECT WEAPON

  It’s gettin’, It’s gettin’, It’s gettin’ kind of hectic. Opening by establishing star Jeff Speakman’s blue collar masculinity after a long day’s work on…

Discoveries From THE GOOD, THE TOUGH, & THE DEADLY: CHINA O’BRIEN
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Discoveries From THE GOOD, THE TOUGH, & THE DEADLY: CHINA O’BRIEN

  If you’ve been an action fan long enough, there’s no question that you’ve heard the name Cynthia Rothrock. A star in both North America…

INVASION U.S.A. is 100% Guaranteed To Entertain You, But if it Doesn’t Offend You, We May Need To Talk [Pick Of The Week]
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INVASION U.S.A. is 100% Guaranteed To Entertain You, But if it Doesn’t Offend You, We May Need To Talk [Pick Of The Week]

  There may be no greater example of the simpler, more triumphant, and naive cinematic times the 1980s truly were than Invasion USA, in which…

The Action/Adventure Section: ROAD HOUSE (1989)
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The Action/Adventure Section: ROAD HOUSE (1989)

We are not prone to cynicism here on Cinapse. We are connoisseurs of all cinema’s rich cultural stew, from the most intellectual of foreign films…

The Action/Adventure Section: TRANCERS (1984)
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The Action/Adventure Section: TRANCERS (1984)

  Never trust a hypnotist. Even though these days they’re more like lifestyle wizards paid huge amounts of cash to help sort out your first-world…

The Action/Adventure Section: SHOWDOWN IN LITTLE TOKYO: Access Excess Via Warner Archive Blu-ray
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The Action/Adventure Section: SHOWDOWN IN LITTLE TOKYO: Access Excess Via Warner Archive Blu-ray

  Tagline: – One’s a warrior. One’s a wise guy. They’re two L.A. cops going after a gang of drug lords. Feet first. Famed action…

DRIVE (1997): The Most Underappreciated Action Flick You Need to See Right Now! [The Action/Adventure Section]
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DRIVE (1997): The Most Underappreciated Action Flick You Need to See Right Now! [The Action/Adventure Section]

  In the year that a reluctant Great Britain handed the keys to Hong Kong back to China, only to see it slink back into…

AMERICAN NINJA 4: THE ANNIHILATION [The Action/Adventure Section]
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AMERICAN NINJA 4: THE ANNIHILATION [The Action/Adventure Section]

  The American Ninja films have defeated me by this point. I thought my love for Cannon Films, action movies in general, or ninja movies…

The Action/Adventure Section: AMERICAN NINJA 3: BLOOD HUNT (1989)
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The Action/Adventure Section: AMERICAN NINJA 3: BLOOD HUNT (1989)

  Taglines: – Now his most deadly enemy … is time. – Evil with no cure. A warrior with no fear. Many months back I…