Posts Tagged violent

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Toronto After Dark: Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning

Friday, November 2, 2012 No Comments

Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning follows a man on the hunt for the leader of a band of renegade super-soldiers who invaded his home and killed his family.  Discovering that there’s more to his past than even he realized, he starts his search for answers about himself and the super-soldier project. The soldiers are trained […]

Savages

Savages making its way to Blu-ray/DVD November 2012

Thursday, September 20, 2012 No Comments

On November 13th, Oliver Stone’s latest film, Savages, will be releasing on Blu-ray combo pack, DVD, and On Demand. The film, from Universal Studios Home Entertainment, is a brutally violent drama mixed with illicit drugs and a pair of friends caught in a war with a drug lord. Both the combo pack (which includes a […]

Sid and Nancy

Sid & Nancy (Blu-ray)

Wednesday, January 18, 2012 No Comments

The insurgency of punk rock is a corner of time that I have but a feeble grasp of. I’ve heard stories and listened to songs from that generation, but being a product of the late 80’s, I missed it, fair and square. And that’s why I’m glad movies like Sid & Nancy were made. Following […]

Drive

Drive

Friday, September 23, 2011 No Comments

Leaving the theater, I was completely unsure whether or not I enjoyed Drive. Much like Refn’s last film I saw, Valhalla Rising, this movie was filled with long drawn out silences, and lengthy fixed camera shots. Furthermore, the violence was a tad excessive, and some of the plot points seemed highly unnecessary. However, after some […]

The mechanic

The Mechanic

Wednesday, February 16, 2011 1 Comment

Jason Statham’s acting niche is being a heartless hitman, and though it would be nice to see him broaden his acting palette, he is good at what he does, so I can somewhat understand why he would stick with it. His latest film, The Mechanic, was promoted as the exact same violently high-octane film as […]