The Last Duel (2021)

Director: Ridley Scott Action -  Drama - History - Thriller In medieval France, King Charles VI (Alex Lawther) declares that Knight Jean de Carrouges (Matt Damon) settle his dispute with squire Jacques Le Gris (Adam Driver) by challenging him to a duel. Cast: Matt Damon * Adam Driver * Jodi Comer * Harriet Walter *… Continue reading The Last Duel (2021)

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021) 

Director: Destin Daniel Cretton Action - Adventure - Fantasy - Sci-Fi Shang-Chi, a master of weapon-based Kung Fu, is forced to confront his past after being attacked. Cast: Simu Liu * Awkwafina * Tony Leung * Ben Kingsley * Meng’er Zhang * Fala Chen * Michelle Yeoh *  I was happy to watch this film,… Continue reading Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021) 

The Hunt (2020)

Director: Craig Zobel Action -  Horror - Satire - Thriller Cast: Betty Gilpin * Hilary Swank * Ike Barinholtz * Wayne Duvall A social media misunderstanding results in 12 people kidnapped and fighting for their life. A satire about the American class system. It kind of bumbled along, it was refreshing to see a female… Continue reading The Hunt (2020)

Boss Level (2020)

Director: Joe Carnahan Action - Mystery - Sci-Fi - Thriller Cast: Frank Grillo * Mel Gibson * Naomi Watts * Michelle Yeoh I found this quite entertaining.  Frank Grillo is Roy Pulver, a retired special forces officer who becomes trapped in an infinite time-loop on the day of his murder. He has to solve the… Continue reading Boss Level (2020)

Action Films to Watch … 1980’s

The 1980’s was a wondrous decade for films, action films in particular.  Muscle men such as Arnold Schwarzenegger, became actors, fulfilling the roles of fantasy and of war.  Of course, not all action heroes are defined by muscle, some have to use their intelligence.  And let us not forget that this decade brought us a… Continue reading Action Films to Watch … 1980’s