Tag Archive: action film

The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974) – Review

“Who in the hell would steal a subway train?” This question is asked a lot in this 1974 crime thriller by director Joseph Sargent, which was based on the hit book by Morton Freedgood under the pen name John Godey,…
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X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) – Review

In this movie the mutant speedster Quicksilver saves a bunch of Charles Xavier’s gifted youngsters when the X-Mansion blows up. Sadly that is about the only true heroic moment in this film.

Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation (2015) – Review

For one who was not a fan of the first Mission Impossible by Brain De Palma (I’ll never forgive him for making Jim Phelps the villain), and less said of John Woo’s attempt the better, but I’ve really enjoyed these…
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