Category Archive: Action

Nov 08 2015

Film Review – SPECTRE: The Spy Who Dragged Me

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  We Whovians have a saying, “You never forget your first Doctor” (Tom Baker,always and forever). As it is with 007, a similarly long-lived British franchise, you never forget your first Bond (Hello, Dalton!). However, the Bond we see in SPECTRE isn’t very memorable. And it’s quite the parlor trick: You forget this Bond because …

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Oct 08 2013

Scream-A-Day No.8 – BLADE 2 (2002)

Why don’t we add a little Afro-Vampire Action Adventure to our Scream-A-Days with this second installment of the the trilogy that put a whole new definition on Vampire hunter – BLADE 2. Wesley Snipes comes back as warm and lovable Blade in this sequel of the film that showed Marvel Comics that they CAN make a good …

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May 25 2013

GSB Film Review: FAST AND FURIOUS 6

I’m not a fan of the FAST AND FURIOUS franchise.  Well, not a big fan.  I’ve seen the first one (did I watch it all?) and I’ve seen Tokyo Drift.  But I haven’t gone back and watched 2,4 and 5.  Not a hating here.  I’m just not attracted to fast cars, though the cute girls …

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May 12 2013

Orlando Jones' TAINTED LOVE Has Everything, and the Sink!

Take Orlando Jones (Evolution, Chicago 8) and put him in the role of Black Barry, a lowly criminal trying to work his way up the criminal ladder.  Throw in his significant partner in crime, and in life – Jezebel (Deanna Russo), his baby-mama-to-be.  Now add the likes of Eric Roberts as ruthless mob boss Fred Lucas. …

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Feb 10 2013

Trailer Jive: FAST AND FURIOUS 6 (Extended)

    Thieves with cars!  Heroes with Cars!  Special Agents with Cars!  The road is on fire with the new installment of the series that hits the redline – FAST AND FURIOUS 6. I haven’t been the most loyal fan of the series, but I appreciate it for what it gives us guys.  Alpha males …

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Jan 23 2013

Geek Soul Brother Live: Ep.70 – Film Review MAMA and THE LAST STAND

  The Geek Soul Brother crew are back again to deliver some awesome movie reviews of MAMA, and THE LAST STAND with the former Governor from California – Arnold Schwarzenegger.  Now I have to be truthful, MDawg and I were the only ones that went to see MAMA.  And for some reason we gave a …

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Jan 13 2013

Sunday Sci-Fi – AT THE EARTH'S CORE 1976

  If you had a kind of giant drilling tank, and you drilled straight down towards the center of the earth, what do you think you would find?  Dinosaurs?  Killer plants?  Telepathic birds? Girls of your dreams?  Well, Edgar Rice Burroughs figured, why not?  Who’s to say different?  And the producers of the film at MGM and …

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Jan 11 2013

GSB Flashback: THE HIDDEN 1987

THE HIDDEN – An alien slug that takes over your body and has a penchant for fast cars, fast women, and big guns is being chased by another alien intent on capturing him.  Lloyd Gallagher is the name that the ‘good’ alien goes by.  In order to hasten the capture of the renegade alien, Lloyd (Kyle …

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Jan 09 2013

GSB Flashback: DEAD HEAT 1988

In the 80s, Treat Williams wasn’t that serious an actor, or rather, he was serious about being silly in the roles he played.  Even more silly was Joe Piscopo, who came from the ranks of a very early Saturday Night Live (where did the muscles come from?).  Put these guys in a movie where they …

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