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Monday, January 3 2011

The Guilty Pleasure Films of 2010

A collection of 10 films that make us feel bad for loving them so - though we can easily defend each and every one... we think.

Wednesday, May 5 2010

2010 Summer Movie Preview - August

We round out our summer preview with the August releases, a rather dim bunch unfortunately. Will Edgar Wright save us from summer movie hell with the new Michael Cera vehicle?

Wednesday, January 14 2009

OMG - The 20 Worst Films of 2008

There's bad, and then there's 2008 level bad. You know this list is looking down into a deep dark bottomless pit of cinematic despair when Mike Myers' shameful Love Guru didn't even make the Top 20!


Monday, November 26 2012

'The Expendables 2': This Isn't the '80s I Remember

What made the best movies of the '80s the best movie of the '80s was how they balanced violence, humor, and sincerity in a single, enjoyable picture. Die Hard, Rocky III and IV, and Rambo II and III are prime examples.

Monday, August 13 2012

Sly x 3 = Winning, Yo! 'Stallone: 3-Film Collector's Set'

Movie combo packs can be bottom barrel dreck on double-sided discs or, well, they could be something like this: First Blood, Cop Land, and Lock Up.

Sunday, January 15 2012

'The Expendables: Extended Director's Cut' Has a Brawny, Dunderheaded Instinct

Sylvester Stallone's ultimate men-on-a-mission movie is clearly a labor of love, but not a well-articulated one.

Monday, November 14 2011

'Cop Land' Is Captivating Journey of Self-Realization and Corruption

Sylvester Stallone doesn't do dramas often. Cop Land proves that may be his biggest mistake.

Friday, August 13 2010

'The Expendables': I Just Am

The Expendables delivers a series of macho encounters within the team of expert killers and pointedly named hard-asses.

Rambo [24.Jan.08]


Tuesday, August 14 2012

The 10 Reasons 'The Expendables' is the Most Important (Action) Film of the 2000s

Forget Bourne. Barney Ross should be the most influential action hero of the aughts.

Friday, November 19 2010

'The Expendables' (Blu-ray): Bad-Assiness is the New Nostalgia

A swarthy combination of a trip to GNC, an Old Spice commercial, a Men's Health magazine spread, and some very potent non-erotic male bonding.

Tuesday, August 17 2010

Expanding the Expendables

It's 'The Goonies' for grown men, except this time, Chunk ain't taking shit from no one and Mikey has a decidedly lethal way with knives.


Wednesday, May 21 2008

Sylvester Stallone hopes violence of 'Rambo' will get people thinking

TOKYO - Sylvester Stallone fans planning to sit back with a cola and some popcorn to enjoy an hour and a half of escapist fun

Sunday, January 27 2008

Sylvester Stallone explains why he brought back Rambo

LOS ANGELES -- Sylvester Stallone was in a hurry. He was moving quickly but gracefully down the hall at the Four Seasons hotel in Los

Tuesday, December 19 2006

Stallone climbs back in the ring with 'Rocky Balboa'

PHILADELPHIA - Someone has a sizable police escort waiting downstairs. The motorcycle cops are huddled in the hotel lobby to escape the year's first cold

Sunday, December 17 2006

Stallone ends the 'Rocky' saga with a story of redemption

DETROIT - Many years ago, Sylvester Stallone made me cry. It was in New York, and the episode was only peripherally prompted by the less-than-remarkable

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