Monday, January 3 2011
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
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
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
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
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
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
Sylvester Stallone doesn't do dramas often. Cop Land proves that may be his biggest mistake.
Thursday, August 12 2010
The Expendables delivers a series of macho encounters within the team of expert killers and pointedly named hard-asses.
Tuesday, August 14 2012
Forget Bourne. Barney Ross should be the most influential action hero of the aughts.
Friday, November 19 2010
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
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
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
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
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
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