Category Archives: Actors

Only the Good Die Young: Remembering John Candy in Uncle Buck

The jolly fat man that just couldn’t stick around long enough; the 1989 John Hughes comedy is classic John Candy and a great flick for a family movie night. Candy, like Chris Farley, is at his best while portraying the … Continue reading

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Will Smith Brings a Legendary Performance in I Am Legend

On many occasions, Will Smith astounds me for his pure intellect at choosing great story lines for the movies he stars. I Am Legend has lured readers since its publication in 1954. Readers of the novel praise author Richard Matheson’s … Continue reading

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Keeping in Shape with Michael Jai White

Michael Jai White is an action movie star who has done some incredible work in movies over the last two decades. Yet, one can’t help but wonder how the action star stays in such great shape. Take the movie Black … Continue reading

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Don’t Mess With This Saint – Sean Patrick Flanery Is A Master Of Jiu-Jitsu

Not too long ago, the Boondock Saints cast joined the USO tour. They made the long-distance journey to entertain the troops and to celebrate action films 10-year anniversary. Actors Sean Patrick Flanery, Norman Reedus and Brian Mahoney, together with the … Continue reading

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Jack Sparrow – The Witty Pirate Protagonist Of The Pirates of the Caribbean Series

In 2003, the world met its new favorite hero…if he even qualifies as a hero, anyway. With a penchant for the oddity-type characters from the frail, impossible-to-hate Edward Scissorhands to the vengeful Sweeney Todd (later on, after his success on … Continue reading

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V For Vendetta – An Action Packed Cult Classic

For thrills that chill to the bone from start to finish, plug yourself into the 2006 dystopian thriller, V for Vendetta. Directed by James McTeigue and produced by Joel Silver and the Wachowski brothers, this fast paced, “Orwellian” action thriller … Continue reading

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Pumping Up and Staying In Shape With The A-Team

To whip his body into shape for the big-budget version of the television hit show of the 80s The A-Team, Bradley Cooper speed-hiked up the Grind, a legendary trail outside of Vancouver that races up 2,800 feet of mountainside, completing … Continue reading

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