Tag: reluctant-hero

Sleepy Eyes of Death: Sword of Fire (1965) 6.9

Sleepy Eyes of Death: Sword of Fire (1965)

This film of the sleepy-eyed ronin series has the red-haired swordsman on his way to the city of Edo when he comes across the scene of a woman in the midst of a knife fight with a man. When he reluctantly and with consid...

Logan (2017) 8.1

Logan (2017)

In 2029 the mutant population has shrunken significantly due to genetically modified plants designed to reduce mutant powers and the X-Men have disbanded. Logan, whose power to self-heal is dwindling, has surrendered him...

The Hunter-1980 6.4

The Hunter-1980

In order to track down bail jumpers, Ralph 'Papa' Thorson goes on a series of routine and not-so-routine searches. Sometimes he takes down his quarry easily. At other times, he's forced to extreme measures which result i...

Jay and Silent Bob’s Super Groovy Cartoon Movie-2013 5

Jay and Silent Bob’s Super Groovy Cartoon Movie-2013

Jay and Silent Bob hit the lottery jackpot, and use their cash windfall to become crime-fighting superheroes.::Anonymous...

Black Site Delta-2017 3.8

Black Site Delta-2017

Cam Gigandet stars as the leader of a Dirty Dozen band of military prisoners who must fight off a terrorist attack on the remote black site prison where they're being held, which, unknown to them, is a cover for a secret...

Hero-1992 6.5

Hero-1992

Bernie LaPlante is having a rough time. He's divorced, his ex-wife hates him, and has custody of their son. The cops are setting a trap for him, then to top it all, he loses a shoe while rescuing passengers of a plane cr...

Nemesis-1992 5.4

Nemesis-1992

In the future, chaos is rampant as 'information terrorists' threaten to destroy order in society. Alex is a part-man-part-machine LAPD cop who is the best at what he does. When one of the terrorists calls him a machine, ...

The Vagrant-1992 5.8

The Vagrant-1992

The Vagrant tells the story of Graham Krackowski (the always magnificent Paxton), who moves into his new home only to be terrorized by an unruly vagrant that lives across the street in an abandon lot. What begins as simp...

The Incredible Hulk-2008 6.7

The Incredible Hulk-2008

Depicting the events after the Gamma Bomb. 'The Incredible Hulk' tells the story of Dr Bruce Banner, who seeks a cure to his unique condition, which causes him to turn into a giant green monster under emotional stress. W...

Forbidden City Cop-1996 7

Forbidden City Cop-1996

Set in Imperial China, Stephen Chiau plays Fat, a guard in the Forbidden City. But unlike his colleagues he doesn't know anything about Kung Fu or other martial-arts, because he uses his time to make futuristic invention...

Army of Darkness-1992 7.5

Army of Darkness-1992

Ash is transported with his car to 1,300 A.D., where he is captured by Lord Arthur and turned slave with Duke Henry the Red and a couple of his men. When Ash is thrown into a pit, he defeats two monsters and wins respect...

Mad Max: Fury Road-2015 8.1

Mad Max: Fury Road-2015

An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and almost everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels...

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice-2010 6.1

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice-2010

Balthazar Blake (Nicolas Cage) is a master sorcerer in modern-day Manhattan trying to defend the city from his arch-nemesis, Maxim Horvath (Alfred Molina). Balthazar can't do it alone, so he recruits Dave Stutler (Jay Ba...

Shrek-2001 7.8

Shrek-2001

When a green ogre named Shrek discovers his swamp has been 'swamped' with all sorts of fairytale creatures by the scheming Lord Farquaad, Shrek sets out with a very loud donkey by his side to 'persuade' Farquaad to give ...