Tag Archive | action movie

Capricorn One (1979)

Director: Peter Hyams

Starring: Elliott Gould, James Brolin, Hal Holbrook

Release date: January 11 (UK). This one replaced L’amour En Fuite on the list because L’amour turned out to be the fifth film featuring the main character and is basically a clip show of the previous four! May contain snake eating and spoilers…

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The Towering Inferno (1975)

Directors: John Guillermin, Irwin Allen

Starring: Steve McQueen, Paul Newman, William Holden

Release date: January 30 (UK). Please note I have tried to use my inebriated notes where possible. I have of course re-written one or two passages for purposes of, ahem, clarity. May contain inflammable material and spoilers…

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Biehn Season, Vol. 2: 1. The Art Of War (2000)

Director: Christian Duguay

Starring: Wesley Snipes, Anne Archer, Michael Biehn

Well, I’m on probation after Khan so I’m sailing into less choppy waters this time… The Biehn! Volume 2. My fearful return to the ‘Biehn Box’ this time drew out The Art Of War. Cack-knackers. I’ve no interest in this movie so apologies if the following ‘review’ is apathy personified…

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Biehn Season, Vol. 1: 1. Timebomb (1991)

Director: Avi Nesher

Starring: Michael Biehn, Patsy Kensit, Richard Jordan

Welcome to the Biehn Season, Volume 1 trilogy where I shall pick three classics starring the mighty Michael Biehn. My intention is to tactically swerve around the bigger titles and focus on ‘those we do not speak of’. Of course, me and ‘intention’ rarely share a hammock…

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