Most of us have probably never heard of Ukrainian pop star Iryna Bilyk but in 2008 she had none other than Jean Claude Van Damme in her music video for the song “Ya Lyublyu Ego” aka “I Love Him”.
An analyst for secret government agency CONTROL, Maxwell Smart gets his chance to realize his dream of being a field agent when most of the other agents are compromised and he’s sent into the field with Agent 99 to track down nuclear terrorist Siegfried.
Obsessed with finding the killer of his wife and daughter, NYPD detective Max Payne becomes embroiled in a conspiracy involving the Aesir Corporation and a powerful drug called Valkyr.
A murderer’s row of celebrities was assembled for the music video for Johnny Cash’s version of the folk song God’s Gonna Cut You Down, which won the Grammy for Best Short Form Music Video in 2008.
The Asylum got out of the gate before Cloverfield in 2008 with their own found footage movie, Monster.
The Asylum put together their own Death Race to compete with the Statham version and got the next best thing to Statham, The Insane Clown Posse.
We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again — 2008 was indeed, a great year for movies. If you’re looking for evidence, check out the movies we mentioned in our podcast.