Scott Adkins reteams with the director of both Ninja movies for the bad ass looking new action movie, Close Range.
We’re watching the original 80’s ninja classic for our Movie of the Month for June, Enter the Ninja, starring Django himself, Franco Nero and ninja movie legend, Sho Kosugi.
Using a police robot bound for destruction, an engineer (Dev Patel) tests out his experimental AI on it and creates Chappie (Sharlto Copley), a fully sentient robot, but both fall into the hands of the gangster Ninja, who wants Chappie as a weapon to pull of a massive heist.
The latest in a long tradition of Americans being trained as ninjas, Casey Bowman was orphaned and raised in the Koga dojo in the arts of Ninjitsu and must use his skills against an evil former classmate, a secret cult and a Burmese drug lord.
After escalating misunderstandings puts his family at risk by mobsters, mild mannered business man Akira Saito must call upon his secret ninja past to stop them.
This week the duo of Zach and Joe discuss a slew of topics including the recent Conan the Barbarian remake/reimagining, Ghost Rider, the Marvel Knights universe, Civil War, Troll 2, Mad Men for 80’s wrestling and more.
Charlie is back for a “tributary” episode of the Chuck-isode, where he gives you some recommendations about where to see more from the actors of the recent Mortal Kombat short film.
A couple of the bigger movies of last fall (like 2012) are out this week on DVD and Blu Ray.
Hulu brings back the deadly art of ninjitsu with the lost 80’s classic Enter the Ninja.