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Everything Action Theater: Contract Killer

September 24, 2020

Jet Li stars in 1998’s Hitman aka Contract Killer as Fu, a wannabe assassin who teams up with a shady con-artist named Lo to try and collect a massive reward for the legendary “King of Killers”, who recently took down a powerful Hong Kong crime boss.

Action Hero of the Week: Fu

September 16, 2020

Ex-soldier Fu pairs up with a shady con man named Lo as the pair join the hunt for the mysterious “King of Killers”, who has a massive bounty on their head after killing local crime boss Tsukamoto.

Everything Action Theater: Knock Off

September 3, 2020

Jean Claude Van Damme is a fashion designer and counterfeiter who becomes involved in a CIA investigation into Russian terrorists hiding “nanobombs” in fake goods coming out of Hong Kong in Tsui Hark’s 1998 action movie, Knock Off, which you can watch here thanks to YouTube.

Action Hero of the Week: Marcus Ray

August 19, 2020

Fashion designer and “King of Knock-Offs” Marcus Ray gets caught up in a CIA investigation into dangerous Russian counterfeiters who are placing deadly nanobombs in a wide variety of goods shipping out of Hong Kong.

Musical Montage: The Jack Frost Band

December 23, 2019

Since he was portraying the frontman of a blues/rock band called The Jack Frost Band, it’s only natural that Michael Keaton would appear on the movie’s soundtrack and there are two songs from the fictional band alongside the likes of Hanson, Lisa Loeb, REO Speedwagon and more.

Action Hero of the Week: Jack Crews

December 4, 2019

Fresh out of prison, trucker Jack Crews is forced to take a job driving a truck from Atlanta to New Jersey but finds the load is full of illegal weapons that are the target of the both the FBI and a crew of hijackers.

Movie of the Month: Blackjack

January 4, 2019

For the first commentary of 2019, the Everything Action crew is watching the John Woo/Dolph Lundgren team-up Blackjack, which was made in the hopes of becoming a USA Network TV show in 1998.