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Review: The Cannon Film Guide Vol 1. 1980-1984

July 27, 2020

The Cannon Group is one of our most beloved purveyors of wonderfully over the top action from the likes of Charles Bronson and Chuck Norris (and later Stallone and Van Damme) but the house that Golan and Globus built had a much more diverse catalog and the truly excellent book The Cannon Film Guide Vol. […]

Everything Action Theater: American Ninja

May 7, 2020

One of the many ninja actionfests that Cannon Films put out in the 80s, American Ninja stars Michael Dudikoff as Pvt. Joe Armstrong, an Army soldier and secret ninja who discovers a black-market arms dealer and his army of evil ninjas are operating in the Philippines near where he’s stationed and he becomes determined to stop them.

Electric Boogaloo Trailer

October 7, 2014

The origins of wonderfully ridiculous 80’s action factory Cannon Films will be revealed in the upcoming documentary, Electric Boogaloo.

Action Hero of the Week: Cole

November 2, 2011

At the height of the ninja craze in the 80’s, Cole and his sweet ‘stache kicked all kinds of ass as he defended his friend’s land from evil businessman Venarius in “Enter the Ninja”.