When buddy cops Gregory Hines and Billy Crystal are forced into taking a vacation following the sloppy bust of a drug dealer in Chicago, the pair head to Key West, Florida and relax to the dulcet tones of Michael McDonald’s “Sweet Freedom”, with the pair also appearing in the music video for the song.
The final film for the legendary Robert Redford as he retires from acting, The Old Man & The Gun is based on the true story of bank robber Forrest Tucker, who escape from San Quentin in the 70s and went on a string of heists that baffled the police.
Lightning McQueen finds himself outpaced by hotshot new, younger cars like Jackson Storm (Armie Hammer) on the racetrack and he has one last shot to prove he’s still the best with help from a trainer named Cruz Ramirez (Cristela Alonzo) in this summer’s Cars 3.
This week on the Everything Actioncast, Zach, Chris and Joe shake up the format and talk about the news first before getting into Show and Tell with the new Bond trailer and the real life espionage life of Bond creator, Ian Fleming, a history of failed Batman projects, the overwhelming dumbness of Battleship, the first look at Taken 2 and much more.
Jackie Chan reassured his fans that he isn’t retiring from action movies, as reports from last week might have led you to believe, and his 100th movie, Chinese Zodiac, features tons of his trademark stunts as he plays a thief trying to steal a set of 4, bronze animal heads.