Category: The Action Junkies Podcast

A podcast hosted by Chris and Jade as we delve into the world of action movies

King of the Kickboxers : The Action Junkies

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s87j3dmzilA Hey its another episode of the Action Junkies and in this episode Chris (@CinemaTronix) and Jade (@CelluloidAK) delive into streught to video hell and revil in the naffness of King of the Kickboxers. Starring Loren Avedon as a rouge cop who goes undercover in Thailand to take down a snuff movie ring and to…

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The Action Junkies : Death Train

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6fkmcWU8Wa4 Yes we’re back again and we’re talking about a film I remember enjoying watching on the TV. Now not so much. Directed by David Jackson, Death Train features Pierce Brosnan and Patrick Stewart as they try and stop a runaway train that’s armed with a nuclear weapon. Also know as Detonator, it also stars Alexandra…

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The Action Junkies : Hard Boiled

We are back after a bit of a break but Chris Byrne (@CinemaTronix) and Jade Lindley (@CelluloidAK) are back and we’re all about John Woo and Chow Yun Fat in 1992’s Hard Boiled. A very rambly episode this week as we discuss one of the best  action films ever made. Not much disagreement on either…

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The Action Junkies : Showdown in Little Tokyo

The new episode of The Action Junkies podcast Jade (@CelluloidAK) Lindley and Chris (@CinemaTronix) Byrne are all about the glorious and fun 80’s/90’s mishmash that is Showdown in Little Tokyo. Starring our favorite swede Dolph Lundgren and Brandon (son of Bruce) Lee as to cops out to take down a Yakuza drug kingpin. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KzasJPXef0E With a ton of action…

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Beverly Hills Cop : The Action Junkies

This week in The Action Junkies, Jade (@CelluloidAK) and Chris (@CinemaTronix)talk about the series that made Eddie Murphy’s career. It one of the definitive 80’s films Beverly Hills Cop 1, 2 and 3.  Murphy plays Detroit cop Axel Foley who comes to Beverly Hills to interrogate the death of an old friend. If you’ve not seen any…

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The Action Junkies Podcast : Cobra

We kick things off in appropriate fashion with Sylvester Stallone‘s answer to Commando. A power house 80’s action fest that’s not afraid to embrace all the tropes of the action movie. Loosely based on the novel Fair Game by Paula Gosling, it’s directed by George P. Cosmatos  in 1986 it stars Sly as a  maverick cop Marion “Cobra” Cobretti who signs on…

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