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RED (2010)

Review by CJ

red

Director:
Robert Schwentke

Starring:
Bruce Willis, Mary-Louise Parker, Karl Urban, Morgan Freeman, John Malkovich, Dame Helen Mirren, Brian Cox

Other notable appearances:
Ernest Borgnine, Richard Dreyfuss, Julian McMahon

Running time:
111 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
Die HardTango & Cash, The A-Team, The Losers, The Expendables

 

When Sarah (Parker) organises to meet up with Frank (Willis) after several work related phone calls, she has no idea that he is a retired CIA agent. Frank shows up at Sarah’s apartment and turns her world upside-down as they are hunted by the CIA’s best active assassins. Now Frank and Sarah must team up with the CIA’s best retired assassins to survive.

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Escape from New York (1981)

Review by CJ

Escape from New York

Director:
John Carpenter

Starring:
Kurt Russell, Lee Van Cleef, Ernest Borgnine, Donald Pleasence, Isaac Hayes, Harry Dean Stanton, Adrienne Barbeau

Other notable appearances:
Jamie Lee Curtis

Running time:
99 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
Tango and Cash, Big Trouble in Little China 

 

It’s 1997 and New York has been turned into a maximum security prison. When Air Force One crashes and the president is taken prisoner, future inmate Snake Plissken (Russell) is given a choice — save the president and earn his freedom or die.

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