When I read a recent article about the Palm Beach Riot of 1986, Ebert's snarky put-down of Fraternity Vacation immediately sprung to mind.
A fine example of an action movie that played a whole lot better when I first watched it on HBO as an eleven-year-old in 1981. Watching it as an adult, I found it a bit dry and talky, but still entertaining. https://youtu.be/mZuzqwBxi3M Some Chuck Norris fans go more for his mid-to-late '80s Cannon flicks. … Continue reading Homemade FAKE Criterion Of The Week
Movies set during Christmas, but, for the most part, not directly about the holiday.
Chuck's action movies grew less interesting the more his characters came to rely on guns and rockets instead of his hands and feet