Category Archives: Action

Adapting Limitless to TV – What You Need to Know

Adapting Limitless to TV – What You Need to Know

Successfully adapting a film into a television show is often difficult. In many cases, the creative forces behind these types of projects are simply looking to make a quick buck off a film’s popularity. They don’t necessarily take the time to determine what types of changes they should make to the story and characters to… Read More…

The Amazing Ways Act of Valor Celebrates Navy SEALs

The Amazing Ways Act of Valor Celebrates Navy SEALs

Military personnel have served as film protagonists since the early days of cinema. Some films have managed to successfully honor their sacrifices, while others fall short of the mark. While there are a number of reasons why these films either succeed or fail, it’s important to pay attention to the behind-the-scenes choices that the filmmakers… Read More…

This Is Why Movies Like Oculus Matter

This Is Why Movies Like Oculus Matter

Horror films don’t merely need to be entertainment. In many cases, they give relatively young talent an early opportunity to show what they’re capable of. After all, making a horror film isn’t easy, regardless of your role. Directors need to exercise exacting control over the events on screen, ensuring the tension mounts at the ideal… Read More…

This Is How Death Race Brought Back a Forgotten Genre

This Is How Death Race Brought Back a Forgotten Genre

Death Race, 2008’s remake of/prequel to the 1975 cult classic Death Race 2000, is the kind of sci-fi movie that rarely gets made these days. In the past, films like The Terminator and Robocop were relatively common. These movies depicted bleak visions of the future, packaged in adrenaline-fueled entertainment. However, what’s most unique about these… Read More…