Dead-End Drive-In (1986)

All hail Brian Trenchard-Smith! Where most films today bore your eyes out, his Australian-born breed of mayhem has been etched in my memory for years. Who else could create such a wildly disparate catalog of film, including The Man from Hong Kong, Stunt Rock, BMX Bandits, Turkey Shoot, Night of the Demons 2 and so many more. Only he could make… Continue reading Dead-End Drive-In (1986)

America 3000 (1986)

David Engelbach wrote Over the Top, Death Wish 2 and two episodes of the TV shows Lottery and MacGyver. He also wrote the 1984 TV movie Goldie and the Bears, which starred Hulk Hogan. He's only directed one film -- the Cannon Films produced America 3000 -- and you're about to learn all about it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7eqsZu0GPKY "Nine hundred years after… Continue reading America 3000 (1986)

No Retreat, No Surrender (1986)

Corey Yuen is a Hong Kong action director, film director, producer and action choreographer known for doing the fight scenes for movies like Lethal Weapon 4, X-Men and plenty of Jet Li's American films like Romeo Must Die, The One and The Expendables. He's also directed Sammo Hung and Jackie Chan in Dragons Forever and helped start… Continue reading No Retreat, No Surrender (1986)