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The Rock - (1996 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0117500/

Military men conspire to steal chemical weapons to threaten Seattle for money as reparations for fallen comrades, and a man is let out of confinement to help an expert disarm them.

Although the main chemical weapons premise makes no sense, it's still a good movie.



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Oldboy - (2013 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1321511/
https://www.sonypictures.com/movies/oldboy

An everyday man's is kidnapped to make amends for past wrongs he couldn't guess at.

I can see it was trying, but boy is it inconsistent action without real underlying substance.



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Lucy - (2014 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2872732/
was lucymovie.com

A simple woman is tricked into smuggling for a one-week boyfriend, and does drugs to save herself.

I happen to like it a lot.


World War Z - (2013 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
worldwarzmovie.com
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0816711/

During a zombie apocalypse, a guy with a past gets selected for his skills to pursue a cure.

Pretty good all around. I like the realism.



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The Equalizer 3 - (2023 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt17024450/

A man with particular skills find himself among honest townsfolk gripped by criminals.

Simple and reasonably entertaining. Recommended especially for the people who like gritty low-tech spy-superhero movies.

  • Trailer
  • Set in Italy, so there is some spoken Italian.



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Mechanic꞉ Resurrection - (2016 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3522806/
http://www.mechanic.movie/

An assassin let others think he was dead, but he was found and reactivated by his enemies.

It's pretty good!



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Cyborg - (1989 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0097138/

A possible cure for the plague that has ruined the world could be brought from New York City to Atlanta, but for a powerful gang that stumbled upon the opportunity.

It's not great, but it's not bad. Definite bubblegum movie watching; put your brain on hold and enjoy it for what it was trying to me. I don't regret the time I spent on this.



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Nemesis 5꞉ The New Model - (2017 movie) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7008310/

I'm really not sure what's going on. I think I was watching resistance fighters struggling against cyborg overlords.

Pass hard; God dman. I'm leaving that typo in.



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Nemesis 2꞉ Nebula - (1995 movie)

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0113948/

To escape a ruined future, a genetically-enhanced child is sent back in time to grow into a She-Hulk who is too ugly to date, let alone procreate, so I'm not sure why a cyborg is sent after her.

Wow this is a special kind of bad. The first is pretty good, and incredible in comparison to this. Well, it's part of a series so let's continue suffering through them all!

  • Trailer
  • Inappropriately-rated; Rated R but no blood or swearing. I guess it's for showing some thong-butt.



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Nemesis - (1992 movie) poster

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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0107668/

In a world where cybernetics are commonplace, a cop is tasked to track down pro-human terrorists.

It's straightforward fun; very good.



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