Sept. 22, 2019

1. Geri-Action (Rambo: Last Blood)

1. Geri-Action (Rambo: Last Blood)

Welcome to the first episode of the MOTION PICTURES podcast!

Your regular hosts, Carl Sweeney and Tony Black, join forces to discuss Geriatric Action Cinema (aka Geri-Action) to coincide with the release of RAMBO: LAST BLOOD.

What qualifies as a...

Welcome to the first episode of the MOTION PICTURES podcast! Your regular hosts, Carl Sweeney and Tony Black, join forces to discuss Geriatric Action Cinema (aka Geri-Action) to coincide with the release of RAMBO: LAST BLOOD. What qualifies as a Geri-Action film? What stars fall under the bracket? Why do we remain enthralled by the legendary Stallone's & Arnie's & Statham's of cinema? And where might this sub-genre be heading? Plus! In our 'What We've Watched' section, we pick through some recommendations of cinema new and old, including SUMMER HOLIDAY, HIGH NOON, BEHIND THE CANDELABRA & PAIN AND GLORY... plus a few movies to avoid along the way! You can find us on social media so please join in the conversation: FACEBOOK: Motion Pictures Podcast TWITTER: @MotionPicsPod Tony on Rambo: Last Blood: https://ajblackwriter.com/2019/09/20/rambo-last-blood-a-violent-hope-free-reflection-of-a-vengeful-america/ Peter Bradshaw of The Guardian on Rambo: Last Blood: https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/amp.theguardian.com/film/2019/sep/19/rambo-last-blood-review John Squires on original Rambo V: https://bloody-disgusting.com/movie/3497671/rambo-v-originally-going-put-sylvester-stallone-inhuman-monster/ You can also find a Letterboxd list of Geri-Action cinema here - how many have you seen? https://letterboxd.com/blackster/list/motion-pictures-podcast-1-geri-action-movies/