Ronin earns comparisons to The French Connection with robust action, dynamic road chase scenes, and solid performances. Steve McQueen is cool as ice in this thrilling police procedural that also occurs to contain arguably the greatest movie automobile chase ever. The plot is thin and so is character development, but as an exhilarating, spectacle-filled summer season movie, Independence Day delivers. With its hyper-stylized blend of violence, music, and striking imagery, Drive represents a totally realized imaginative and prescient of arthouse action.
No, we wish our action to be entertaining, and, extra importantly, fictional.
Although this is the first time Tom Cruise pops up in our countdown of one of the best action films on Netflix Canada, it certainly received’t be the last. What units this other than Cruise’s other action hero roles, nevertheless, is that his character in American Made, charismatic industrial airline pilot Barry Seal, truly existed. In this … Read MoreRead More »