Action

Checkpoint (1956 with Stanley Baker)

— 86 min - — - 25 December 1956 Our rating: Car-racing drama starring Stanley Baker as the agent of auto industrialist James Robertson Justice, who is sent to Italy to lure an Italian designer away from his firm. However, the plan...

Pork Chop Hill (1959 with Gregory Peck)

— 97 min - Action, War, Drama - 29 May 1959 Our rating: During the Korean war, Lieutenant Joe Clemons (Gregory Peck) and his troop of GIs must retake a lonely hill that has been overrun by Chinese forces. Based on actual events, this war...

Mackenna’s Gold (1969, Gregory Peck, Omar Sharif)

— 128 min - Adventure, Action, Western - 18 March 1969 Our rating: A glittering cast is assembled for this lively Western by the team responsible for The Guns of Navarone. Leading the pack is Gregory Peck's MacKenna, the only man living...

Big Boss, The (1971, Bruce Lee, Maria Yi)

R 100 min - Action - 2 October 1971 Our rating: Having seemingly failed to crack Hollywood with his appearances in TV series and movies in the '60s, Bruce Lee returned to Hong Kong to make smaller scale, more local films. However, it came as...