|The most difficult aspect of including Spy on this list, was picking just one quote||After all, while Stallone and Schwarzenegger had managed, with mixed success, to flirt between blood-soaked action and looking after children, their template seemed to become a necessary rite of passage for their muscular successors|
|Blood and gore fill the screen with the same kind of gusto which is normally reserved for hardcore horror films: organs and limbs are sliced and smashed with stomach turning vigour, while Chelios and his surrounding company of miscreants turn the air bright blue||He was test-driving a three-ton truck, and the brakes run out|
The film would place higher on this list if the rating was based on the quality of the film alone, but since Statham is one part of a much bigger cast, with less of a spotlight on him than in Snatch, it should probably slot in right here.
|The Bank Job for me, was a great opportunity for me to do some good acting, you know? His background as a professional athlete and his proficiency in martial arts and gutsy physical stunts were not so unusual for an action star, but his accent and unique persona as a streetwise Londoner added an extra layer of appeal and enabled him to break through to U|
|Buy now from Amazon: 22||It has more in common with The Running Man than the original Death Race|
But because Jason is an Olympic-quality diver, he got out of it.4