Friday, June 22, 2012

Great chases great fight scenes - Laird Barron

"The Steve McQueen car chase in Bullitt is probably my favorite modern chase. The hand to hand prize is a draw between Bond and the Russian assassin in the train compartment in From Russia with Love; Viggo Mortenson v the heavies in the bathhouse in Eastern Promises; a brutal fight to the death between two characters, don't remember who or why, in The Deep; and Frank Sinatra v Henry Silva in the Manchurian Candidate. " 3 out of 5