Seems like Sylvester Stallone was starting to his game back with the successes of “Rocky Balboa“, “Rambo” (or Rambo 4) and the Expendables movie franchise. He is just one of those action stars that can go down and yet, he never seems to get kept down. Well, I am not sure exactly what Stallone wanted to do with his 2013 film “Bullet to the Head”. Directed by Walter Hill and loosely based on the French graphic novel “Du Plomb Dans la Tete”, the film … more
The Post Christmas season is usually full of ineffectual movies that get shuffled to this spot cause they won't be hits or garner emmy praise. So far, I have already seen 3 movies that going in I knew wouldn't be special but had some fun seeing. Bullet to the Head was sure to be the most fun, with a trashy, grindhousy look, an unaffected hero who looked carefree, and a throwaway plot. Bullet to the Head really needed to cut loose more and have it's throwaway plot not … more
Sleazy story of a grizzled hitman and young cop forming an uneasy partnership to stop killers in Louisiana. Almost no heart in this tale of lowlifes and revenge and goes to great lengths to put focus on Stallone's character who wouldn't give a care less what spotlight is on him.