Manly Movies

Don Harvey

The Prince (2014)

The Prince (2014)

The Prince    22 Aug 2014

R 93 minReleased

IMDB: 4.6/10 969 votes

I’ll never understand why men worth many millions appear in movies like this in glorified cameo roles. Bruce Willis, how many millions are enough? How many tens of millions does it take to satisfy you? Shame on you for cashing in on grim garbage like this. Do people like Bruce Willis and John Cusack do it to keep busy? No, that’s no excuse either. Because if that was the case, they wouldn’t show up ...

The Beast of War (1988)

The Beast of War (1988)

The Beast of War    07 Sep 1988

R 111 minReleased

IMDB: 7.4/10 159 votes

Aside from Das Boot, of all the war movies that came out in the 1980’s, this is the best. I’ll go one further – it’s one of the best war movies ever created. It didn’t have the promotion of a typical 80’s movie. It wasn’t hoisted on the shoulders of critics either, so it wasn’t particularly well known. Like Rambo III, this movie suffered as well because it had the right message at the wrong time. ...