|Choke Canyon 1986 PG, 95 min.|
Genre: Action / Sci-Fi
Director: Chuck Ball
Cast: Stephen Collins, Bo Svenson, Janet Julian, Lance Henriksen, Victoria Racimo, Nicholas Pryor, Robert F. Hoy, Michael Flynn, Walter Robles, Kurt Woodruff, Mark Baer, Sherry Sailer, Alan Gregory, Michael Phenicie, Marc Di Nunzio
Choke Canyon is the site of the high-tech lab that is being run by David Lowell (Stephen Collins) who wants to harness energy from a space rock. Meanwhile, the Pilgrim Corporation wants to dump its nuclear waste in Choke Canyon, and they use violence in a ruthless effort to get their way. But, they have underestimated Lowell's ability to thwart their plans.
|Fear City 1984 R, 93 min.|
Genre: Drama / Action / Mystery
Director: Abel Ferrara
Cast: Tom Berenger, Billy Dee Williams, Melanie Griffith, Jack Scalia, Rossano Brazzi, Rae Dawn Chong, Joe Santos, Michael V. Gazzo, Jan Murray, Maria Conchita Alonso, Janet Julian, Daniel Faraldo, Ola Ray, John Foster, Emilia Crow
New York prostitutes are being killed, and police try to find the murderer. This film contains plenty of violence and follows the predictable course as good guys try to capture the bad guy. Very good cast wasted.
|Ghost Warrior 1986 R, 86 min.|
Director: Larry Carbol
Cast: Hiroshi Fujioka, Janet Julian, Charles Lampkin, John Calvin, Andy Wood, Frank Schuller, Mike Kobayashi, Bill Morey
While skiing in Japan, two people discover the remains of a Samurai warrior. The body is secreted to the United States where it is discovered that it has been under ice for 400 years. Even more remarkable, it is possible to revive him!
|Heaven Is a Playground 1991 R, 111 min.|
Director: Randall Fried
Cast: D.B. Sweeney, Michael Warren, Richard Jordan, Victor Love, Bo Kimble, Janet Julian, Nigel Miguel, Cylk Cozart, Hakeem Olajuwon, Terry Bradley
In Chicago's Cabrini Green neighborhood, inner-city lawyer Zack Telander (D.B. Sweeney) and basketball coach Byron Harper (Michael Warren) join forces to encourage teens to stay out of trouble and tryout for basketball scholarships instead.
|King of New York 1990 R, 103 min.|
Genre: Drama / Action / Thriller
Director: Abel Ferrara
Cast: Christopher Walken, David Caruso, Laurence Fishburne, Victor Argo, Wesley Snipes, Janet Julian, Joey Chin, Giancarlo Esposito, Paul Calderon, Steve Buscemi, Theresa Randle, Leonard L. Thomas, Roger Guenveur Smith, Carrie Nygren, Ernest Abuba
Drug kingpin Frank White (Christopher Walken) returns to the streets of New York from a long stint in prison and again takes up his old trade. He and his gang have many enemies; both police and rivals don't like his multi-racial gang. This time, Frank has a new goal: he wants to help the poor by building a big hospital in their neighborhood. Extremely violent.
|Smokey Bites the Dust 1981 PG, 85 min.|
Genre: Action / Comedy / Romance
Director: Charles B. Griffith
Cast: Jimmy McNichol, Janet Julian, Walter Barnes, John Blyth Barrymore, Patrick Campbell, William Forsythe, Kari Lizer, Charles Howerton, Kedric Wolfe, Robert Beecher, Bill Frome, Jessica Griffith, Rance Howard, Gene LeBell, Dick Miller
If you are into car chases then this film might appeal to you, but don't expect anything more as Sheriff Turner (Walter Barnes) spends the entire movie chasing after Roscoe Wilton (Jimmy McNichol) who has kidnapped Turner's homecoming-queen daughter, Peggy Sue Turner (Janet Julian).
|1. Choke Canyon (1986)|
2. Fear City (1984)
3. Ghost Warrior (1986)
4. Heaven Is a Playground (1991)
5. King of New York (1990)
6. Smokey Bites the Dust (1981)
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