Having spawned a string of god-awful sequels/spin-offs, and essentially being only an action jaunt to begin with,ย Predatorย gets somewhat of a bad rep considering how good it actually is. ย True, it’s a cornerstone of Arnold Schwarzenegger’s catalogue but that isn’t something held in any higher regard than what it merits (which isn’t much). ย Predator, at least for me, stands head and shoulders above the rest of Arnie’s tripe – and even ends up as my personal favourite action movie ever made. ย That’s remarkable in and of itself, as action is a genre I always go into with the highest distaste and lack of interest.…   [continue reading]