When we look back at movies of the past a lot of times we remember most fondly the music involved. When it comes to the 90’s action movie The Rock with Sean Connery and Nick Cage the music is something that changes the film from being just a fond memory to something you want to bring back in soundtrack form. Continue reading “ESSENTIAL MUSIC: The Rock OST Review”

The Scorpion King: A Solid B-Movie

The Scorpion King (2002)
Universal Pictures
Starring: Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Kelly Hu, and Michael Clarke Duncan
Rated PG-13 for action, sensuality, and peril (why not, it’s as ridiculous as rating something based on smoking)
92 minutes

You’ve got to hand it to Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, he’s had a pretty successful film career that has been compared to that of Sylvester Stallone’s and Arnold Schwarzenegger’s. The former WWE star, turned actor made his first film appearance as the Scorpion King in The Mummy Returns in 2001. Unfortunately, Continue reading “The Scorpion King: A Solid B-Movie”