Just a Damned Soldier (1988)

Italy does it again with another late '80s 'Namsploitation film, this time about mercenaries with a grudge against a drug lord who is running guns out of Cambodia with the help of the North Vietnamese. Filmed entirely in the Philippines, this movie gets things like uniforms and ammunition counts horribly wrong, but the explosions are … Continue reading Just a Damned Soldier (1988)

Ten Zan: The Ultimate Mission (1988)

Ten Zan is a small mountain in Guadalcanal. Ten Zan: The Ultimate Mission is a joint Italian-North Korean action film from 1988, directed by Ferdinando Baldi entirely in English in North Korea. That's right, this is a prime piece of North Korean cinema. It's...something all right. First, this was supposed to be a Pacific war … Continue reading Ten Zan: The Ultimate Mission (1988)