With the Marines: Chosin to Hungnam (1951)

Introduction With the Marines: Chosin to Hungnam is a 1951 war documentary about the US Marines in The Korean War. Outline Foreward from the video: “The following picture is a partial record of the bitter struggle of the Marines from Chosin Reservoir to Hungnam, Korea in the freezing Autumn of 1950. The film portrays the… Read More

Full Metal Jacket (1987)

Introduction Full Metal Jacket is a 1987 war film directed, co-written, and produced by Stanley Kubrick and starring Matthew Modine, R. Lee Ermey, Vincent D’Onofrio and Adam Baldwin. The screenplay by Kubrick, Michael Herr, and Gustav Hasford was based on Hasford’s novel The Short-Timers (1979). The storyline follows a platoon of US Marines through their… Read More

Sniper: Assassin’s End (2020)

Introduction Sniper: Assassin’s End is a 2020 American action film directed by Kaare Andrews and starring Chad Michael Collins, Tom Berenger and Sayaka Akimoto. It is the eighth instalment in the Sniper film series. Outline Special Ops Sniper Brandon Beckett (Chad Michael Collins) is set up as the primary suspect for the murder of a… Read More

Sniper: Ultimate Kill (2017)

Introduction Sniper: Ultimate Kill is a 2017 American action film directed by Claudio Fäh and starring Chad Michael Collins, Billy Zane, and Tom Berenger. It is the seventh instalment in the Sniper film series. Outline Colombian drug kingpin Jesús Morales hires a skilled sniper known as “The Devil” to eliminate all of his enemies, enabling… Read More

Sniper: Ghost Shooter (2016)

Introduction Sniper: Ghost Shooter is a 2016 American direct-to-video action film directed by Don Michael Paul. It is the sixth instalment in the Sniper film series. Outline Brandon Beckett is given another mission. Elite snipers Brandon Beckett (Chad Michael Collins), and Richard Miller (Billy Zane), tasked with protecting a Georgian gas pipeline from Arab sponsored… Read More

Sniper: Legacy (2014)

Introduction Sniper: Legacy is a 2014 American direct-to-video action film directed by Don Michael Paul. It is the fifth instalment in the Sniper film series. Outline After military leaders are assassinated, Brandon Beckett (Chad Michael Collins), receives word that his father, Thomas Beckett (Tom Berenger), was among the assassinated. Attempting to track down David Simpson… Read More

Sniper: Reloaded (2011)

Introduction Sniper: Reloaded is a 2011 American direct-to-video action film, directed by Claudio Fäh. This film is the first in the Sniper series that does not feature the character of Thomas Beckett (portrayed by Tom Berenger). Instead, it introduces his son Brandon (portrayed by Chad Michael Collins). Also, Billy Zane reprises his role as Richard… Read More

Sniper 3 (2004)

Introduction Sniper 3 is a 2004 American action adventure direct-to-video film starring Tom Berenger, Byron Mann, Denis Arndt, and John Doman. It was directed by P.J. Pesce, and is the third instalment in the Sniper film series. Outline Sniper Thomas Beckett (Tom Berenger) is hired by NSA officials William Avery (Denis Arndt) and Richard Addis… Read More

Sniper 2 (2002)

Introduction Sniper 2 is a 2002 direct to video American action film directed by Craig R. Baxley and starring Tom Berenger, Bokeem Woodbine, Dan Butler and Linden Ashby. The film follows a Marine sniper and a spotter who are tasked with assassinating a Serbian general responsible for ethnic cleansing attacks. It is the sequel to… Read More