In the realm of movies that rip-off Die Hard, Olympus Has Fallen is notable in that it… exists. It’s certainly not nearly as awesome as Under Siege. That said, it’s somehow managed to persist as a mid to low tier action franchise to the point now where it’s been greenlit for sequels twice.

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Distributor: Paramount Pictures Directors: Dean DeBlois, Chris Sanders Writers: William Davies, Dean DeBlois Starring: Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, Christopher Mintz-Plasse Genre: Family, Fantasy, Animation Rated: PG-13 In January 2010, the visual effects juggernaut Avatar hit theaters. Two months later came How to Train Your Dragon. While not as immediately groundbreaking as the unprecedented success of…

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Distributor: Warner Brothers Pictures Director: Dean Devlin Writer: Dean Devlin & Paul Guyot Starring: Gerard Butler, Jim Sturgess, Alexandria Maria Lara, Abbie Cornish, Ed Harris, Andy Garcia, Eugenio Derbez Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Drama, Mystery & Suspense, Action & Adventure Rating: PG-13 Though I was not expecting much from this film, it certainly had numerous problems in the areas…

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