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Check out footage of Jean-Claude Van Damme in the original Predator costume

I have heard stories for as long as I can remember that Jean-Claude was the original actor inside of the alien suit in John McTiernan 's classic PREDATOR. The prospect that Arnold Schwarzenegger and Van Damme shared screen time has always been a cool idea, but in the end, it was not meant to be. But, what ever happened to the original Predator suit? This clip posted to YouTube by...

Face Off: Predator military team vs. Aliens Colonial Marines

Last week's Face-Off column delved into a pair of futuristic societies from a couple of prominent sci-fi/action movies, and most of you agreed that MINORITY REPORT offered a more intriguing, thoughtful and plausible future over the explosive DEMOLITION MAN. This weekend, Arnold Schwarzenegger returns to screen in SABOTAGE , leading a specialized squad of capable badasses. He's no...

Face Off: Paul Verhoeven vs. John McTiernan

In last week's Face-Off column , the WWII "men on a mission" movies INGLOURIOUS BASTERDS and THE DIRTY DOZEN went up against each other, and the overwhelming consensus seemed to be that I was essentially insane for giving Tarantino's movie the edge over the Lee Marvin tough-guy classic. With the remake of ROBOCOP stomping into theaters this week (to some less than enthusiastic...

Awesome Art We've Found Around The Net: Joker, Lost, Predator, Rocky

Some cliche somewhere said that 'a picture is worth a thousand words.' This has proven to be the case for me and especially when it comes to fan art. I have always sought out great fan art and have wanted to share it with as many people as possible. "Awesome Artwork We've Found Around The Net" is the outlet for that passion. In this column I will showcase the kick-ass...

Movie Jail: This week's defendant is...Arnold Schwarzenegger!

This is Movie Jail, a unique maximum security prison that houses some of the worst writers, directors, actors and producers from Hollywood and beyond. Their crimes? The offenses vary from convict to convict but most of these inmates have contributed negatively to the film world to some capacity and his or her misdeeds have covered a long enough period of time that the authorities had...

Awesome Art We've Found Around The Net: Brave, Kill Bill, Labyrinth, Predator

Some cliche somewhere said that 'a picture is worth a thousand words.' This has proven to be the case for me and especially when it comes to fan art. I have always sought out great fan art and have wanted to share it with as many people as possible. "Awesome Artwork We've Found Around The Net" is the outlet for that passion. In this column I will showcase the kick-ass...

Comic Con: Top 10 Coolest Toys

There is an onslaught of toys at Comic Con, more than anyone could fully take in. You are surrounded by finely molded pieces of plastic, stone, and stuffing at every turn, enough that it could rattle your brain. As I pushed, clawed, bumped, and inched my way through the crowd a number of things jumped out, some of it exclusive, some of it prototype, and some of it already available, but all of...

Predator 3D blu-ray announced; available for preorder at Comic Con with limited edition figurine

John McTiernan 's original monster classic, PREDATOR, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger , will apparently be getting the 3D treatment later this year as Fox has announced that the film will have a presence at Comic Con this year, which is likely the "big" PREDATOR news that was rumored yesterday . I suppose there's always the possibility that they could announce a new...

Awesome Art We've Found Around The Net: The Departed, Iron Man, Oldboy, Scarface

Some cliche somewhere said that 'a picture is worth a thousand words.' This has proven to be the case for me and especially when it comes to fan art. I have always sought out great fan art and have wanted to share it with as many people as possible. "Awesome Artwork We've Found Around The Net" is the outlet for that passion. In this column I will showcase the...

C'mon Hollywood: Give us another Predator!

One of the coolest modern movie monsters is undoubtedly the PREDATOR. Created by screenwriters Jim and John Thomas and designed by FX guru Stan Winston , the first iteration of the famed alien creature in 1987ís PREDATOR, directed by John McTeirnan, became an instant classic, forever embedding the creature in pop culture everywhere. Since that time, the franchise has seen two...

Men in Suits! Check out the trailer and clips from this awesome documentary about suit acting with Doug Jones, Tom Woodruff Jr., and more!

MEN IN SUITS!  Many of us here at JoBlo.com are big fans of practical effects, including the use of make-up, prosthetics, or full on body suits when making kick ass sci-fi, horror, or whatever genre calls for it.  Although CGI has grown leaps and bounds from where it was 20 years ago, nothing beats the realism portrayed by a well-made "man in suit."  When you look at films...

I Want That: NECA toys spring/summer toy round-up, featuring Predators, Aliens, Terminators, The Lone Ranger, and more!

Neca toys has created some really cool action figures, tackling video games like Gears of War and Assassins Creed to film properties like THE EVIL DEAD, PROMETHEUS, PREDATORS, ROBOCOP, THE HUNGER GAMES, and many more.  Now, the company is prepping to roll out their Spring/Summer line-up, which consists of a number of really kick ass figures, including a 25th Anniversary collection of...