Episode 29: Wake of Death
Each time we watch these mid-2000 movies from Van Damme, we always find ourselves surprised. By now, we should automatically assume that each movie he does is gold. We don’t know if it’s because Hollywood has drilled it into our heads that straight-to-dvd movies aren’t the best or that we don’t expect much in the way of action films without giant budgets. Or maybe we get movies like Derailed that put us back into our pessimistic place with wary eyes. But Wake of Death surprised us. Violent, gritty, and nasty, this movie was almost the complete package.
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About Jean Pod Van DammecastHow do you honor one of the greatest actors of the 20th century? By making a podcast about him! The Jean Pod Van Dammecast takes a look through the filmography of Van Damme's career while reliving memories from childhood. Hosts John and Jeff review, quote, and read off trivia from each film, all the meanwhile trying to learn to do the splits.
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