David Carradine was a seasoned American film star known for his action films. He started his acting career in the 60s with the Broadways and made his big TV breakthrough in the early 70s with the starring role in the series ‘Kung Fu’. He appeared on the big screen for the first time in 1975 with the film ‘Death Race 2000’. Starting small, he embarked on a grand acting career that included some notable films such as ‘Kill Bill: Vol. 2’, ‘Death Race 2000’ and ‘Bound for Glory’.
Talking about his early career - the roles he did were far away from the best roles that he would be later known for. He did out and out action films such as ‘The Serpent’s Egg’, ‘The Long Riders’, ‘The Warrior and the Sorceress’, ‘Sonny Boy’ and ‘The Vampire in Retreat’. He also missed the mark sometimes, and his filmography also registered some failures in form of films such as ‘Kill Zone’, ‘Armed Response’ and ‘On the Line’.
At the turn of the century, he started gaining respect as a character actor and his most celebrated role came with Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Kill Bill: Vol. 2’, where he played the titular role of Bill. Some of the last films that he starred in before he passed away were ‘Stretched’ and ‘Night of the Templar’.
The Bride, a former assassin, is severely wounded on her wedding day following an attack by her jealous ex-lover and father of her unborn child, accompanied by her former associates, members of the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad. She wakes up from coma four years later and embarks on a deadly journey to avenge her lost child.
The second movie of the Kill Bill series sees the Bride carrying on with her vengeful pursuit of the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad including Budd, Elle and her ex-lover and boss Bill. They had attempted to murder her and her unborn child. However, she is unaware that the child she presumes to be dead is alive and with Bill.
Philip Marlowe is a private investigator who helps his friend Terry Lennox get to the Mexican border one night. Upon making his way back home, he is shocked to find that the police are waiting for Terry as he has murdered his own wife.
Young Italian-American, Charlie Cappa, is torn between his devout Catholicism and his illegal work for his Mafioso uncle Giovanni, in Little Italy, New York. When his young friend, Johnny Boy, ends up in trouble with loan sharks, Charlie, Johnny, and Charlie’s girlfriend, Teresa, try to leave the town but Johnny’s enemies catch up with them.
Americana is a drama film which tells the story of a troubled Vietnam veteran living in rural Kansas. He attempts to rebuild an old merry-old-round while also trying to reconcile with the horrors of his war years.
An African-American soldier who had served in the Civil War, becomes co-owner of a ranch. However, soon few local outlaws come after him and his Indian wife.
A former gunslinger arrives in a frontier town, hoping to establish himself as the local preacher. Quickly, his wish to lead a peaceful life is dashed due to the constant rivalry between the cattlemen and sheep herders and decides to take up arm when his church is burned down. But he must weigh his options carefully so that the cycle of retribution and revenge is not perpetuated.
Death Race 2000 is a science fiction sports film which takes us to a dystopian future where a cross country automobile race takes place, which requires its contestants to run down innocent pedestrians to gain points.
A western film directed by Burt Kennedy, the movie revolves around the lives of Jim Flagg, the marshal in the town of Progress, and his arch-rival Big John McKay, an outlaw. A fierce yet humorous battle takes place between the lawmen and the outlaws when the latter group tries to rob a train.
Bus Riley’s Back in Town is a drama film which revolves around the story of a young sailor who upon returning home finds that his girlfriend has got married to an older and wealthy man.
Set in the times of unemployment and economic turmoil, the film follows the life of ironworker Jensen Ames, who is falsely accused of murder. Sent to the Terminal Island, the ruthless Warden Hennessey gives option of competing in prison’s dreadfully dangerous car race as masked Frankenstein to gain freedom, or continue endless imprisonment. Watched by millions, he participates in the 3-stage death race.
Ben Kane, a former lawman of Dodge City, meets Billy Young, a wounded outlaw abandoned by his partner. They reach the frontier town of Lordsburg where Kane accepts the post of Deputy Sheriff as he is after Frank Boone, the man who killed his son. He enlists the help of sharpshooter Young, who has his own score to settle with the Boones.
Chev Chelios, an ex-hitman, falls out of a helicopter and is abducted by Chinese gangsters who replace his heart with an artificial one. With very limited time in his hand, Chev rushes to get his heart back from gangsters with the help of Eve, Ria, and Venus. But all the time, he has to keep his artificial heart charged with electricity.
Stan Minton is a con man, who faces imprisonment for committing fraud. Since he is filled with fear of dealing with the dangerous inmates, he decides to hire a martial artist trainer to toughen him up.
This action comedy film revolves around the story of Rick Jarmin, who is put in witness protection and given a new identity, after he helps the FBI bust a drug dealer. Fifteen years later, when he is living a new life as a gas station attendant in another city, his cover gets blown when his ex-girlfriend recognizes him.
Harley Thomas, a Florida moonshine runner, faces rivalry from girlfriend Nancy Sue’s father Ralph Hunnicutt. Ralph’s soda-pop plant is a façade to hide his moonshine manufacturing, funded by the mob. When he sends out a consignment of poisoned brew, Nancy and Harley race to track it. As the mob tries to take control, the state police join the chase, adding to complications.
Macho Callahan is a Western film which revolves around a civil war prisoner named Macho Callahan who manages to breaks out of his prison. He sets out to punish the man who is responsible for his imprisonment, but unfortunately ends up killing another man on the way, whose widow decides to track down Callahan.
Eddie Miles comes to know about a major auto race that starts in Africa and sends team over multiple continents. He is soon approached by a reporter, who says that she wishes to write a story about the race, but needs him to drive for her.
In the distant planet of Ura, rival warlords Zeg and Bal Caz are constantly at war. A mercenary warrior named Kain arrives and pledges to join the highest bidder. But he ends up battling all the warlords and freeing the villages after falling for the sorceress Naja.
In this movie, which is a parody of some of the previously released big films, four orphans with different backstory meet up at a chocolate factory. Here they accidentally enter into the fascinating world of Gnarnia which is under the malicious White Bitch. To restore peace, they must join forces with a pirate, a lion and a group of wizards.