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Bad Stunt Double Theater: "Predator"

Like a lot of critics this week, I revisited "Predator" this week in preparation for the new "Predators" sequel. The movie holds up pretty well for what it is: a cartoonishly outlandish sci-fi action slasher with a nice undercurrent of commentary on mankind's (and alienkind's -- people are alike all over, doncha know) obsession with and overreliance on high-tech weaponry. For a movie that's already almost 25 years old, the effects still look great too. Sure, when the...