When The Boondock Saints hit theaters in 1999, it became an instant hit. Fans begged for another foray into the Saints’ world and their wish was granted when The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day was finally released in 2009. Now, eight years later, the Saints are back at it… sort of. This time around, the Saints are coming back in the form of a prequel on television and the fans can get directly involved!
On the one hand it isn’t surprising, creator/director Troy Duffy has been working on getting a third Boondock Saints movie off the drawing board and into production for years. Now word is making the Internet rounds that Duffy has decided to take the franchise into a different direction, a prequel television series. (more…)
I liked the Boondock Saints. But I hadn’t seen it before the onslaught of Hot Topic shwag was available and EVERY one of my friends claimed it to be their favorite film. I am not a poser. So, instead of saying “I love that movie, its like, my favorite movie of all time!” Seeing that I saw it 4 years after its underground cult development I’d rather say, “Yeah, that movie kicks ass, I like it a lot.” (more…)