By: John M Jerva REVIEW: The Mandalorian Episodes 3 and 4 STARRING: Pedro Pascal, Carl Weathers, Werner Herzog, and Gina Carano Episode 3 Directed By: Deborah Chow Episode 4 Directed By: Bryce Dallas-Howard THE REVIEW: Let me just say that the first ever live action Stars Wars series The Mandalorian won me over after the pilot episode and it only intensified after watching the second. … Continue reading Review: THE MANDALORIAN Keeps Things Rolling and Amps Up the STAR WARS Awesomeness In Ep. 3 and 4!
By: John M Jerva Welcome to FOOT FIST FRIDAYS! A weekly dose of fight action where the Action-Flix.com experts share their thoughts on some of the greatest scenes of fisticuffs in action cinema history! In this special post Thanksgiving episode of FOOT FIST FRIDAYS, John M Jerva brings you the classic dojo fight scene from 1991’s The Perfect Weapon, where one man strike force Jeff … Continue reading FOOT FIST FRIDAYS: Jeff Speakman Wonders if He Can Kick Your Ass in the Classic Dojo Fight Scene from THE PERFECT WEAPON!
By: John M Jerva The female centric action flicks keep on rolling as we have a new entry from High Octane Pictures in the form of Agent Jade Black which stars Katie Burgess as a former sex slave turned lethal assasin who must hunt down one of her own who has gone rogue and plans to unleash a bio-weapon in the new adrenaline pumping action-thriller … Continue reading AGENT JADE BLACK: An Elite Agent is Unleashed to Stop a Bio-Weapon in the Explosive New Action-Thriller!
By: John M Jerva High Octane Picturesis at it again with another shot of gritty, brutal indie action with the upcoming release of the thriller Nothing Man wich stars Daniel Hall as an amnesiatic homeless man who setsout on a mission of vengeance when his good friend is brutaly slain by a ruthless criminal element. The film will hit January 14th on DVD and Digital and … Continue reading NOTHING MAN: A Homeless Man with Nothing to Lose Will Leave No Survivors in the Thrilling Action Pic Hitting in January
By: John M Jerva Martial Arts and action icon Donnie Yen is closing a chapter in the book of his life as he has officially confirmed that the highly anticipated Ip Man 4: The Finale will be his last Kung Fu film that he will ever do. The news came at a press conference that Yen attended in Beijing while promoting the fourth film of … Continue reading Donnie Yen Confirms IP MAN 4: THE FINALE will be His Final Kung Fu Film
By: John M Jerva Martial Artist, filmmaker and Action-Flix contributor Braden White is hard at work as he sets out to become the newest champion of DTV action with his newest offering Skin Circuit where he will take on the ultimate evil to rescue those in need. Which means he’s going to beat the ever living crap out of some people who really deserve it. … Continue reading SKIN CIRCUIT: Action Newcomer Braden White Won’t Fail in the Upcoming Action-Thriller Set to Hit in 2020!
By: John M Jerva Well Thanksgiving is tomorrow and the holidays are upon us once again. The biggest movie for action fans to hit this Christmas is without a doubt Donnie Yen’s return in Ip Man 4: The Finale. The first three films were big to say the least but they saved the best for last with the finale which sees action star Scott Adkins … Continue reading Watch How Martial Arts Magic is Made in a New BTS Video from IP MAN 4: THE FINALE!
By: John M Jerva This comes as no surprise really but Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures has delayed the highly anticipated Kaiju smack down of the ages as Godzilla VS Kong has been delayed from its March 13th, 2020 release to November 20th. The news is not surprising giving the weak performance of Godzilla: King of the Monsters thus year. The film underperformed only making … Continue reading GODZILLA VS KONG Delayed Until November 2020
By: John M Jerva In the realm of the martial arts, the name Mark Dacascos is legendary to say the least. Born Mark Alan Dacascos In February of 1964, he is the son of pioneer Al Dacascos who blazed a trail in the arts that have laid a foundation that is as strong as ever to this day. Mark Dacascos In his own right has … Continue reading Exclusive Interview: Martial Arts and Action Icon Mark Dacascos Talks THE DRIVER, JOHN WICK, Working with Family and More!
By: John M Jerva Review: The Driver Starring: Mark Dacascos, Julie Condra, Brahim Chab and Noelani Dacascos Directed By: Wych Kaosayananda Official Synopsis: After a plague of the undead decimates human life on earth, a former hit man (Mark Dacascos, John Wick 3), his wife (Julie Condra, “Eerie, Indiana”), and daughter, Bree (Noelani Dacascos, Oh Lucy!), live quietly in a survivalist compound. But when their … Continue reading Review: Mark Dacascos’ THE DRIVER Delivers a Different Kind of Zombie Flick
By: John M Jerva Got some news in my email box today and it appears that Randy Couture, Billy Zane and Danny Trejo are ready to star in a new action-thriller called The Protector which is not to be confused with the 80’s action vehicle starring Jackie Chan. Check out the official press release below! Billy Zane (Titanic, Tombstone), Randy Couture (The Expendables franchise), Danny … Continue reading THE PROTECTOR: Couture, Zane and Trejo are Ready for Action with the Upcoming Thriller!
By: John M Jerva It’s been a long wait for American audiences to finally view the Japanese action import Re:Born from director Yuji Shimomura and starring martial arts poerhouse Tak Sakaguchi. Outside a few film festivals where the film has played, we have had a long wait to see the finished product. All that has xhanged as the movie is nowavailable to stream on the … Continue reading THE ACTION FIX: Tak Sakaguchi Lays Waste to the Bad Guys in One Unforgettable Display of Close Quarters Combat Prowess in RE:BORN!
By: John M Jerva There’s no denying that martial arts and action phenom Jean-Paul Ly is hot in demand. The actor, stunt professional, martial artist and all around bad ass first broke out with the Cambodian action-comedy Jailbreak and followed that up with a rousing turn in the British action-thriller Nightshooters. Ly is a top tier talent working in the genre right now who brings … Continue reading 400 BULLETS: Action Phenom Jean-Paul Ly is Set to Headline Award Winning Director Tom Paton’s New Action Pic!
By: John M Jerva First off, I have to give credit where credit is due and this one goes out to The Cinema Drunkie for putting this film on my radar. In a never ending quest to find and help promote independent action cinema, we have the kick ass martial arts epic Challenge of The Five Gauntlets which throws it back to the great days … Continue reading CHALLENGE OF THE FIVE GAUNTLETS: One Man Will Take On Five to Save a Life in the Indie Martial Arts Action Extravaganza!
By: John M Jerva It is certainly new poster day here at Action-Flix as Lucasfilm and Disney have launched a brand new international one sheet for the highly anticipated Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker which will bring an end to the saga started by the original film in 1977. The new poster is epic looking to say the least and it brings on the … Continue reading The New International Poster for STAR WARS EPISODE IX: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER Brings Out the Nostalgia for the Original Trilogy!
By: John M Jerva Mike Lowry and Marcus Burnett are finally back after a long hiatus and Sony Pictures has unveiled yet another new poster for the third film in the blockbuster franchise titled Bad Boys For Life which has starsWill Smith and Martin Lawrence looking all too serious as they go looking for trouble. The film is due to hit this January and ou … Continue reading Smith and Lawrence Will Ride Or Die On the New Poster for BAD BOYS FOR LIFE!
Welcome to FOOT FIST FRIDAYS! A weekly dose of fight action where the Action-Flix.com experts share their thoughts on some of the greatest scenes of fisticuffs in action cinema history! This week, Action-Flix Contributor The Cinema Drunkie Dives into the classic Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Mini-Series Green With Evil which introduced martial arts legend Jason David Frank as Tommy. It’s Power Rangers leader Jason played … Continue reading FOOT FIST FRIDAYS: It’s Tommy Vs Jason in the Classic Power Rangers Mini-Series GREEN WITH EVIL!
By: John M Jerva Independent filmmaker and Ninjutsu expert Franklin Correa, who starred in and directed the action/horror flick Lyco, is back and this time the indie action film creator is front and center both in front of and behind the camera for the new action pic Manhunt which will get the Blu-Ray and Digital treatment from Maverick Home Entertainment this January and he graciously … Continue reading It’s Survival of the Fittest as Franklin Correa’s MANHUNT Hits Blu-Ray, DVD and Digital In January
By: John M Jerva Last year, genre fans sit pretty excited when it was announced that District 9 helmer Neil Blomkamp was going to direct a direct sequel to 1987’s classic Robocop which starred Peter Weller as a cop who is savagely murdered only to resurrected as a cyborg law enforcement fighting machine. Sadly, Blomkamp dropped out of the project and it looked like the … Continue reading ROBOCOP RETURNS is Back On with LITTLE MONSTERS Director Abe Forsythe at the Helm
By: John M Jerva When it comes to big name actors getting the chance to star in Tom Clancy novel adaptations, the list is long and distinguished with the likes of Alex Baldwin, Harrison Ford, Ben Affleck and Chris Pine all getting the opportunity to play Hack Ryan on screen with John Krasinski now doing the duty on Amazon Prime. Well, it’s time to usher … Continue reading WITHOUT REMORSE: Take a First Look at Michael B. Jordan as Spec-Ops Warrior John Clark in the Adaptation of the Tom Clancy Novel!