By: John M Jerva An ex-military vey is in a race against time in a desperate attempt to save his daughter in the new action-thriller Abducted AKA Diverted Eden from director Prince Bagdasarian which is set to hit Showtime starting tomorrow. A new trailer and poster has just been released for the action pic which stars Halloween’s Scout Taylor-Compton and Daniel Joseph. Check ‘em out … Continue reading ABDUCTED: He’ll Do Whatever it Takes in the Trailer for the New Action-Thriller Hitting Showtime!
By: John M Jerva Just a few days after actor Harry Golding took to Instagram to announce that filming had been completed on Snake-Eyes: GI Joe Origins, we now have official confirmation from director James Gunn that principal photography is a wrap on the highly anticipated soft reboot sequel Suicide Squad 2 as the filmmaker took to Instagram as well to make his announcement. Check … Continue reading James Gunn Announces that Filming is Complete on DC’s SUICIDE SQUAD 2!
By: John M Jerva Here’s some rather unfortunate news I just received about an hour ago. It seems that after 10 incredible seasons, the hit CBS series Hawaii 5-O which was a reboot of the original classic will finally say Aloha on the network with the show riding off into the sunset in a special 2 hour finale on April 3rd. The show which starred … Continue reading HAWAII 5-O Set to End After 10 Seasons
By: John M Jerva Milla Jovovich might be done with the Resident Evil franchise but she’s traded in zombies for monsters with another video game adaptation set to hit this summer and she’s bring international action star Tony Jaa with her for backup in Monster Hunter! The film which will hit theaters on September 4th has just issued two new character poster featuring both Jovovich … Continue reading MONSTER HUNTER: Milla Jovovich and Tony Jaa are Armed and Ready on Two New Character Posters for the Video Game Adaptation!
By: The Cinema Drunkie 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! February 26th was the legendary Mark Dacascos’ birthday and The Cinema Drunkie is celebrating by reliving the classic and quintessential climatic fight scene from Drive which is considered by many one … Continue reading FOOT FIST FRIDAYS: Happy Birthday Mark Dacascos! The Action Icon Takes On Masaya Katô in the Quintessential Fight Scene From DRIVE!
By: John M Jerva Snake-Eyes himself Henry Golding took to Twitter to announce that the GI Joe spin-off aptly named Snake-Eyes GI Joe Origins has officially wrapped production which was now in Japan. The film started off in Vancouver before moving over to Asia and now its in the can. Check out Golding’s post below. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Henry … Continue reading Henry Golding Confirms SNAKE EYES: GI JOE ORIGINS has Officially Wrapped Production!
By: John M Jerva Action Star Robert Bronzi, who looks a hell of a lot like a certain iconic action legend, has been hard at work cranking out the action flicks ever since he made waves with his Death Wish inspired action film Death KISS. Bronzi is busy in front of the camera once again as he is now filming his latest action heavy flick … Continue reading THE GARDENER: Action Legend Gary Daniels Takes on Robert Bronzi in the Upcoming Action-Thriller
By: John M Jerva I’m pretty sure everyone knows how excited I am for the new action film Boss Level which takes the concept of Groundhog’s Day and totally turns it into a kick ass throwback action flick like we haven’t seen before. As promotion starts to gear up for the movie, which was helmed by Joe Carnahan had stars action legend Mel Gibson and … Continue reading BOSS LEVEL: Another New Retro Poster Hits for Director Joe Carnahan’s Epic Groundhog Day Inspired Action Film with Mel Gibson and Frank Grillo!
By: John M Jerva Here is yet another upcoming action flick that I promoted on my older website that is finally making strides in a release and now we have our first look footage for The Doorman which stars Batgirl’s Ruby Rose and it looks like all kinds of kick ass as she annihilates the competition in a new promo teaser that helped launch its … Continue reading THE DOORMAN: Ruby Rose is Unleashed in the New Promo Teaser for the Upcoming High-Octane Action-Thriller from Director Ryuhei Kitamura!
By: John M Jerva It cost them a nice and hefty 8 figures in cash but STXfilms has officially bought the North American, Latin American and Chinese distribution rights to the star studded female driven action/thriller Gunpowder Milkshake which sees stars Michelle Yeoh, Jumanji and the MCU’s Karen Gillan leading the way for a tale of three generations of assassins who are about to have … Continue reading GUNPOWDER MILKSHAKE: The Female Expendables have Arrived in STXfilms Upcoming Action-Thriller!
By: John M Jerva So the reports of this movie hitting already have been greatly exaggerated unfortunately but while we wait for official confirmation on a release date, we have a new poster to share with you for action star Scott Adkins’ upcoming action-thriller Legacy Of Lies. The newest one sheet shows off Adkins striking a menacing pose and getting ready to unleash more mayhem. … Continue reading LEGACY OF LIES: Check Out the Latest Poster and Images for the Newest Scott Adkins Action-Thriller!
By: John M Jerva Liam Neeson isn’t saying goodbye to action films just yet as more word comes down that he is starring in two new thrillers called Honest Thief and Memory which the latter will be helmed by Martin Campbell. Neeson always brings a sense of bravado with his action roles so this is certainly welcome news hit fans. First up is Honest Thief … Continue reading Liam Neeson Returns to Action for HONEST THIEF and Director Martin Campbell’s MEMORY
By; John M Jerva Update: Lionsgate Home Entertainment has just released fresh DVD cover art for the release of FoxTrot Six which is similar to the poster below it but it is way more simplistic in design. A new trailer is expected soon but you can watch the original international version below. Check out the artwork below and get ready for a war on April … Continue reading (Update: DVD Cover Art is Here!) FOXTROT SIX: The Epic Indonesian Action-Thriller from Producer Mario Kassar Hits DVD on April 14th!
By: John M Jerva (Above Photo: Butler dishes out the pain in a scene from Angel Has Fallen) News from the past week’s European Film Market in Berlin has been a treasure trove to say the least and we have more cool 411 for you all which concerns Has Fallen franchise action star Gerard Butler who will headline a new action-thriller for STX called Remote … Continue reading EFM: Gerard Butler Enlists for STX’s Action-Thriller REMOTE CONTROL
By: John M Jerva A day after I shared a new teaser poster for Scott Adkins and Dolph Lundgren’s future action film Castle Falls we now have a very awesome looking one sheet for another Adkins project titled Vigilante which reunites the action star with Sinners And Saints director William Kaufman (The Brave) who helmed Jarhead 3: The Siege which Scott had a supporting role … Continue reading VIGILANTE: Scott Adkins is Battle Hardened on the New Poster for the Upcoming Action-Thriller!
By: John M Jerva Here’s another film that I had promoted a little on my older website and now it looks like fans in the UK will get to see it as the epic adventure pic The Iron Mask is getting an April release overseas. The film which is actually a sequel to a hit Russian film titled VIY 2 which is helmed by Director … Continue reading THE IRON MASK: Jackie Chan and Arnold Schwarzenegger Unite for One Epic Adventure as the Long Awaited Fantasy Adventure Hits UK Cinemas in April!
(Original Publication Date: November 19th, 2018) By: John M Jerva REVIEW: NIGHT SHIFT STARRING: Adele Elasmar, Stephen Degenaro, Liz Conrado and Zia Kelly DIRECTED BY: John Balazs OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS: A guilt ridden police officer is forced to tackle her inner demons and rely on her training to survive and fight her way through 5 floors of a drug lab. THE REVIEW: Short films are a rare commodity … Continue reading REVIEW: The Action Short Film NIGHT SHIFT Pummels the Competition with Bad Ass Fisticuffs & Emotion (Reprint)
(Original Publication Date: March 1st, 2019) By: John M Jerva REVIEW: WE DIE YOUNG STARRING: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Elias Garza, David Castañeda, Nicholas Sean Johnny, Kerry Bennett, and Joseph Long DIRECTED BY: Lior Geller OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS: When ruthless drug lord Rincon (Castañeda) and his MS-13 gang recruit 10-year-old Miguel to work as a runner, big brother Lucas (Rodriguez) is desperate to keep Miguel safe. Fleeing for their lives, the … Continue reading REVIEW: JCVD’S WE DIE YOUNG Delivers a Powerful if Downbeat Message of Life’s Harsh Realities (Reprint)
(Original Publication Date: November 5th, 2018) By: John M Jerva REVIEW: REPRISAL STARRING: Frank Grillo, Olivia Culpo, Johnathon Schaech and Bruce Willis DIRECTED BY: Brian A. Miller OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS: A bank manager haunted by a violent heist that took the life of a coworker teams up with his ex-cop neighbor to bring down the assailant, initiating an explosive counterattack that brings all three men to the … Continue reading REVIEW: Frank Grillo is Solid as Usual in the Otherwise Mundane REPRISAL (Reprint)
By: John M Jerva Just two days after it was announced at the European Film Market in Berlin that action heavyweights Scott Adkins and Dolph Lundgren are ready to engage in mortal combat once again in the new action-thriller Castle Falls, we now have a brand new and shiny teaser poster which features both stars! Check out the goods below! The new film which was … Continue reading EFM: Scott Adkins and Dolph Lundgren are Ready to Collide on the Teaser Poster for CASTLE FALLS!