By: John M Jerva Last week sent a tizzy over the internet when Director Matt Reeves officially shared a video of a test of Robert Pattinson wearing the new suit that will be on display when The Batman hits theaters next year. Even though the video was less than a minute and subjected to intense red lighting, it still was enough to both excite and … Continue reading THE BATMAN: Set Photos Reveal a Better View of Robert Pattinson’s New BatSuit!
By: John M Jerva There’s more news coming out of this week’s European Film Market in Berlin and it involves Australian star Sam Worthington who has locked roles in two upcoming action-thrillers titled Alphas and COUNTERPLAY which the latter is set to be helmed by Maria Director Pedring Lopez. First up, we have the shark vs whale thriller Alphas which is being directed by Steven … Continue reading EFM: Sam Worthington Set to Star in ALPHAS and Pedring Lopez’s COUNTERPLAY!
By: John M Jerva When one first watched the trailer for the new action/comedy Guns Akimbo starring Daniel Radcliffe and Samara Weaving, you quickly realize that this isn’t your typical film and that it will most likely make for a one of a kind viewing experience. Directed and written by Jason Lei Howden, the film sees Radcliffe get guns surgically implanted to his hands and … Continue reading GUNS AKIMBO: Daniel Radcliffe Eludes Samara Weaving in a New Clip from the Action/Comedy
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! It’s Friday once again action fanatics and that means another edition of the bone crunching, blood soaked, fisticuffs filled Foot Fist Fridays and this week, I’m highliting the epic and brutally … Continue reading FOOT FIST FRIDAYS: Iko Uwais and Cecep Arif Rahman are Bloody Brilliant in the Ferocious Kitchen Fight Scene from THE RAID 2!
By: John M Jerva Just in case you were having Scott Adkins or Dolph Lundgren news withdrawals today, which I was of course, we are now officially your one stop shop for both action stars as news coming out of the European Film Market in Berlin has the two action powerhouses ready to go toe to toe again in a new action flick titled Castle … Continue reading CASTLE FALLS: Scott Adkins and Dolph Lundgren Reunite for the New, Explosive Action-Thriller!
By: John M Jerva Last year, I was turned on to a series of short films which starred action heavyweight Bryan Larkin who was seen in I Am Vengeance as well as other films like London Has Fallen and to my delight, these short films were action drenched and taut in their storytelling. The films are called Dead End and Dead End 2: A Justified … Continue reading DEAD END: DEAD MAN WALKING- The Contractor is Back in the Third Entry in the Action Short Film Series!
By: John M Jerva Formerly known as Dhaka, Netflix has unleashed some new images from Chris Hemsworth’s new action-thriller now called Extraction. The film has the MCU star as a mercenary who has nothing to lose as he sets out to rescue a young boy. The Russo Brothers produced the film and you can check out the images below! Official Synopsis: Extraction (formerly titled as … Continue reading EXTRACTION: Chris Hemsworth Is Geared Up for Action in New Images From Netflix’s Action/Thriller Hitting this April!
By:John M Jerva With the new documentary In Search Of The Last Action Heroes now making the rounds and garnering praise from critics and genre fans alike, I am here to shed some light on another new doc that not only tackles the tough guys of action cinema but it also touches upon other decades as well besides the 80’s and 90’s and also investigates … Continue reading REAL MEN: A New Documentary from Filmmaker Hasko Baumann Sheds Light on Action’s Tough Guys and Digs Deeper into What Makes Them Tick!
By: John M Jerva We are four dats away from the premiere of the new action/drama Emerald Run From Director Eric Etebari and we have two brand new clips to show you from the film that boasts a stellar action cast including David Chokachi (“Baywatch”, “Witchblade”), Yancy Butler (“Witchblade”, Kick-Ass), Steven Williams (“The X-Files”, Birds of Prey), Chris Mulkey (“Twin Peaks”, Gotti), Vernon Wells (Commando, … Continue reading EMERALD RUN: Watch A New Clip from the Upcoming Action/Drama From Director Eric Etebari
By: John M Jerva It’s been over a year since it was announced that Upgrade Director Leigh Whannell was tasked with writing a reboot to John Carpenter’s iconic Escape From New York and do much time has passed that I truly forgot about it. Well, the reboot is back in the news as Whannell chatted with Comic Book.com, where he served up some much needed … Continue reading ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK: UPGRADE Director Leigh Whannell Wants Wyatt Russell for the Long Developing Reboot of the Original Classic
By: John M Jerva REVIEW: VFW STARRING: Stephen Lang, William Sadler, Fred “The Hammer” Williamson, David Patrick Kelly, George Wendt, Tom Williamson, Sierra McCormick, Travis Hammer, Dora Madison and Martin Kove DIRECTED BY: Joe Begos Official Synopsis: A group of war veterans must defend their local VFW post and an innocent teen against a deranged drug dealer and his relentless army of punk mutants. THE … Continue reading Review: VFW is the Perfect Blend of 80’s Style Gore and VHS Era Action!
By: John M Jerva Season 8 Episode 1 Official Synopsis: Section 20 are reunited to rescue a biochemist who’s been taken as a hostage in Kosovo by the Albanian mafia. But as the situation escalates, a sinister conspiracy to cover up the development of the weaponized virus unfolds. After 7 seasons, if you count the first which premiered in the UK with Richaed Armitage, Cinemax’s … Continue reading STRIKE BACK: THE FINAL SEASON- Episode 1 Review
By: John M Jerva Ever since there was word that Harrison Ford would reprise his iconic role of famed adventurer and archeologist Indiana Jones in a fifth film, I have actively been seeking any and all info on the project. While Ford is in his 70’s, I feel that he has enough left in the gas tank for one final, wild ride. After all, Stallone … Continue reading Harrison Ford Confirms that INDIANA JONES 5 Will Start Principal Photography in 2 Months!
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! This week on Foot Fist Fridays, resident contributor The Cinema Drunkie tackles a classic scene from Bruce Lee in The Chinese Connection AKA Fist Of Fury where the legend takes on … Continue reading FOOT FIST FRIDAYS: Bruce Lee is the Man in the Classic Scene from THE CHINESE CONNECTION!
By: John M Jerva Well this is all kinds of kick ass today as director Matt Reeves has dropped a new video which is a camera test featuring star Robert Pattinson in full Batman suit for the upcoming The Batman which is now in production. The video, which was posted on Vimeo is less than a minute long but it shows Pattinson walking towards the … Continue reading THE BATMAN: Director Matt Reeves Shares a First Look at Robert Pattinson in Full Dark Knight Mode!
By: John M Jerva Sony Pictures is teaming up with South Korean game developer Smilegate to bring a live action adaptation of the military first person shooter game called Crossfire. Variety brought the exclusive word today and stated that Fast And Furious producer Neil Moritz is producing from a script written by Chuck Hogan. Tencent Pictures will co-produce and co-finance the high-octane action film which … Continue reading CROSSFIRE: Sony Pictures Developing an Adaptation of the Best Selling High-Octane First Person Shooter Game
By: John M Jerva All good things must come to an end and with that we have the final season of Cinemax’s hit series Strike Back ready to deploy tomorrow on Valentines Day of all days and with that and the trailer that dropped a few weeks back, we now have the team of Section 20 united one more time on the new poster. Check … Continue reading STRIKE BACK: The Team Assembles One More Time for One Last Shot on the New Poster for the Final Season!
By/: John M Jerva The long gestating The Raid remake from director Joe Carnahan and Frank Grillo via their War Party production banner has taken another path to becoming a reality. The remake which would have starred Grillo is now set to become an original film and will no longer be a remake of the classic Indonesian action flick which introduced many audiences to the … Continue reading ZENO: Director Joe Carnahan and Frank Grillo’s THE RAID Remake Turns Into an Original Action Film!
By: John M Jerva After years of doing cameos and supporting roles in straight to video flicks, one time Hollywood Star Bruce Willis is finally stepping into the lead role once again for a new sci-fi action/thriller titled Cosmic Sin. The news comes via Deadline which says that The Exchange will officially launch international sales at the upcoming EFM. The plot via Deadline “will follow … Continue reading COSMIC SIN: Bruce Willis Enlists for the the New Sci-Fi Action Film
By: John M Jerva The Raid helmer Gareth Evans has been keeping a low profile as of late but his newest creation which is the gritty British crime drama Gangs Of London has dropped a brutal and thrilling trailer. The series from Sky and Cinemax is set to hit later this year so check out the first footage below! Official Synopsis via LAD Bible which … Continue reading GANGS OF LONDON: The British Crime Drama from THE RAID Director Gareth Evans Drops a Stellar First Teaser!