By: John M Jerva Yesterday saw the official release of action and martial arts film star Michael Jai White’s newest action-thriller Welcome to Sudden Death which is a sequel/remake to JCVD’s original 90’s action film Sudden Death. White stars in this newest version as a former special forces operative/demolitions expert who gets a job as security at a high tech sports arena and just use … Continue reading Michael Jai White’s High-Octane WELCOME TO SUDDEN DEATH Hits Blu-Ray/DVD & Netflix with a Vengeance this Week!
By: Danny Templegod Greetings valued Dan’s Movie Report and Action-Flix.com readers. Recently director Massimiliano Cerchi reached out and told me that a sequel to his first Mayday film which was distributed by Lionsgate is happening. https://dansmoviereport.blogspot.com/2019/09/mayday-2019-movie-review.html Mayday is not only being developed, but is well on it’s way to begin pre-production soon. Cerchi has made me aware that lead actor Michael Paré will return in the same … Continue reading The Thriller MAYDAY 2 Takes Flight! You Can Be a Part of the Action!
By: John M Jerva Here’s some exciting news for fans out there as Deadline is reporting that Daniel Bernhardt will once again enter The Matrix in the upcoming fourth installment of the blockbuster franchise. Bernhardt will reprise his role of Agent Johnson in which he played in The Matrix Reloaded. I’ve been giving Bernhardt plenty of press lately as just recently I did a Foot … Continue reading Daniel Bernhardt is Back for More in THE MATRIX 4!
By: John M Jerva Here’s some nice piece of news that dropped into my email box this morning as it is being announced officially that Grindstone Entertainment, which is a subsidiary of Lionsgate, has acquired the new actioner The Gardener which stars Robert Bronzi of Death Kiss fame. I reported on the film a few months back as it was mentioned that action and martial … Continue reading THE GARDENER: Grindstone Entertainment Acquires the Upcoming Action-Thriller Pitting Robert Bronzi Against Gary Daniels!
By: John M Jerva The epic fantasy/action film Iron Mask which stars action icons Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jackie Chan is finally making its way on this side of the world this November. The film which was originally titled Viy 2: Journey to China gets a new name and trailer courtesy of Lionsgate Home Entertainment so check out the footage and Blu-Ray and DVD cover art … Continue reading IRON MASK: The Epic Action-Fantasy Starring Arnold Schwarzenegger & Jackie Chan Finally Hits North America in November!
By: Danny Templegod Greetings valued Dan’s Movie Report and Action-Flix.com readers I decided to purchase the Amazon release of Haphazard. One of the beautiful things of buying a movie, is the indie people are supported directly and secondly the opinions are more realistic, thus no agenda. I have interviewed several people in this film prior Ron Smoorenburg. Selina Lo, Byron Gibson and Dean Alexandrou. My … Continue reading Dan’s Movie Report Review: HAPHAZARD is a Shot of Adrenaline to Indie Action Cinema!
By: John M Jerva Everyone who knows me knows that Jeff Speakman and his debut action pic The Perfect Weapon changed my life for the better as the day after seeking it on opening night at the theater, I finally took the plunge and signed up for Karate lessons. Now, thirty some odd years later, I have been practicing the art of Ed Parker Kenpo … Continue reading Kenpo Master Jeff Speakman Visits with Scott Adkins on THE ART Of ACTION!
By: The Arty Dans Andy Lau’s new SHOCK WAVE 2 trailer is here! After being delayed from July to December thanks to the virus, we are now getting more information about this Andy Lau bomb-disposal-movie-sequel-in-name-only movie SHOCK WAVE 2! Check out the latest trailer below! From the official summary: When a bomb went off unexpectedly during a police operation to disarm it, bomb disposal officer … Continue reading New Trailer for the Andy Lau Action Thriller SHOCK WAVE 2 Explodes Onto Our Screens!
By: John M Jerva After a long delay due to the ongoing pandemic situation, Jackie Chan’s Newest action spectacular Vanguard is finally making its way into Chinese theaters starting tomorrow. The film which was supposed to hit at the beginning of the year, was shelved as theaters worldwide shutdown but now fans will be able to see the Chan Man in all his glory and … Continue reading Watch an Exclusive Teaser for Jackie Chan’s VANGUARD Ahead of its Cinema Release Tomorrow!
By: John M Jerva Two months ago, I shared the news that director Rene Perez (The Insurrection, The Dragon Unleashed) has spent lockdown filming a 17 plus minute GI Joe fan film focusing on the group’s most popular character Snake-Eyes. The film, which was made strictly for fun, is a more adult oriented film featuring Snake on the run from mercenaries as the Joes have … Continue reading SNAKE-EYES: The GI JOE Fan Film From Director Rene Perez is Now Available Online!
By: John M Jerva With news a while back that Well Go USA has acquired the high-octane action film Russian Raid, cones a new trailer for the movie that is said to be inspired by Gareth Evans’ own The Raid. The flick will hit native Russian theaters on October 1st so feel free to indulge in the mayhem and carnage below! According to Screen Daily, … Continue reading RUSSIAN RAID: The New Trailer for the High Impact Russian Actioner Delivers Mass Amounts of Carnage!
By: Cam Sully I continue my mission to rank the best Action films by year. I start with 1980 and continue my route into present-day. As cool as DTV and TV can be, I’m requiring that these films have at least been given a festival or limited theatrical run, contain plentiful action (no brief combat here!) and if there are any sequels the same year … Continue reading Top 10 Action Films of 1984!
By: John M Jerva Action phenom Jean-Paul Ly has certainly made a band for himself ever since breaking out with the massive Cambodian action hit Jailbreak and the martial arts powerhouse has been kicking it since with starring turns in Nightshooters, The Take Down, The Division and most recently I Am Vengeance: Retaliation. Ly has the moves, charisma and ferocity as he makes his way … Continue reading ACERE: New BTS Images Surface for the Newest Thriller Starring Action Phenom Jean-Paul Ly!
By: John M Jerva Fans will be able to see action Star Tak Sakaguchi soon when he unloads his 77 minute one take Samurai epic Crazy Samurai Musashi when it hits from Well Go USA as well as director Ryuhei Kitamura’s latest The Doorman with Ruby Rose and Jean Reno when it releases next month but it’s time to go back to the past as … Continue reading VERSUS: Arrow Video Set to Unleash an Epic 2-Disc Special Edition Blu-Ray of Ryuhei Kitamura’s Cult Classic Starring Tak!
By: John M Jerva Well we haven’t exactly seen a whole lot from the Sony Pictures video game adaptation Monster Hunter which stars Resident Evil’s Milla Jovovich and action star Tony Jaa and due to the pandemic, we’ll have to wait even longer as the film has been delayed till next year but Sony has released a lengthier synopsis for the film. If the film … Continue reading MONSTER HUNTER: Sony Releases a New Plot Synopsis for the Video Game Adaptation with Milla Jovovich & Tony Jaa!
By: John M Jerva One of the cool reveals recently at DC FanDome was the fact that the Justice Society of America’s or simply JSA would be making an appearance in Black Adam which stars Dwayne Johnson as the titular anti-hero. Questions remain now who will be playing the key members of the group who include Hawkman, Doctor Midnite and more. We now have one … Continue reading Dwayne Johnson Confirms Aldis Hodge is Hawkman in BLACK ADAM!
By: John M Jerva REVIEW: AVA STARRING: Jessica Chastain, John Malkovich, Genna Davis, Common, Jess Weixler and Colin Farrell DIRECTED BY: Tate Taylor Synopsis: Ava is a deadly assassin who works for a black ops organization, traveling the globe specializing in high profile hits. When a job goes dangerously wrong she is forced to fight for her own survival. THE REVIEW: First and foremost, let … Continue reading Review: AVA Starring Jessica Chastain is an Action-Thriller that Suffers from an Identity Crisis
By: John M Jerva Alright, sh!t just got real people and if I was excited before for director Liam O’Donnell’s 3rd entry in the Skyline franchise, which is titled appropriately SKYLIN3S, then I’m even more excited now after the new image that was revealed from the movie today. The latest installment in the man vs alien trilogy is going to start to make the festival … Continue reading SKYLIN3S: Daniel Bernhardt & Co. are Locked & Loaded in a New Image from the Upcoming Sci-Fi Epic!
Tak Sakaguchi, 400 opponents. Samurais. One long 75-minutes take. What else can we say? Written by The Arty Dans Director Yuji Shimomura Starring Tak Sakaguchi, Kento Yamazaki Alternative Names 狂武蔵 We live in a time where commentary on video games makes mention that they are “movie-like” But what happens when a movie you watch is almost exactly like a video game? Would you watch it? If so, … Continue reading Review: Tak Sakaguchi Carves Through His Own Destiny and 400 Enemies in CRAZY SAMURAI MUSASHI!
By: John M Jerva After trying to save the world in the sci-fi thriller The Wandering Earth, action star Wu Jing is headed back into battle once again as it’s being reported that the international martial arts and action phenom has enlisted for a new war epic titled Jin Gang Chuan. Jing, of course, has hit international stardom with his Wolf Warrior films in which … Continue reading JIN GANG CHUAN: WOLF WARRIOR’S Wu Jing Enlists for a New War Epic!