By: John M Jerva The new sci-fi Actioner Jiu Jitsu is currently pummeling the competition on streaming services and theaters everywhere and with a great all-star martial arts cast that includes Tony Jaa, JuJu Chan, Frank Grillo and Nicolas Cage, it’s a sure fire cult classic in the making. Kickboxer franchise star and resident stunt maestro and fight coordinator Alain Moussi takes the lead once … Continue reading Alain Moussi’s Fighting Instincts Take Over in a New Clip from the Sci-Fi Action Epic JIU JITSU!
By: John M Jerva There’s no denying that Extraction was one of the biggest hits of the year and it is probably Netflix’s largest success to date. The movie, which stars the MCU’s Chris Hemsworth as a mercenary who tries to protect a boy, released at the right time as theaters were shutting down due to COVID and with audiences needing something new, they gobbled … Continue reading The Russo Brothers Target a 2021 Production Start for EXTRACTION 2 Starring Chris Hemsworth!
By: John M Jerva This is exactly what the doctor ordered to help us forget 2020 as the new novel One Tough Bastard is coming and with it we see the return of 80’s action hero Shane Moxie! You know Shane, right? He’s starred in such iconic action classics like Amishing in Action, Gung Ho-Ho-Ho, American Sumo, and Lambadass. The titles alone make me wish … Continue reading ONE TOUGH BASTARD: 80’s Action Star Shane Moxie is Back to Save Us from 2020 in the New Novel from Adam Howe!
By: John M Jerva Anthony Mackie is staying very busy as of late with filming the Disney+ Marvel series The Falcon and the Winter Soldier and now we have confirmation that Mackie, who starred in the second season of Netflix’s Altered Carbon, is returning to the streaming service giant to produce and star in a new action-thriller titled The OGUN. THR brings the word and … Continue reading Anthony Mackie Enlists to Star in and Produce the Netflix Action-Thriller THE OGUN
By: John M Jerva At this point, I think movie studios should just cut their losses and release any an all completed films on Digital and VOD as cinemas are closing left and right. It’s at the point where we aren’t going to see a majority of these films anytime soon so they just sit on the shelf for an undisclosed length of time. With … Continue reading Universal Delays the Jessica Chastain Led Action-Thriller THE 355 a Full Year
By: John M Jerva We finally have some welcoming news for those of you wondering if the action-thriller Boss Level would ever see the light of day. The film from director Joe Carnahan (The A-Team, The Grey) which stars Frank Grillo and Mel Gibson in a wild tale of a former special forces operative who keeps getting killed only to come back and live that … Continue reading Hulu Acquires the Sci-Fi Action Film BOSS LEVEL Starring Frank Grillo & Mel Gibson!
By: John M Jerva The last Predator movie aptly titled The Predator wasn’t much of a commercial or critical success leading many to speculate that this would be the final nail in the coffin for the franchise that once started with Arnold Schwarzenegger. Ever since the original, many have tried to capture lightning in a bottle twice but besides the second film, each subsequent entry … Continue reading 20th Century Studios Enlists Dan Trachtenberg to Helm a Fifth PREDATOR FLICK
By: John M Jerva We have some movement on the long delayed third Deadpool film which has been in a state of flux ever since 20th Century Fox merged with Disney and became the entity that is now 20th Century Films. Many have speculated on whether or not the film will happen and would it stand strong and stick to its R rated roots. Well … Continue reading DEADPOOL 3 Finds it’s Writers and Still Remains on Track for an R Rating
By: Cam Sully Plot: In this continuation to TNT’s The Closer, t he new quiet yet consistently competent LAPD Capt. Sharon Raydor (Mary McDonnell, Battlestar Galactica). The new policy for the department is simple: find methods of leading the perpetrator straight to prison or cut a deal- all to avoid the death penalty and save the city money. dept. includes: Asst. Chief Taylor (Robert Gossett, … Continue reading Major Crimes: Seasons 1-6 Review
By: John M Jerva REVIEW: Jiu Jitsu STARRING: Alain Moussi, Tony Jaa, Frank Grillo, JuJu Chan, Rick Yune, Marie Avgeropoulos and Nicolas Cage DIRECTED BY: Dimitri Logothetis “Every six years, an ancient order of expert Jiu Jitsu fighters faces a vicious alien in a battle to protect Earth. For thousands of years, the fighters that protect Earth have played by the rules…until now. When celebrated … Continue reading REVIEW: JIU JITSU Delivers the Right Amount of Adrenaline for a Starving Audience Looking for Their Next Action Fix!
By: John M Jerva We have some exciting news today as a new poster and info has just dropped for the new military action-thriller 400 Bullets which hails from Black Site and The Ascent director Tom Paton. The film stars rising action sensation Jean-Paul Ly which action aficionados will know from such international hits like Jailbreak, Nightshooters and most recently I Am Vengeance Retaliation. Check … Continue reading 400 BULLETS: It’s Time to Fight Now & Die Later on the New Key Art for the Military Action-Thriller Starring Jean-Paul Ly!
By: John M Jerva Lionsgate Home Entertainment has released the official key art and trailer for the newest fight film Born a Champion which stars Sean Patrick Flanery and Dennis Quad which tells the true story of a former soldier turned fighter who gets a second chance at redemption in the brutal world of full contact fighting. The film will make its debut in select … Continue reading BORN A CHAMPION: Sean Patrick Flanery & Dennis Quad Star in the True Life Jiu Jitsu Fight Drama Hitting Theaters & Digital in January!
By: Danny Templegod Greetings valued Dan’s Movie Report and Action-Flix.com readers. Ron Smoorenburg stops by to chat about his recent work in Haphazard, English Dogs in Bangkok, and the upcoming Bet Dead Casino. Ron shares his extensive knowledge on teaching other in action, and how to remain humble while building your dreams. Ron the floor is yours. Danny Templegod: Chat about your character haphazard, kind … Continue reading Dan’s Movie Report Interview: Actor Ron Smoorenburg Talks ENGLISH DOGS IN BANGKOK, HAPHAZARD & More!
By: John M Jerva What happens when a soldier returns home only to find out that his wife has been taken hostage by terrorists? All out war, that’s what. This is the premise of a new action-thriller hitting theaters and Digital in January. Gary Dourdan, best known for the hit TV series CSI, stars in the film which boasts a sensational cast that includes Andy … Continue reading REDEMPTION DAY: A Soldier Returns Home Only to Fight Another War in the Action-Thriller Hitting Theaters & Digital in January!
By: John M Jerva Well here’s some interesting news to report as just a day after Warner Bros. announced that Wonder Woman 84 would hit theaters on Christmas Day along with a debut on HBOMAX at the same time, Sony is challenging it with Monster Hunter which moves up five days. The video game adaptation was supposed to hit on the 30th but now will … Continue reading Sony Moves MONSTER HUNTER Up to Christmas Day!
By: John M Jerva While always looking for something different in the action cinema genre, this little trailer came across my desk today and it looks deliriously unique and stripped down brutal. The film is called Knuckledust and it’s a new film that was recently acquired by Samuel Goldwyn Films for North American release. The film is due for a December 8th release so Check … Continue reading KNUCKLEDUST : It’s the Brawl to End it All in the Official Trailer for the Bone Crunching Graphic Novel Come to Life!
By: John M Jerva In another unprecedented move due to COVID, we finally have our answer to what will happen to Wonder Woman ‘84 as it was announced yesterday that Warner Bros. Is officially going to release the sequel in theaters on December 25th but with a catch… the Gal Gadot led comic book flick is also going to premiere on HBO Max the same … Continue reading WONDER WOMAN ‘84 Set to Launch in Theaters and HBOMAX the Same Day!
By: John M Jerva Well as a person who works retail and loathes holiday shoppers, this movie sounds like it’s right in my wheelhouse as an awesome cast including Bruce Campbell, Devon Sawa and Michael Jai White are about to take on a bloodthirsty horde of infected consumers on Black Friday. And you thought you experienced some bad holidays. Check out the official press release … Continue reading CAMPBELL, SAWA, AND WHITE Take On a BLACK FRIDAY RAMPAGE!
By: John M Jerva IFC Films has just dropped the new trailer for their upcoming thriller Hunter Hunter which stars Devon Sawa (Escape Plan: The Extractors) and Nick Stahl. This one looks like it will be a nail biting good time for genre fans. Check it out below along with the official poster and images from the film! IFC Midnight will release the thriller/horror/suspense film, … Continue reading HUNTER HUNTER: It’s Time to Hunt in the Official Trailer for the New Thriller Starring Devon Sawa and Nick Stahl
By: Danny Templegod Greetings valued Dan’s Movie Report readers, across my desk today comes my action pick of the year! I have always loved the original ‘Predator’, many have tried to replicate this fantastic film from the 80s Filmed in beautiful Cyprus, Jiu Jitsu, tells a tail of an alien, who is never specified from which planet, comes every six years to fight. Not entirely … Continue reading DAN’S MOVIE REPORT REVIEW: JIU JITSU Delivers the Action!