By: John M Jerva After a successful run on Digital and VOD, martial artist and filmmaker Alan Delabie’s award winning thriller Anatomy of an Anti-hero: Redemption has finally hit Blu-Ray and DVD. The award winning film is now available on Walmart.com so check out the cover art and details below! A vigilante, Franck Denard is released from prison after serving 10-years for a crime he … Continue reading ANATOMY OF AN ANTI-HERO: Alan Delabie’s Indie Martial Arts/Action is Now Available on Blu-Ray & DVD
By: John M Jerva More casting news this weekend and it looks like the Paul W.S. Anderson/Milla Jovovich duo continues as Collider is reporting that Jovovich is set to star in a new fantasy film titled In The Lost Lands with Army Of The Dead’s Dave Bautista. Anderson is set to helm Jovovich once again in the project which is based on a story by … Continue reading Dave Bautista & Milla Jovovich Enlist for IN THE LOST LANDS Based on George R.R. Martin’s Fantasy Short Story
By: John M Jerva A few years back, all before pandemics and social distancing, it was announced by Kevin Feige and Marvel at SDCC that they were developing an all new Blade project that would see Mahershala Ali taking over the role of The Daywalker from Wesley Snipes who immortalized the comic book character in three films. With the announcement, many speculated that Snipes would … Continue reading Wesley Snipes Developing a New Action Project that He’s Calling a “BLADE-KILLER!”
By: John M Jerva It’s Friday and time for another bullet riddled, gun powder smelling installment of Firepower Fridays! Action star Scott Adkins has ruled Foot Fist Friday so it’s only fitting that he finally makes an apperance in FF with a high-octane and adrenaline pumping scene from one of his lesswr known starring vehicles. I’m talking about 2012’s Robert Rodriguez style actioner El Gringo … Continue reading FIREPOWER FRIDAYS: Scott Adkins Annihilates a Small Town in the Bullet Riddled Sequence from 2012’s EL GRINGO!
By: John M Jerva It’s certainly been a very busy Friday for action movie news and we aren’t done yet as there is another juicy bit of news to share with you that involves Kickboxer and Jiu Jitsu star Alain Moussi. Screen Daily has brought word that the martial arts action star is enlisting for a new action spec that is an adaptation of the … Continue reading Martial Arts Action Star Alain Moussi is the KING OF KILLERS in His Newest Project from UNDERWORLD Story Creator and Star Kevin Grevioux!
By: John M Jerva Fans of Netflix’s martial arts saga series Wu Assassins have much to celebrate today as it was announced via the trades that the one season series will see a continuation in the form of a standalone film title Fistful of Vengeance! Uwais mentioned in his Art Of Action interview with Scott Adkins that there would be a movie sequel to the … Continue reading Iko Uwais Set to Return for the WU ASSASSINS Movie FISTFUL OF VENGEANCE!
By: John M Jerva Netflix’s adaptation of the Tom Clancy video game The Division is getting a new director in Rawson Marshall Thurber who is best known for directing Netflix’s Red Notice which stars Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Ryan Reynolds and Gal Gadot. Thurber also directed Johnson and Kevin Hart in Central Intelligence as well. David Leitch was attached to direct the film but had … Continue reading Tom Clancy’s THE DIVISION Adaptation at Netflix Gets a New Director in Rawson Marshall Thurber
By: John M Jerva While we wait for Snake-Eyes: GI Joe Origins to finally hit theaters this October after being delayed due to the pandemic, we’ve got some newer info for you centering on the covert operative of the group code named Lady Jaye. The character, who was last portrayed in GI Joe: Retaliation by actress Adrianne Palicki, will be the focus of a new … Continue reading Amazon Developing a GI JOE Standalone Series Centered on Lady Jaye!
By: John M Jerva I had covered the Hong Kong action film The Rookies on my old site a few years ago and while the film has seen a release in China, overseas viewers have been still waiting for a domestic release stateside. Featuring Resident Evil and Monster Hunter star Milla Jovovich, the movie is now ready to hit select theaters and VOD in April. … Continue reading Shout! Studios Readies the Hong Kong Actioner THE ROOKIES Featuring Milla Jovovich for a Theatrical & VOD Release in April!
By: Anthony Francis Released in its native Quebec in 2016, the Action film “Nitro Rush” has made its way to the United States. Director Alain Desrochers’ sequel to his 2007 film “Nitro” is nothing new but exists as a fun Action film that moves fast and hard. While in prison, Max (Guillaume Lemay- Thimierge, resembling Nic Cage from “Con Air” in the opening scenes) learns that his 17-year-old … Continue reading Review: NITRO RUSH is a Popcorn Chomping Good Time for Genre Fans!
By: John M Jerva I’ve said before in the past but it goes to saying again that indie cinema and most notably indie action cinema has certainly been filling the void left open by Hollywood who has shelved most of their films due to the pandemic. If it wasn’t for the smaller guys, we would have had no new films to talk about this past … Continue reading ONE SHOT: Scott Adkins & Ryan Phillippe Team Up for Director James Nunn’s Newest Action Project!
By: John M Jerva While we wait for Justice League, things have certainly come full circle for filmmaker Zack Snyder as he returns to the genre that put him on the map as a director. Netflix has officially released the trailer for Army of the Dead which stars Dave Bautista in the “balls to the wall” zombie heist thriller. Peek at the chaos, mayhem and … Continue reading ARMY OF THE DEAD: It’s Zombies, Gore, Mercs & Dave Bautista in the Official Trailer for Zack Snyder’s Return to the Genre!
By: John M Jerva The folks over at Vertical Entertainment have been gracious enough to give us an exclusive action packed clip from their newest release Burn It All which sees new female action star Elizabeth Cotter taking out the trash in one of the film’s brutal fight sequences. Check it out below! Synopsis: With a history of men dominating her fate, a broken woman … Continue reading Exclusive: Elizabeth Cotter Gets Brutal in a Clip from the New Action-Thriller BURN IT ALL!
By: John M Jerva Fans of rising martial arts action star Jean-Paul Ly won’t have to wait until March 2nd and the release of 400 Bullets to see him in action as a new action short called ACÉRÉ has hit the net by fierce and bloody force. The action short is helmed by Ross Peacok who is the creator of the YouTube channel Rossatron. The … Continue reading ACÉRÉ: Jean-Paul Ly and Laurent Plancel are Sharpened to Kill in the New Brutal and Unforgiving Action Short!
By: John M Jerva A day after the new key art and release info dropped for Zack Snyder’s Army of the Dead, we have a new behind the scenes image for you which shows Snyder directing star Dave Bautista in a precarious situation as he’s about to be attacked by a leaping member of the undead. Check it out below and remember May 21st is … Continue reading Zack Snyder Reveals a New Poster and Release Date for ARMY OF THE DEAD with Dave Bautista! (New BTS Image Emerges!)
By: david j. moore Born and raised in Jakarta, Ken Zheng spent his formative years in Beijing, and began a lifelong devotion to training in the martial arts. With skills in kendo, Sanchou kickboxing, Muay Thai, silat, and various other disciplines, Zheng eventually teamed up with his sister Livi, who would direct him in his first starring role in the feature film Brush With Danger (2015), … Continue reading Exclusive Interview: Rising Martial Arts/Action Star Ken Zheng Talks about His New Action-Thriller INSIGHT!
By: John M Jerva When COVID-19 hit last year, many film productions were forced to halt as the world tried to navigate through the pandemic wit’s safety a top priority. One of the films that ceased production was Donnie Yen’s latest rescue flick Jidi Soujiu which is also known as Polar Search and Rescue. Well, a full year later, Yen has taken to his official … Continue reading Donnie Yen Announces that Filming on “Jidi Soujiu” AKA “Polar Search and Rescue” is Back On!
By: Anthony Francis “Willy’s Wonderland”. Moments of pure terror as frightening as anything from “The Exorcist”, creature designs as brilliant as anything Stan Winston ever created, and actions scenes as exciting as the best fight scenes from “The Warriors” this is one excellent… okay, of course I am completely kidding. To be fair, I was hoping this film would be goofy fun. If the right … Continue reading Review: WILLY’S WONDERLAND is a Nicolas Cage Flick Completely Void of Anything to Recommend
By: John M Jerva Welcome to another bone jarring, fisticuffs fueled edition of Foot Fist Friday! I know what you’re all thinking and that it’s Saturday not Friday and yes I have to admit that I’m a day late with this but like I always say, better late than never and this week, I’ve picked a good one and one that not to many people … Continue reading FOOT FIST FRIDAY: It’s East vs West as Jet Li and Jerry Trimble Throwdown in 1992’s THE MASTER!
By: John M Jerva Here’s a film that is finally making its debut on DVD here in the U.S. this March and it actually is almost fiver years old. The film is called Nitro Rush and it hails from director Alain Desrochers with a cast that includes Guillaume Lemay-Thivierge, and Madeleine Péloquin, and Antoine DesRochers. A follow up to the 2007 film Nitro, this one … Continue reading NITRO RUSH: It’s All-Out Action in the Trailer for the Stunt Filled Thriller Hitting DVD on March 2nd!