By: John M Jerva Yesterday was a welcome day for action fans as news finally broke that a new Expendables movie was indeed on the way. List in the shuffle, no disrespect intended I assure you, was the trailer for Jake Gyllenhaal and director Antoine Fuqua’s new Netflix thriller The Guilty which stars Jake as a 911 dispatcher out to uncover the truth about a … Continue reading THE GUILTY: Jake Gylllenhaal is Out for the Truth in Director Antoine Fuqua’s Netflix Thriller!
By: John M Jerva The Hollywood Reporter has dropped the hammer on the next Expendables franchise installment from Lionsgate as it is being announced that Jason Statham, Dolph Lundgren and Sylvester Stallone are gearing up for a new mission and this time martial arts and action legend Tony Jaa has joined the cast! Joining the team once again is Randy Couture and other new additions … Continue reading THE EXPENDABLES: Statham, Lundgren & Stallone Set to Gear Up with Tony Jaa for the Next Entry!
By: John M Jerva Even though the reboot for Resident Evil has been delayed until November, Sony Pictures has still released a trio of first look images for Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City which features the cast all armed and ready to take on what threats my ahead. Check them out in the gallery below. In the once booming home of the pharmaceutical giant … Continue reading The Cast is Armed and Ready in New First Look Images from “Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City”
By: John M Jerva It’s time for the Avengers to assemble! Wait, sorry that’s not necessarily the case but two of the MCU’s former mightiest heroes are set to reunite for a new feature as Deadline is reporting that Chris Evans and Scarlett Johansson are teaming up for a new film titled Ghosted which is being described as a romantic action film. Dexter Fletcher is … Continue reading GHOSTED: MCU Stars Chris Evans & Scarlett Johansson Set to Reunite for Romantic Actioner
By: John M Jerva Aside from Last Man Down, here’s another action title worth waiting for as it stars resident bad ass Paul Sloan from The Vigilante Diaries and Night Crew. It’s called Every Last One of Them and that’s exactly who Sloan is going to take down in brutal and savage fashion. Watch the newest bloody tease below courtesy of Saban Films! Ex-Black Ops … Continue reading EVERY LAST ONE OF THEM: Paul Sloan Runs the Gauntlet in the Newest Trailer for the Brutal Action Pic!
By: John M Jerva Another great episode of The Action Elite War Room Live took place last night as we delved into the glory days of DTV VHS action movies and most notably Showdown and other great martial arts action flicks starring the powerhouse Billy Blanks. Blanks, before he became the guru of Tae Bo, was one of the kings of martial arts action films … Continue reading The Action Elite War Room Live: Discussing SHOWDOWN and Other Billy Blanks Flicks
By: John M Jerva Jason Statham has been many things in his movie career but I’m pretty sure a bee keeper hasn’t been one of them. That’s right folks! Get ready for Jason Statham…Bee Keeper, armed to kill! Deadline broke the word today as Statham has enlisted for the unusual action/thriller which teams him up with Miramax for a third time and word has it, … Continue reading THE BEE KEEPER: Jason Statham Enlists for the Unusual Sounding Action-Thriller!
By: John M Jerva Although I thought Netflix’s The Old Guard with Charlize Theron did overstay it’s welcome a tad, I still enjoyed the movie snd especially the action set pieces. Of course, the film ended without an ending as Netflix intends to franchise the property and it looks like it’s official as the sequel has tapped a changing of the guard (pardon the pun) … Continue reading THE OLD GUARD: Charlize Theron’s Sequel is in the Works with Victoria Mahoney Set to Helm
By: John M Jerva There’s no question Donnie Yen is one of the biggest stars in action and in the last few years, he’s finally brought his level of success overseas in the west. Yen is seeing success once again with the release of Raging Fire snd even though this particular film is from Asia, it’s transcending over here as well. Yen has been hard … Continue reading SLEEPING DOGS: Donnie Yen Addresses on the Long Delayed Video Game Adaptation
By: John M Jerva Here’s another movie that has played the release date musical chairs game as we have a brand new and deliciously all adult trailer for 20th Century Studios prequel The King’s Man. It’s time to stop f@cking about as blood will flow and heads will roll. Take a peek! Official Synopsis: “ As a collection of history’s worst tyrants and criminal masterminds … Continue reading Blood will Flow & Heads will Roll in the New Red Band Trailer for THE KING’S MAN!
By: John M Jerva Donnie Yen is currently making the rounds promoting his current hit action-thriller Raging Fire and during his press tour, he has given fans a few tasty morsels on his other huge casting news as he will be in the fourth installment of the John Wick franchise. Ever since he was announced, fans have been losing their collective minds and even more … Continue reading Donnie Yen Sheds More Light on JOHN WICK 4 and the Current State of Action!
By: John M Jerva If you’ve been living under a rock or your Wi-Fi has been down for a few months then you probably haven’t seen or heard of Raging Fire which is arguably one of the best action films of the year. The movie which hails from the late, great Benny Chan and stars martial arts action icon Donnie Yen in an adrenalized cop … Continue reading HI-YAH! is Ready to Unleash the “Operatic Action Spectacle” as Donnie Yen’s RAGING FIRE Strikes the Streaming Service this October!
By: Jacob Bloodee Jacob Babcock Released in 2019, “The Courier” boasts two major leads in Olga Kurylenko and even Gary Oldman tells the story of Kurylenko’s no name Courier character who is of course more than just that as when she discovers a bomb, it tied into a vast operation taking place and she ends up having to not only survive but to protect a … Continue reading Review: Olga Kurylenko Brings Superstar Level Ferocity in THE COURIER!
By: John M Jerva Sylvester Stallone’s dark, brutal and ambitious superhero film Samaritan is one of those movies hit hard by the pandemic as it should have seen a release already. Unfortunately, the studio has delayed it until next year so most fans have a long wait. Some lucky viewers were treated to first look footage at this year’s CinemaCon and from the description, people … Continue reading SAMARITAN: The First Look Footage from CinemaCon Teases a Brutal & Dark Superhero Flick Starring Sly Stallone
By: John M Jerva They may be sibling adversaries on the hit series See but Jason Momoa and Dave Bautista are next set to headline a buddy cop movie. Bautista first tweeted the idea last week and Momoa has since confirmed it while appearing The Late Late Show with James Corden. “I’m not even gonna lie to you… I’m not on Twitter, but he literally … Continue reading Jason Momoa & Dave Bautista Developing a “Buddy Cop” Action Movie!
By: John M Jerva The title was leaked a while ago just like everything else in the entertainment industry but Warner Bros has officially confirmed that the fourth entry in The Matrix franchise is in fact The Matrix Resurrections! The news came at CinenaCon and fans are reeling as this undoubtedly refers to Neo, played by Keanu Reeves of course, coming back from the hereafter. … Continue reading THE MATRIX: RESURRECTIONS- Warner Bros. Announces the Official Title for the 4th Entry at CinemaCon!
By: John M Jerva I can’t tell you how many times I’ve stated in an article that I can’t believe no one was killed while filming Asian action films. The stunts, fight choreography and pyrotechnics are insane, off the charts and unrivaled anywhere else in the world. Stuntmen are certainly the unsung heroes of the genre and now a new documentary from filmmaker John Wei … Continue reading KUNG FU STUNTMEN: NEVER SAY NO!- The New Documentary Sheds Light on the Unsung Heroes of Asian Action Cinema!
By: John M Jerva When it comes to action movies, I’m very easy to please. So much so that I always take gear for liking films that it seems everyone else hates. Give me firepower and fisticuffs aplenty and I’ll watch the shut out of it which leads me to the new tray for the upcoming indie actioner Rupture which stars actor, martial artists and … Continue reading Mark Strange Unleashes a RUPTURE in the New Trailer For Ranjeet S. Marwa’s Upcoming Actioner!
By: John M Jerva My apologies as I was out yesterday as Sony Pictures and Marvel practiced damage control yesterday and unveiled the newest teaser for one of the most highly anticipated Marvel movies ever as Spider-Man: No Way Home finally swung online after an initial leak transpired. This entry is a big mystery as rumors have been flying about all three Spideys showing up … Continue reading The Multiverse is in Full Swing in the Anticipated Trailer for SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME!
By: Anthony Francis An assassin that can subdue his prey in six seconds. An assassin who carries a single-action gun filled with non-lethal bullets. An assassin called “The Fable”. Akira Sato (Junichi Okada) a.k.a. The Fable is a professional killer who is a legend, perhaps even a ghost story, for gangsters in the criminal underworlds. Premiering at this year’s New York Asian Film Festival, “TheFable: The Killer … Continue reading NYAFF (New York Asian Film Festival) Review- THE FABLE: THE KILLER WHO DOESN’T KILL is a Sequel that is Bigger, Better & More Entertaining!