Principal Photography Wraps on Alexander Nevsky’s Upcoming Western Sequel TAKEN FROM RIO BRAVO!

The first film in Alexander Nevsky’s new western franchise title Gunfight at Rio Bravo has yet to even be released but we have now learned that principal photography has wrapped on its follow up. Aptly titled Taken from Rio Bravo, former bodybuilding champ, action star and filmmaker is back as the mysterious Russian gunslinger and this time, he’s brought more action star backup with the likes of Don “The Dragon” Wilson, the Lady Dragon herself Cynthia Rothrock and Matthias Hues who also appeared on the first movie.

Nevsky broke the news to today and you can check out the official press release along with exclusive pics from the set that you’ll only see here!

Image Courtesy of Alexander Nevsky on Facebook


New Action Western TAKEN FROM RIO BRAVO just wrapped production in Benson, Arizona. Film’s directed by Joe Cornet (A Prayer for the Damned), written by Craig Hamann (Boogie Boy) and is a direct sequel to Gunfight at Rio Bravo, which will be released later this year.

TAKEN FROM RIO BRAVO is an international co-production in between ETA Films, San Rafael Production and Hollywood Storm companies. Film is produced by Alexander Nevsky (Black Rose) and executive produced by Eric Brenner (Crazy Heart) and Joe Cornet.

Star Alexander Nevsky

Starring Alexander Nevsky, Matthias Hues (Terror On The Prairie), Irina Antonenko (Gasoline Alley), Don “The Dragon” Wilson (Night Hunter), Kerry Goodwin (Promise), James Chalke (Dead Trigger), Cynthia Rothrock (Showdown in Manila), John Fallon (Saw II) and Joe Cornet. Fight choreographer and stunt coordinator is Art Camacho (Half Past Dead & Half Past Dead 2). Director of photography is Sam Wilkerson (Gunfight at Rio Bravo).

Joe Cornet and Alexander Nevsky


1874, East Texas. Two friends pursue the Posse, a group of sadistic human traffickers who have kidnapped five women. Along with an Indian scout they race against time to find and free the women before the traffickers sell them to sex-slave buyers at the Mexican border.

Irina Antonenko
Cynthia Rothrock and Alexander Nevsky

Composer Sean Murray (White Elephant) is serving as co-executive producer and will create the musical score. Art Camacho and Douglas “Fini” Finical are executive producers. Post production will take place in Los Angeles, editor is Cody Miller (Maximum Impact). First trailer of TAKEN FROM RIO BRAVO will be presented at the international film market in Toronto this September.

Art Camacho, Alexander Nevsky, Don “The Dragon” Wilson and Joe Cornet

The first film Gunfight at Rio Bravo released an official trailer a while back along with new key art showcasing what genre fans can expect from Nevsky’s first ever western. Check them out below while we wait for release date confirmation!

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