By: John M Jerva On this latest episode of The Action Fix Podcast, we action rewind to 1986 and delve into the underappreciated action film Let’s Get Harry. This movie is basically the ground version of Iron Eagle where regular, … Continue reading The Action Fix Podcast: 1986’s LET’S GET HARRY is an Old School, Kick Ass Action Movie of Suspended Disbelief
By: John M Jerva The 80’s were a marvelous time to be an action fan with one after another of bombastic action flicks coming out every week starring some of the genre’s larger than life stars like Sylvester Stallone, Arnold … Continue reading RED SCORPION Celebrates its 33rd Anniversary as the Film that Announced Dolph Lundgren as an Action Legend!
By: John M Jerva Back in 1982, the guiltiest of guilty pleasures was released when Flash Gordon was unleashed to an unsuspecting world. Starring newcomer Sam J. Jones and featuring some of the most insane dialogue, situations, special effects and … Continue reading Review: SILENT ASSASSINS- Looking Back at the Time Tommy Lee Teamed with Flash Gordon for Glorious 80’s Action Excess!
By: John M Jerva I love a good movie that delivers an action vibe that rivals anything we’ve ever gotten from the lost era of VHS. Movies like that will always be inviting and bring me back to a simpler … Continue reading Review: The 2004 Actioner MOSCOW HEAT Channels RED HEAT and Throws it Back to the VHS Heydays of the 80’s & 90’s
By: John M Jerva It was the early 80’s when I started to develop my love for Marvel Comics anti-hero gun toting vigilante The Punisher. From his debut in The Amazing Spider-Man to his subsequent break out mini-series, younger me … Continue reading Action Rewind: Dolph Lundgren’s THE PUNISHER (1989)-The Essential Umbrella Entertainment Special Edition Blu-Ray Review
By: John M Jerva I was thinking a while back about certain action stars who haven’t received enough love on my site and one name that immediately came to mind, and I apologize on my knees for neglecting him, was … Continue reading ACTION REWIND: Richard Norton is No Holds Barred in the 1993 DTV Martial Arts Actioner DEATH FIGHT!
By: John M Jerva I’ve been watching a lot of old school action films lately for my Action Rewind section on the site and it’s been one nostalgic hit after another. I’ve made a detour as today is the 34th … Continue reading ACTION REWIND/ESSENTIAL ACTION: Chuck Norris is a One Man War in BRADDOCK: MISSING IN ACTION 3!
By: John M jerva First of all, I must send out a very heartfelt thank you for my brother in action Eoin Friel of The Action Elite for getting me a copy of Vinegar Syndrome’s new 4K restoration of the … Continue reading Blu-Ray Review: Vinegar Syndrome’s TIGER CLAWS Trilogy is a Must Have for Fans of 90’s Martial Arts Action1
By: John M Jerva It recently dawned on me that I have never done a review for any of the seasons of the hit Netflix series Cobra Kai. Maybe I didn’t because I was such a fan of the show … Continue reading Review: COBRA KAI Season 4 Continues the Near Perfect Mix of Nostalgia, Humor, Heart and Action!
By: John M Jerva It’s Christmas Day and my family is finally done shredding open their tons of presents and even though I’ve taken a few days off for the holidays, I figured I’d send some holiday cheer to everyone … Continue reading The Action Fix: Merry Christmas! It’s Dolph Lundgren Vs Matthias Hues from I COME IN PEACE (DARK ANGEL)!
By: John M Jerva While we wait for more 411 from some of Alexander Nevsky’s future projects including Assault on Rio Bravo and the just recently announced Savage Attack, we’ve got the skinny on Nevsky’s inaugural film debut Moscow Heat. … Continue reading The Action Film MOSCOW HEAT with Alexander Nevsky gets Reissued from ITN!
By: John M Jerva Back in the ‘90’s, the pay cable channel HBO unleashed monthly world premieres for a variety of action films starring some of the greats from that era including Don “The Dragon” Wilson, Gary Daniels and Mark … Continue reading Action Rewind: Peter Weller & Robert Patrick Unleash DTV Hell in the High-Octane 90’s Actioner DECOY!
By: John M Jerva I wonder what this newer generation thinks of when they watch an action movie from the 80’s. I’m sure there are those politically correct morons out there that totally miss what the film is going for … Continue reading Action Rewind: Martin Kove is a Sword Wielding Action Hero Bad Ass in the Gloriously Over the Top STEELE JUSTICE
By: John M Jerva A lot of times I get screeners for movies that I unfortunately have to watch on my phone because my laptop was old and has since bought the farm and I can’t cast them to my … Continue reading Essential Action: Revisiting Donnie Yen’s Visceral Instant Classic RAGING FIRE, Now Available on HI-YAH!
By: John M Jerva Back in 2019, director Jesse V. Johnson delivered one of the best action films in a long time as the Expendables of the East arrived in Triple Threat. The movie which originally started off as The … Continue reading Essential Action: Revisiting the Greatness of the “Holy Grail of Action Films”TRIPLE THREAT!
By: John M Jerva I don’t know how many times I’ve said growing up in the 80’s was a fantastic time to be an action lover but, HEY!, let me say it one more time. During that marvelous decade, Cannon … Continue reading Tubi Top Pick: “Everyone Goes Home” in Cannon Films’ Flag Waving 1986 Vietnam Actioner P.O.W. THE ESCAPE with David Carradine!
By: John M Jerva Since I’ve been down for the count and no real or legit action films have seen a new release this week, I’ve been dabbling in my classic and vintage action section of my movie collection empire … Continue reading Action Rewind: The Late, Great Rutger Hauer is the Epitome of Cool in 1987’s WANTED: DEAD OR ALIVE
By: John M Jerva It’s time to Action Rewind once again and in this installment of my action trip down memory lane, we’re kicking it with former champion kickboxer turned DTV action star Don “ The Dragon” Wilson. With action … Continue reading Action Rewind: Don “The Dragon” Wilson Fights a Bloody Future War in Director Jesse V. Johnson’s Sci-Fi Actioner THE LAST SENTINEL
By: John M Jerva “What we have here gentlemen is a real clusterf@ck.” With a quote like that, it must be time to Action Rewind once again and since I’ve been down for the count with medical issues I’ve had … Continue reading Action Rewind: WHITE GHOST- William Katt Turns Bad Ass Action Hero in 1988’s Bullet & Blood Splattered Kill Fest!
By: John M Jerva It’s time to Action Rewind and wipe the dust off of another forgotten action gem and this one is really forgotten as it never had a proper release here in the states. Action star and martial … Continue reading Action Rewind: Gary Daniels Levels a Country in the Lost ‘80’s Action Gem FINAL REPRISAL!