By: John M Jerva I took some time off last week to enjoy the Thanksgiving holiday with my family and to get some much needed rest as I continue to battle a neurological disorder but I’m back and thrusting forward as always. If you’re looking for that special gift for the action cinema afficionado in your life or if you’re looking to treat yourself this … Continue reading Vinegar Syndrome Serves Up 4K Special Editions of TC 2000 & The TIGER CLAWS Trilogy!
By: John M Jerva Castle Falls is set to hit North American theaters and VOD this coming Friday, December 3rd but we also have the official UK announcement as Dazzler Media is set to unleash the Dolph Lundgren/Scott Adkins action-thriller a few weeks later. Lundgren also helms the film which will hit UK Blu-Ray and DVD in January so check out the cover art, trailer … Continue reading Action Legends Dolph Lundgren & Scott Adkins Star in CASTLE FALLS Coming to UK Blu-Ray, DVD & Digital from Dazzler Media!
By: John M Jerva The fine folks over at Trinity CineAsia have just announced their upcoming release for Director Benny Chan’s instant classic actioner Raging Fire starring Donnie Yen. The film is still playing in various UK cinemas but now we have official confirmation for its UK home video release. This includes a deliciously looking 4K steel book case which you can see below! Trinity … Continue reading Trinity CineAsia Announces First 4K Ultra HD Release for Benny Chan’s RAGING FIRE Starring Donnie Yen!
By: John M Jerva Action maestro and filmmaker Jesse V Johnson returned with a bang earlier this month as his WWII pic Hell Hath No Fury hit theaters and VOD with a vengeance. Johnson crafted a war film that was more than just bullets and explosions with a sensational cast that was stellar. Check out my full review here as it is a brutally haunting … Continue reading Well Go USA Set to Unleash Jesse V Johnson’s HELL HATH NO FURY in December!
By: John M Jerva Update: The official trailer has launched for the action film The Gardener which shows off some of the action to expect. A big takeaway from the new tease is that Gary Daniels looks like he’ll be playing on bad ass bad guy. Check it out below! (Original Post) Things are going to get down and dirty. The European Charles Bronson AKA … Continue reading THE GARDENER: Robert Bronzi & Gary Daniels Go Toe to Toe in the New Actioner Hitting DVD in December! (Update: The Trailer is Live!)
By: John M Jerva We have some new release 411 for you in novels if you’re looking for a must read as genre filmmaker and staple Eric Red (The Hitcher, Near Dark, Cohen and Tate, Body Parts, Bad Moon, 100 Feet and The Last Outlaw) has a brand new thriller out today which just screams make me into a movie. The new novel is called … Continue reading FILM DIRECTOR AND SCREENWRITER ERIC RED’S NEW THRILLER NOVEL STOPPING POWER RELEASED TODAY!
By: John M Jerva He might not be in all of these movies for a long time but I still think we have to classify Bruce Willis as one of the hardest working actors in DTV action. The Die Hard star’s latest sees him playing the bad guy in an action clone of his classic and he’s pissed, which is rather cool, in the new … Continue reading Bruce Willis is Out for Maximum Revenge in the New Action-Thriller DEADLOCK!
By: John M Jerva Update: Shout!Factory has given us some new images for the movie that showcases both Adkins and Lundgren. Check out the new pics in the gallery below! Last week saw the release of two new trailers for the Dolph Lundgren helmed actioner Castle Falls which also stars Lundgren and Scott Adkins in a thriller that pits rival gangs against one another for … Continue reading CASTLE FALLS: Shout!Factory Unleashes a New Trailer & Key Art for the Scott Adkins/ Dolph Lundgren Action-Thriller! (Update: New Images!)
By: John M Jerva Update: Scott Adkins has shared the Official Trailers for his action/thriller Castle Falls which he co-stars with Dolph Lundgren who also helmed the pic. The cool takeaway here is that Adkins and Lundgren eventually end up on the same side as they’ve been enemies in all their other films. It’s refreshing to see them team up to take down the bad … Continue reading UPDATE: CASTLE FALLS- New Trailers Drop for Scott Adkins & Dolph Lundgren’s Latest Actioner Hitting Blu-Ray/DVD in December!
By: John M Jerva Lionsgate has dropped a new trailer and cover art for the upcoming western flick which sees Cam Gigandet (Black Warrant) and veteran Hollywood mainstay Bruce Dern (The Hateful Eight) headlining the saga of love, betrayal and revenge. The six barrel action is set for a December release so check out the old prairie action below! Cam Gigandet (Twilight franchise), Academy Award … Continue reading LAST SHOOTOUT: Cam Gigandet & Bruce Dern Headline the Gritty Western Saga of Love, Betrayal and Revenge
By: John M Jerva The recent action flick Overrun continued a successful trend of seeing a stunt pro turned filmmaker take the reigns of another stunt induced thriller. The movie which also stars another stunt professional in Omid Zader (3 Days to Kill, The Matrix Resurrections) is ready to hit DVD in November from Uncorked Entertainment and we have the cover art, trailer and synopsis … Continue reading OVERRUN: Uncorked Entertainment Unleashes the Stunt Filled Action-Thriller on DVD in November
By: John M Jerva Ethan Hawke (The Purge, 24 Hours to Live) stars in a new thriller hitting theaters, Apple TV and On Demand this November. Helmed by Abe Ferrara, Hawke plays a dual role of soldier and brother who must navigate one dangerous night in an attempt to stop a bombing. Also set to hit Blu-Ray in January, view the cover art, trailer and … Continue reading ZEROS AND ONES: Ethan Hawke Must Survive the Night in the New Thriller Hitting this November
By: John M Jerva More fans are going to be able to see one of the best action films of the year in Raging Fire with Donnie Yen and Nicholas Tse. The film which is the last offering from the late, great Benny Chan is ready to hit home video in November after it premieres exclusively on Well Go USA’s streaming service HI-YAH! in October. … Continue reading Donnie Yen’s “Operatic Action Spectacle” RAGING FIRE Hits HI-YAH! in October & Blu-Ray/DVD in November!
By: John M Jerva Yakuza Princess, which is one of the most bad ass, martial arts action pics of the year, is ready to slice its way to home video this November! The film which features Masumi, in a breakout role, is essential, first rate martial arts action at its finest and is essential viewing for any serious fan. Check out the new box cover … Continue reading YAKUZA PRINCESS Slices it’s Way to 4K, Blu-Ray & DVD in November!
By: John M Jerva If you have an itch for some period sword clanging action from China, we’ll then, Well Go USA is ready to scratch it with the release of The Emperor’s Sword on Blu-Ray and DVD this November. This site itself has hailed the movie as “fast paced and action packed” so check out the cover art and trailer for the film that … Continue reading Well Go USA Unleashes Supreme Fight Choreography with THE EMPEROR’S SWORD on Blu-Ray & DVD in November!
By: John M Jerva I’ve said it many times in the past but I’ll reiterate it for this post as JCVD’s Hard Target is my favorite film from the Mussles from Brussels. Yes I love this film more than Bloodsport and Kickboxer and the mix of high-octane firefights compounded with Van Damme’s patented slo-mo martial arts prowess and rapid fire direction by the great John … Continue reading Special Features Announced for Kino Lorber’s HARD TARGET Special Edition 4K Blu-Ray!
By: John M Jerva Dazzler Media in the UK is ready to release the period epic boxing flick In Full Bloom which should feel the hole for those genre fans longing for more in ring boxing films. Add in political tension and taut drama and this one has the makings of being more than just a punch fest. Check out the key art and trailer … Continue reading The Critically Acclaimed Boxing Film IN FULL BLOOM Hits UK DVD & Digital October 4th!
By: John M Jerva Back in 1984 during the widespread craze of the Ninja action film, filmmaker, martial artist and actor John Liu was going to add his own creation to the mix with the insane and wildly campy B flick New York Ninja. The movie, which when you view the newly released teaser trailer, definitely looks like an oddity in the ninja subgenre with … Continue reading NEW YORK NINJA: Vinegar Syndrome Announces a Blu-Ray Release of the Lost 1984 Cult Ninja Film from Filmmaker and Star John Liu
By: John M Jerva Nic Cage’s wildest film to date, well according to him, hasn’t even reached theaters or streaming platforms yet but an announcement has already been made on when it will launch on physical media. The film which also features cult Asian action star Tak Sakaguchi (Re:Born, Versus) is said to be one insane offering for starving genre fans and is being described … Continue reading PRISONERS OF THE GHOSTLAND: Nicolas Cage’s Western/Samurai Mash Up Unloads on Blu-Ray this November!
By: John M Jerva Art definitely doesn’t imitate life in the new indie thriller Escape to the Cove which features Oscar nominee Eric Roberts. Two strangers risk an apocalyptic wasteland in the future to try to find safety and this pandemic is much worse than COVID-19. We have the new key art and trailer for you below! In the near future, a pandemic has ravaged … Continue reading ESCAPE TO THE COVE: Two Strangers Face a Pandemic Fueled Zombie Nightmare in the Indie Thriller Featuring Eric Roberts