By: Eoin Friel Review: It had been a few years since I last watched Highlander and for some reason I totally forgot it was a Cannon film which now makes me love it even more. It feels like only yesterday … Continue reading HIGHLANDER: Collector’s Edition (1986) 4K Blu-ray Review- THE ACTION ELITE
Better late than never I always say and after my sabbatical over the last two plus months, I’ve finally cemented the Official Action-Flix Top 10 of 2022. This year saw slim pickings if you were action film buff and hell, … Continue reading The ACTION-FLIX Best of 2022!
I’ll be the first to admit that I wasn’t the biggest fan of Tyrese Gibson. His performance as Roman in the Fast and Furious franchise was a little too much for me and even though he was comic relief, it … Continue reading Review: Tyrese Gibson Gives a Stone Cold Performance in the By the Numbers & Forgettable Prison Fight Film THE SYSTEM
After appearing in two recent movies where he was on screen for maybe a total of twenty minutes, action star Scott Adkins is back in the driver’s seat where he belongs as his passion project, Accident Man, finally sees its … Continue reading Review: ACCIDENT MAN: HITMAN’S HOLIDAY is a Delirious, Seamless Blend of Dark, Laugh Out Comedy and Second to None Hong Kong Style Fight Action!
Alright, let’s jump right into the new WWII submarine thriller Operation Seawolf which hails from actor/filmmaker Steven Luke who is also an accomplished WWII historian. At first glance, the marketing showcases its action stars in Dolph Lundgren and Frank Grillo … Continue reading Review: OPERATION SEAWOLF Plays Off the Strengths of its Action Stars and Delivers a Decent Lower Budgeted WWII Submarine Thriller
It’s been a while since I did a review and what better way to get back into the swing of things then by chatting up a new action film that features the likes of Scott Adkins, Dolph Lundgre, Dermot Mulroney … Continue reading Review: SECTION 8 Delivers a Lean, Mean, Stripped-Down, Old-School Action Film for the DTV Age!
Movie releases will never be the same after COVID changed the landscape of how studios approach certain titles. Unfortunately, this means that we will never see some new releases on the big screen that deserve it but at least we … Continue reading Review: SAMARITAN- Sylvester Stallone Merges Old School Style Action with a Dark Superhero Tale that Checks All the Boxes
Wow! What a great week it has been for action movies. After losing my faith after watching the disappointing The Gray Man, my feelings have done a complete 180 after watching both Bullet train and the Predator franchise flick Prey. … Continue reading Review: DAY SHIFT is a True Action-Horror Spectacle that Bleeds an 80’s Vampire Flick Vibe with Action Sequences that Take a Bite Out of the Competition
It’s funny that two of action cinema’s most celebrated franchises have been marred in mediocrity over the last decade as the Predator and Terminator franchises (both started by Arnold Schwarzenegger) have released less than favorable entries. Aside from the firat … Continue reading Review: PREY Brings the PREDATOR Films Back to Its Savage & Primal Roots and Rips the Spine Out of the Franchise!
It’s been a rough summer and action movies have been hard to come by to say the least. In terms of blockbusters, The Gray Man fumbled the ball epically and even though Top Gun Maverick was a blessing, it was … Continue reading Review: BULLET TRAIN Saves a Lackluster Summer with its Visual Action, Well Crafted Characters & Unapologetic Attitude!
If you follow my website, then you know that I’m one of the biggest Gary Daniels fans out there. Ever since the late 80’s, Daniels has been one of my top three all-time action stars and to this day, there … Continue reading Review: BRING HIM BACK DEAD Works Off the Strengths of Gary Daniels to Deliver a Movie that Blends His Signature Action with a Retro Slow Burn Crime-Drama
The Action Fix Live returns with our exclusive review of Dead Zone which just dropped on TUBI today! Starring Michael Jai White and Chad Michael Collins, the TUBI exclusive original tells the story of an elite team of soldiers who … Continue reading The Action Fix Live: REVIEW- DEAD ZONE with Michael Jai White & Chad Michael Collins Mashes Up Action, Sci-Fi and Horror for an 82 Minute Good Time!
Netflix’s latest $200 million action spectacle The Gray Man has finally hit, and I serve up my thoughts on the movie which pits Ryan Gosling against Chris Evans. Filled with one action set piece after another, does this film deliver … Continue reading The Action Fix Video Review: The Love-Hate Relationship with Netflix’s THE GRAY MAN
Coming July 14th to Amazon Prime, cutting edge filmmaker Ranjeet S. Marwa delivers an unflinching, in your face action flick with a horror vibe that’ll knock you out. In this episode of The Action Fix, I breakdown the film and … Continue reading The Action Fix Early Review- EXILED: THE CHOSEN ONES is a Blood Soaked, Bone Crunching Thrill Ride
After receiving mixed reviews, I have finally seen the complete first season of the highly anticipated STAR WARS limited series OBI-WAN KENOBI. Did it live up to my expectations as a lifelong fan of all things Star Wars? Join me … Continue reading THE ACTION FIX LIVE: OBI-WAN KENOBI Reaction Special (WARNING *SPOILERS*)
By this stage of one’s career watching DTV potboilers starring actors past their prime, one pretty much knows what they’re going to get when you see a new release from Lionsgate and Grindstone Entertainment. You are going to see modestly … Continue reading Review: Lionsgate’s HOT SEAT with Gibson & Dillon Sizzles Enough to Warrant a Viewing
I was always meaning to watch the UK indie action-thriller The Take Down (formerly known as Amber) when it first hit but unfortunately it was just a casualty of the times and even though I had promoted it heavily during … Continue reading Review: THE TAKE DOWN- Stunt Pro Jack Jagodka Runs a Gauntlet of Assassins in the Tightly Paced & Action Drenched 2017 UK Indie Effort
Once meant for Jason Statham, Woody Harrelson has since stepped in as a deadly assassin, The Man from Toronto, who gets more than he bargained for when he runs into an inept sales consultant played by Kevin Hart. The punchlines … Continue reading The Action Fix Podcast Review: THE MAN FROM TORONTO is an Enjoyable but Forgettable Time Waster
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 It seems that I’ve been talking about the indie action film The Siege of Robin Hood for as long as I’ve been running my website. Now, of course, it hasn’t been that long, but actor, martial … Continue reading Review: Paul Allica’s THE SIEGE OF ROBIN HOOD is a Bold, Ambitious and Bloody Fresh Take on the Legendary Outlaw