By: John M Jerva Donnie Yen might have said farewell to the role of legendary grand master Ip Man but martial arts/action cinema isn’t ready to say goodbye just quite yet. Well Go USA is ready to unleash the newest version of the martial arts legend in a new movie titled Ip Man: The Awakening which stars My Father is a Hero alum Miu Tse. … Continue reading IP MAN: THE AWAKENING- Witness an All-New Chapter of the Legendary Martial Arts Master in Well Go USA’s Period Fight Fest
By: John M Jerva The hitman thriller Polar was certainly an acquired taste for some but it appears that star Mads Mikkelsen and director Jonas Akerlund are ready to give the hitman subgenre another go as the two are set to reunite. Deadline is bringing word that the two are set to make another hitman themed actioner titled The Black Kaiser. The film is based … Continue reading Mads Mikkelsen Set to Reunite with POLAR Director Jonas Akerlund for Another Round of Hitman Action in THE BLACK KAISER
By: John M Jerva First of all, how did I miss this? Second of all, I’ll just say it was my disorder that did it as a trailer was recently released for a new medieval period action-drama titled appropriately enough Medieval. The film stars Ben Foster as a heroic mercenary who is caught in between two warring factions vying for the empty throne of Rome. … Continue reading It’s Time to Get MEDIEVAL with the New Trailer for the Blood Soaked Period Action-Drama Starring Ben Foster
By: John M Jerva We have finally been given our first look at the highly anticipated Netflix series Resident Evil. The show is the first live action series for the ever popular video game franchise as the world of zombies and evil has endured a long run on cinema screens. Check out the bonkers new teaser below! Official Synopsis: “Year 2036 – 14 years after … Continue reading RESIDENT EVIL: Terror has Evolved & a New Bad Ass Heroine Emerges in Netflix’s Upcoming Series
By: John M Jerva The Cannes Film Market is warming up and with it, many films will be jockeying to win distribution. To sale their projects, companies release teaser key art as well as market teasers in hopes of enticing potential buyers. One such action pic that is hitting Cannes is the upcoming Repeater which stars for Terminator: Rise of the Machines actress Kristanna Loken … Continue reading Find. Kill. Repeat. The Market Teaser Hits for the Hard Hitting Action-Thriller REPEATER Featuring Gary Daniels & Kristanna Loken!
By: John M Jerva It’s time to saddle up and throw it back to the old west as Well Go USA is set to release the gritty, violent western Hostile Territory on Blu-Ray and DVD. The western genre has been hit or Miss with more misses in recent years but when it’s done right, it’s one of the best genres to ever come around. Star, … Continue reading It’s Time to Saddle Up as Well Go USA Readies to Unleash the Gritty, Violent Western HOSTILE TERRITORY this June on Blu-Ray & DVD
By: John M Jerva It’s time to lock and load and go to war as we delve into the special edition Blu-Ray release of JCVD’s Hard Target from Kino Lorber. I picked up this Holy Grail for serious fans for $1.25 at my local Dollar Tree. Released last December this is the definitive version to own as it contains the 4K restoration of the international … Continue reading BLU-RAY REVIEW: The Kino Lorber Special Edition HARD TARGET Release is Must Have Van Dammage for Any Serious Collector!
By: John M Jerva Last night, my action brother Eoin Friel over at The Action Elite invited me onto a bonus episode of TAE Live: The War Room. This episode, we delved into the recently released Michael Bay helmed action-thriller Ambulance which stars Jake Gyllenhaal and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II. This film is one of our favorites from this year so far and we serve up … Continue reading The Action Elite Live: The War Room- Delving into AMBULANCE and BAYHEM!
By: John M Jerva Hot off the heels of his latest action release Invincible, filmmaker, actor and musician Johnny Strong is giving us another round of adrenaline this year with his upcoming military action-thriller Warhorse One. Strong plays the soul surviving SEAL of a failed rescue attempt who must run a gauntlet of extremists to protect the life of a little girl. The newest trailer … Continue reading WARHORSE ONE: A Lone SEAL is a Lone Girl’s Last Hope in the New Trailer for the Upcoming Military Actioner
By: John M Jerva The last installment of filmmaker Liam O’Donnell’s Skylines franchise ended with our fearless female protagonist Rose Corely setting a course to invade the aliens’ home world in a desperate attempt to rescue her father played by Frank Grillo in the second entry Beyond Skyline. Fans of the successful sci-fi franchise have been itching to acquire any news on a potential fourth … Continue reading Breaking: Screen Media Acquires International Rights to Filmmaker Liam O’Donnell’s Upcoming Sci-Fi Actioner SKYLINE: RADIAL!
Action heroes are a staple of popular culture and have been for many decades, and as with everything that becomes well-liked, it usually leads to a host of spin-offs. However, today we’re not talking about something like Solo: A Star Wars Story, which added new depth to the much-loved character of Han Solo, who blasts around the galaxy, far, far away. We’re concerned with those … Continue reading The Most Copied Action Heroes of All Time!
By: John M Jerva It’s time to lock and load and go to war with the newest episode of The Action Fix Podcast on Anchor and Spotify! On this installment, I delve into the latest MCU entry with Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Elizabeth Olsen. Director Sam Raimi takes over the franchise here and with it delivers something a … Continue reading The Action Fix Podcast Review: Director Sam Raimi Delivers a Different Kind of MCU Film with DOCTOR STRANGE IN THE MULTIVERSE OF MADNESS!
By: John M Jerva Clive Standen, who has appeared in such action fare as the Taken series and Vikings, is back and he’s looking for a little vengeance in the new action-thriller Vendetta. A new trailer has dropped courtesy of Redbox Entertainment along with new key art for the new pic which also stars Thomas Jane, Mike Tyson and Bruce Willis. Official Synopsis: When his … Continue reading A Father’s Vengeance is Unleashed in the New Action-Thriller VENDETTA Starring Clive Standen, Thomas Jane & Bruce Willis
By: John M Jerva Lionsgate Home Entertainment has given us an exclusive clip to the new action-thriller Lockdown which stars veteran genre actor Michael Paré. Genre favorite Michael Paré is back in action this May as his latest white knuckle action-thriller Lockdown is ready for a May launch on DVD and Digital. Femme Fatale Bai Ling is along for the ride in the film which … Continue reading Exclusive Clip: Michael Paré Stars in the New Action-Thriller LOCKDOWN- Hitting DVD & VOD May 10th!
By: John M Jerva Debuting this weekend along with Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness was the long-awaited trailer to the even more long-awaited sequel Avatar: The Way of Water which hails once again from celebrated filmmaker James Cameron. The newly released trailer gives fans just a brief tease of what is to come with the newest adventure in the blockbuster franchise. There’s no … Continue reading Return to Pandora & Epic Sci-Fi Adventure in the Official Teaser Trailer for AVATAR: THE WAY OF WATER!
By: John M Jerva It’s time to jock up and go to war as we break open a new segment called Underrated Action. From underrated action stars to action movies, this new segment will give a much-needed shout out to some of the unsung heroes of action cinema. First up, we relive some of the greatest action films and moments from one of the most … Continue reading The Action Fix Live- Underrated Action: Revisiting the High-Octane Flicks of Reb Brown!
By: John M Jerva Macho movies are in order as we discuss the films of filmmaker Walter Hill. The man who is best known for delivering such action classics as 48 Hrs., The Warriors, Extreme Prejudice and Streets of Fire is the subject of this latest episode of TAE-The War Room. Eoin, Charlie and myself delve deep into the ultra-violent films of one of the … Continue reading The Action Elite Live: The War Room- The Films of Walter Hill
By: John M Jerva International bodybuilding and action star Alexander Nevsky is ready to release a little six-barrel action for his newest project. Nevsky is heading back to the Old West for another genre pic called Taken from Rio Bravo and he’s bringing some serious action star back up in this one in iconic martial artists Cynthia Rothrock, Don “The Dragon” Wilson and Matthias Hues! … Continue reading Alexander Nevsky is Packing Some Serious Firepower for His Upcoming Action All-Star Western TAKEN FROM RIO BRAVO!
By: John M Jerva Now the real pain begins! I know I said that last season but it’s definitely true here as Thomas Ian Griffith’s Terry Silver has officially launched his plan and taken over Cobra Kai. Kreese has been framed and Daniel is looking to bring in some serious back up to take out Silver once and for all. It’s all going to come … Continue reading Terry Silver Takes Control in the Trailer for COBRA KAI Season 5!
By: John M Jerva Deadline is bringing official word that Suicide Squad and Fury director David Ayer has signed on to helm the upcoming Jason Statham led action pic The Beekeeper. The film will be shopped at the Cannes Film Market and is being described as a hot package, whatever the hell that means. I always love the terminology that Hollywood uses. It’s a hot … Continue reading SUICIDE SQUAD Helmer David Ayer Enlists to Direct Jason Statham in the Action-Thriller THE BEEKEEPER