By: John M Jerva REVIEW: Kate STARRING: Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Woody Harrelson, Miku Martineau, Michiel Huisman, Tadanobu Asano, Jun Kunimura, Miyavi, and Kazuya Tanabe Directed By: Cedric Nicolas-Troyan Netflix’s new ulta-violent assassin-revenge thriller is a bloody ballet of bullets, knives and fisticuffs with Mary Elizabeth Winstead giving her best performance to date and is simply bad ass while sympatheic at the same time. Produced by … Continue reading The Action Fix Video Review: Mary Elizabeth Winstead is Simply Bad Ass in Netflix’s Ultra-Violent Assassin Thriller KATE!
By: John M Jerva Sony Pictures has officially set a Spring 2022 launch date for its star studded action-thriller Bullet Train which hails from John Wick alum and stunt pro turned filmmaker David Leitch. Brad Pitt leads the cast in what is sure to be a rollicking and action drenched, stunt filled bonanza. Bullet Train will hit theaters on April 8th of next year and … Continue reading BULLET TRAIN: Sony Sets a Release Date for Director David Leitch’s All-Star Actioner Starring Brad Pitt!
By: John M Jerva Deadline is bringing word that Hollywood star Sandra Bullock is joint Bullet Train which stars Brad Pitt and is being helmed by John Wick co-creator David Leitch. Bullock joins a cast that stars Pitt and an ensemble group that includes Joey King, Aaron Taylor Johnson, Brian Tyree Henry, Zazie Beetz, Michael Shannon, Logan Lerman, Masi Oka and Andrew Koji. This is … Continue reading Sandra Bullock Enlists for Brad Pitt’s BULLET TRAIN from Director David Leitch!
By: John M Jerva If it wasn’t official before, it certainly is now and that’s David Leitch is the busiest action film director working in Hollywood today. Don’t believe me? Well, lets take a look at all the projects that Leitch has lined up thus far. There’s Nobody coming out this year which Leitch serves as a producer as well as The Division which stars … Continue reading FAST & LOOSE: Will Smith Enlists for David Leitch’s Newest Action Project!
By: John M Jerva Nobody starring Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul Star Bob Odenkirk is definitely one of my most anticipated films for next year as the unlikely actor is switching gears and becoming …an action star? Well it’s certainly going to be interesting as Odenkirk is normally known for comedic roles as well as drama. We now have our first official look at … Continue reading NOBODY: Bob Odenkirk is a Bloody Mess in the First Official Images for the Unlikeliest Action-Thriller!
By: John M Jerva With Robb Antequera, AKA The Cinema Drunkie, going on indefinite hiatus while he does his new and high-octane podcast The Action Drunkies, Foot Fist Fridays will be taking a few weeks off as I implement a new plan of attack. I wish him all the best and will be listening and one day I hope to be a guest on it. … Continue reading FIREPOWER FRIDAYS: John Wick is Unleashed in the First Hyperkinetic Shootout in the Blockbuster Franchise!
By: John M Jerva Fans will be able to see him next month when Warrior season 2 hits Cinemax and next year as Snake-Eyes’ rival Storm Shadow in Snake-Eyes: GI Joe Origins but Andrew Koji isn’t slowing down one bit as word has come that he will be joint Brad Pitt for Director David Leitch’s Bullet Train for Sony Pictures. The news comes from Deadline … Continue reading BULLET TRAIN: Andrew Koji Joins Brad Pitt for the Adrenaline Fueled Thriller From Director David Leitch!
By: John M Jerva Welcome to FOOT FIST FRIDAYS! A weekly dose of fight action where the Action-Flix.com experts share their thoughts on some of the greatest scenes of fisticuffs in action cinema history! To know me is to know that like many of you out there, I am an enormous fan of the John Wick franchise and think that it basically rejuvenated the action genre with … Continue reading FOOT FIST FRIDAYS: Keanu Reeves and Daniel Bernhardt Lock Up in the Ultimate Death Match from JOHN WICK!
By: John M Jerva The unprecedented Comic Con@Home is well under way and with that fans have been soaking up as much content as that can as SDCC has still been delivering the goods even though no one can be there in person. The event has been hosting panels and more since yesterday and today was packed with exclusive goodies as well. One panel of … Continue reading Comic Con@Home: Charlize Theron Talks Action, THE OLD GUARD, ATOMIC BLONDE and More!
By: John M Jerva Here’s some good news if you’re like me and are curious about the new action-thriller Nobody which features Better Call Saul star Bob Odenkirk as the unlikeliest of action heroes. Universal Pictures is officially moving up the release date for the flick a week early and instead of a February 26th launch, it will now open on February 19th. I know … Continue reading NOBODY: Universal Pictures Moves the Bob Odenkirk Led Action-Thriller Up a Week Early in February
By: John M Jerva Charlize Theron is poised and ready to unleash The Old Guard on Netflix this week but before we watch the star kick ass as an immortal warrior leading an elite team of immortal warriors, we have some updates on a possible sequel to Atomic Blonde. In a new interview while promoting the new action flick, Theron talked about the potential sequel … Continue reading Charlize Theron Gives an Update for ATOMIC BLONDE SEQUEL and Talks Crossover with John Wick!
By: John M Jerva We’ve got some casting news for director David Leitch’s newest action project Bullet Train for Sony Pictures which was announced last week. The film which is based on a novel by Kotaro Isaka called “Maria Beetle” will star Academy Award winner Brad Pitt and this will mark the eighth time Pitt has worked with Leitch. Variety dropped the Ford today and … Continue reading Brad Pitt Enlists For David Leitch’s BULLET TRAIN!
By: John M Jerva Yesterday I wrote that Bruce Willis May have taken Frank Grillo’s spit as the hardest working man in action cinema but today I think I have to change my answer once again as John Wick co-Director and action maestro David Leitch is reportedly attached to direct another action project according to Deadline. The film is called Bullet Train and it hails … Continue reading BULLET TRAIN: Action Maestro David Leitch Set to Helm the New Action-Thriller for Sony Pictures
By: John M Jerva Not much has been revealed about the John Wick spin-off series titled The Continental since it was first announced. It’s been over a year since we last heard anything about the show which will hit Starz and broaden the universe of assassins that fill that world. John Wick Helmer Chad Stahelski will serve as an executive producer on the series and … Continue reading THE CONTINENTAL: Chad Stahelski Delivers More 411 on the Upcoming JOHN WICK Spin-Off Series!
By: John M Jerva We all know that the original John Wick is a masterpiece of epic action cinema proportions and now fans have the opportunity to watch it tomorrow courtesy of Lionsgate Live! which is a way to help raise money for furloughed theater workers who are out of work due to the pandemic. Starting tomorrow Friday, May 8th at 9 PM ET, the … Continue reading The Original JOHN WICK Hits Lionsgate Live! Tomorrow!!!
By: John M Jerva UPDATE: We now have official confirmation that John Wick: Chapter 4 has been delayed until May 27th of 2022. This news isn’t surprising as Reeves will have to finish The Matrix 4 when things quiet down. He will then focus his attention on the fourth installment of the blockbuster action franchise. Earlier today, I posted the awesome news that action maestros … Continue reading Chad Stahelski Serves Up Details on JOHN WICK CHAPTER 4! (Update: The Sequel is Delayed Until May 2022)
By: John M Jerva Stunt maestros turned directors Chad Stahelski and David Leitch are pretty much household names especially in the action cinema crowd but before the two pros became known when a little film called John Wick came out, they were heavily involved in the stunt world for many high profile films with The Matrix trilogy being one of them. Stahelski and Leitch were … Continue reading Chad Stahelski and David Leitch Venture into THE MATRIX Again!
By: John M Jerva Ever since all news became about the dreaded Coronavirus, I have been making it my personal mission to stay positive and keep the faith with good news and entertaining posts to keep everyone distracted. With that in mind, I have some rather tasty news courtesy of the site Discussing Film.net which drops the word that Netflix is actively developing a sequel … Continue reading ATOMIC BLONDE 2 in Early Development at Netflix with Charlize Theron Expected to Return
By: John M Jerva Well here’s some good new for you today Band it comes from The People’s Champion himself as Dwayne The Rock Johnson has officially confirmed that development is moving forward on a sequel to his Fast And Furious spin-off Hobbs And Shaw which partners him up with Jason Statham is officially in the works. Johnson unveiled the news during a Instagram live … Continue reading Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson Confirms Development on HOBBS AND SHAW 2!
By: John M Jerva John Wick co-creator David Leitch is one of the hottest action directors working today and it seems that the man is attached to a new project every other day. Leitch, who recently helmed the Fast And Furious spin-off Hobbs and Shaw, is now circling a live action remake of the classic martial arts series Kung Fu which starred the late David … Continue reading David Leitch Is Taking on a Live Action Remake of The 1972 Series KUNG FU