By: John M Jerva In terms of superhero main themes, my top three are John William’s original Superman followed by Hans Zimmer’s Man of Steel. The latter is especially a favorite of mine and gives me chills every time I hear it. It just screams superhero epic. It’s just a coincidence that they’re both Superman films but I throw in Danny Elfman’s iconic music from … Continue reading Listen to Michael Giacchino’s Main Theme Music to THE BATMAN!
By: John M Jerva Update: Make sure you go to the restroom before the show starts and stay away from the beverages as it’s just been revealed that The Batman will have a running time of two hours and 55 minutes! (Original Post) Even with the COVID variant running rampant in the world, Warner Bros. is still staying steadfast with the current release of The … Continue reading Warner Bros. Unveils Two New Posters & a TV Spot for THE BATMAN! (Update: Running Time Confirmed!)
By: John M Jerva Production is well underway on HBOMAX’s latest foray into the DCEU with Batgirl. The movie, which is based on DC’s New 52 run of comics and we have our first official look of star Leslie Grace all suited up and she definitely looks like she was plucked from the pages of the comics. Take a look below courtesy of Miss Grace … Continue reading BATGIRL: Leslie Grace is On the Prowl in the First Official Image from HBOMAX’s DCEU Movie
By: John M Jerva Warner Bros. has officially dropped the official synopsis for Matt Reeves’ highly anticipated The Batman. The DC film stars Robert Pattinson in the coveted lead role of a younger Dark Knight just starting out on his mission to fight crime in Gotham City. It’s not just a call… It’s a warning. From Warner Bros. Pictures comes Matt Reeves’ “The Batman,” starring … Continue reading Warner Bros. Drops the Official Synopsis for THE BATMAN!
By: John M Jerva The Brendan Fraser Hollywood resurgence continues as the Mummy franchise actor is set to play the main villain in the upcoming HBOMAX live action Batgirl film. The DCEU project, which will premiere exclusively on the Warner Bros. streaming service will star Leslie Grace as Barbara Gordon AKA Batgirl. Per Deadline: The film will bow on HBO Max, marking one of the … Continue reading BATGIRL: Brendan Fraser Enlists for Villain Duties in HBOMAX’s Live Action DCEU Film
By: John M Jerva I’ve just celebrated my sixth year anniversary running Action-Flix.com and it recently came to my attention that I’ve never reviewed an animated action film here. Don’t get me wrong, I’m a fan of animation and Anime but unfortunately I never thought about doing one…until now. I’ve rectified this dilemma with one doozy of an animated superhero film with the release of … Continue reading Review: The DC Animated Film INJUSTICE is a Bloody & Brutal Adult Superhero Fever Dream of Epic Scope
By: John M Jerva Today’s DC FanDome did not disappoint when it came to reveals and trailers and for fans of the grittier side of DC were rewarded with new trailers and renewal announcements for both Titans and Doom Patrol. The two series definitely are more adult oriented which I find refreshing and it’s awesome to see these properties get some love. First up, Titans … Continue reading DC FanDome Drops Renewals & Trailers for TITANS and DOOM PATROL!
By: John M Jerva DC Fandome is rolling along today and with the reveals, we finally have a second trailer for Matt Reeves’s new take on The Dark Knight. The Batman focuses on the Caped Crusader’s early years and sees Robert Pattinson stepping into the iconic role of DC’s ultimate detective. The new footage is nothing short of spectacular and Pattinson is looking real solid … Continue reading DC Fandome: The Dark Knight is Here with a Vengeance in the 2nd Official Trailer for THE BATMAN!
By: John M Jerva DC FanDome definitely isn’t making fans wait around for the good stuff as the new trailer for John Cena’s upcoming Peacemaker HBOMAX series is now online. This one is definitely upping the quirky meter as we are treated to some outrageous new superheroes, team building exercises that go off the reservation, butt babies and above all “eagle hugs!” Check it out … Continue reading DC FanDome: It’s Time to Kill Bad People in the Name of Peace with the Official Trailer for PEACEMAKER!
By: John M Jerva Update: Tomorrow, the massive DC Fandome fest hits and with it a new trailer for Director Matt Reeves’ The Batman. In celebration, new posters have dropped featuring The Dark Knight and The Riddler! In anticipation of the new trailer for #TheBatman during DC FanDome tomorrow, check out posters for Batman and Riddler. Tune in to #DCFanDome here: https://t.co/dxelpPvLtd pic.twitter.com/xN99HV2iaZ — The … Continue reading New THE BATMAN Trailer Teaser Promises it’s Not Just a Signal, it’s a Warning! (Up: New Posters Strike!)
By: John M Jerva On the heels of the new clip that debuted for DC and HBOMAX’s new Peacemaker series with John Cena reprising his role as the over the top superhero, a new poster has dropped as well along with the promise of a new trailer at DC Fandome. Check out Cena in all his glory as he urges everyone to “give peace a … Continue reading New PEACEMAKER Poster Wants You to “Give Peace a F@cking Chance!”
By: John M Jerva Task Force X is back in action as director James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad is finally here. The movie is a balls to the wall, pedal to the metal comic boof flick but does it measure up to be Action-Flix Approved? Check out my full video review below as I dig into the latest comic book endeavor which is not short … Continue reading Video Review: THE SUICIDE SQUAD is Task Force X at its Over the Top, Balls to the Wall Best!
By: John M Jerva With the latest extremely positive reviews coming out for director James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad, my anticipation level is at an all-time high. That with the fact that there’s mass casualties amongst the world’s worse super villains and I believe we are in for a good time. New key art has just dropped with the gang arriving in a bus of … Continue reading New Key Art Promises the THE SUICIDE SQUAD is Dying to Save the World!
By: John M Jerva I’m back from vacation and let’s talk comic book adaptations! Netflix’s subsequent mishandling of their Marvel series is still making fanboys reel as they long to see the return of most of them sans Iron Fist, although I did enjoy both seasons of that one as well so sue me. To cushion the blow, the defunct DC Universe created some pretty … Continue reading TITANS- SEASON 3: It’s Checkmate as Red Hood has Arrived in New Key Art and Teaser for HBOMax’s Returning DC Endeavor!
By: John M Jerva Just days after releasing the first trailer for the upcoming DCEU film The Suicide Squad, director James Gunn has now dropped an all new 2nd teaser for he August 6th release which showcases all new and crazy footage for the soft reboot/dequel to the original film which was helmed by david Ayer. This promo is green band in nature so no … Continue reading James Gunn Drops an Action Drenched 2nd Trailer for THE SUICIDE SQUAD with New Footage!
By: John M Jerva After the debut of the new retro style poster for The Suicide Squad, Warner Bros. has officially launched the first official trailer along with brand new character posters that highlight the members of Task Force X. Director James Gunn helms the film which is serving as a soft reboot for the DCEU so check out the insane and action drenched red … Continue reading THE SUICIDE SQUAD: New Character Posters and the Official Red Band Trailer Mark the Next Outrageous Mission for Task Force X!
By: John M Jerva With the release of Zack Snyder’s Justice League last week, DC is hip again and fans are screaming for Warner Bros. to “restore the Snyderverse.” That will most likely not happen but the future is a little more brighter these days and this year will see the release of director James Gunn’s soft reboot The Suicide Squad. The movie which will … Continue reading THE SUICIDE SQUAD Goes Retro On the New Poster for the Upcoming DC Film! Trailer Debut Today!!
By: John M Jerva REVIEW: Zack Snyder’s Justice League STARRING: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, Jason Momoa, Ezra Miller, Ray Fisher and Amy Adams DIRECTED BY: Zack Snyder THE REVIEW: After a long, winding and certainly weird road, the definitive cut of Justice League has finally debuted on HBOMAX this past Thursday. We all know the story of what happened during the making of … Continue reading Review: ZACK SNYDER’S JUSTICE LEAGUE Delivers the Definitive Epic Fans Wanted and Rightful Vindication for its Director
By: John M Jerva For those of you waiting patiently for The Batman with Robert Pattinson and Zack Snyder’s Justice League which hits HBOMAX next week, we have a short film that will definitely peek your interest and help you while you wait for the latest theatrical Batman adventures. It’s called Dying Is Easy and it comes via Bat in the Sun production company who … Continue reading DYING IS EASY: Batman and The Joker Square Off in the Newest Bat in the Sun Short Film!
By: John M Jerva The age of heroes has returned. For those of you that are still not convinced that the upcoming Zack Snyder’s Justice League won’t be completely different then the 2017 joke we got when Joss Whedon butchered the film when director Zack Snyder stepped down due to a family tragedy, then I give you the newest trailer that Snyder has just released … Continue reading ZACK SNYDER’S JUSTICE LEAGUE: Heroes Unite in the New Trailer for HBO Max’s Definitive Version of the Ultimate Superhero Team Up!