Olivier Gruner & Billy Blanks Center the Ring for a New Trailer for THE CIRCUIT TV SERIES

By: John M Jerva First of all, let me just say that it’s kick ass to be friends with martial artist and action star Jalal Merhi on Facebook. I’m not very fond of social media but I will say it’s a great way to connect with action film celebrities and it has given me ample opportunity to talk to a lot of them. The star … Continue reading Olivier Gruner & Billy Blanks Center the Ring for a New Trailer for THE CIRCUIT TV SERIES

Blu-Ray Review: Vinegar Syndrome’s TIGER CLAWS Trilogy is a Must Have for Fans of 90’s Martial Arts Action1

By: John M jerva First of all, I must send out a very heartfelt thank you for my brother in action Eoin Friel of The Action Elite for getting me a copy of Vinegar Syndrome’s new 4K restoration of the cult 90’s martial arts franchise Tiger Claws which just recently hit. To say that I’ve had struggles last year and into 2022 would be a … Continue reading Blu-Ray Review: Vinegar Syndrome’s TIGER CLAWS Trilogy is a Must Have for Fans of 90’s Martial Arts Action1

Vinegar Syndrome Serves Up 4K Special Editions of TC 2000 & The TIGER CLAWS Trilogy!

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!

THE CIRCUIT: The Street Monk is Back on a New Poster for the Event Series Starring Olivier Gruner!

By: John M Jerva Martial arts films were huge in the 90’s as DTV films flooded the market and no other sub genre was more popular than the tournament films where action heroes took on all in matches to the death. Olivier Gruner was a big headliner during those days and his Circuit trilogy was a rousing display of B movie goodness. Even though the … Continue reading THE CIRCUIT: The Street Monk is Back on a New Poster for the Event Series Starring Olivier Gruner!

THE CIRCUIT: Martial Arts Action Star Olivier Gruner is Back in the New Teaser for the TV Series Based on the Underground Fight Flicks!

By: John M Jerva One of my favorite action stars from the 90’s, the new millenium and today for that matter has to be French kickboxing legend Olivier Gruner who starred in a host of butt kicking films like Angel Town, Mercenary, Nemesis, Savate and, of course, The Circuit which bred three films. The story of one man drawn back into the world of illegal … Continue reading THE CIRCUIT: Martial Arts Action Star Olivier Gruner is Back in the New Teaser for the TV Series Based on the Underground Fight Flicks!

Action Rewind: Billy Blanks and Jalal Merhi Kick Up a Storm in the 90’s VHS Martial Arts Epic EXPECT NO MERCY

What’s up Action-Flix Fanatics! Welcome to another new series of posts on my new and improved website which is taking over for my Classic Action section on my old webpage. Now called Action Rewind, this is where I will be going over some of the best and some of the lesser known action gems from the glorious days of the 80’s and 90’s and the … Continue reading Action Rewind: Billy Blanks and Jalal Merhi Kick Up a Storm in the 90’s VHS Martial Arts Epic EXPECT NO MERCY