Before I go any further, I must say that the release for Bloodsport on 4K is an overseas launch so you’ll need a region free player to watch it. Hopefully North America will eventually jump on the bandwagon and give … Continue reading BLOODSPORT Set for a 4K Steelbook Release!
All of you know I’m all about old school action since I’ve been watching this great genre since the late 70’s. JCVD’s Bloodsport is a fond memory of mine as I saw the now classic martial arts actioner on opening … Continue reading Fan Made Character Cards are Coming to Celebrate the 35th Anniversary and 4K Release of JCVD’s Classic Martial Arts Actioner BLOODSPORT!
Update: Variety reports that Saban Films has officially acquired U.S., U.K. and international rights to the JCVD led spy actioner. If the teaser poster wasn’t enough for you to get excited, THR has issued an exclusive first look image of … Continue reading Van Damme is Ready for Violence in a First Look Image from DARKNESS OF MAN! (Update: Saban Films Acquires Rights)
Remember last year when JCVD announced his retirement after one last great martial arts pic. Then shortly after, more and more film projects were announced featuring the action star. Anyway, I digress and with the EFM in full swing, we’ve … Continue reading JCVD is Armed and Brooding on Teaser Sales Key Art for the Noirish Actioner DARKNESS OF MAN
We have a little bit of casting news today which involves the currently filming JCVD led action film Darkness of Man. After word broke that The Terminator herself Kristanna Loken was also starring with Van Damme, we now have word … Continue reading UFC Star Nick Diaz Joins JCVD & Kristanna Loken for the “Brutal Neo-Noir” Action Film DARKNESS OF MAN
Jean-Claude Van Damme isn’t retiring anytime soon folks. After reporting that JCVD was set to call it quits after making one last action epic, we now have word that the Muscles from Brussels is slated to lead two new action … Continue reading JCVD isn’t Retiring Anytime Soon as He is Set to Star in Another Upcoming Action-Thriller Called DARKNESS OF MAN
News coming out of the American Film Market has a new film starring Jean-Claude Van Damme called Silent Kill. JCVD will headline the action project chronicling the story of a group of mercenaries who find a treasure in the Congo. … Continue reading SILENT KILL: JCVD Enlists for the Upcoming Mercenary Actioner Hitting the AFM this Month!
Yesterday saw the birthday hit once again for martial arts and action icon Jean-Claude Van Damme. The Muscles from Brussels, as he’s affectionately called, has been a staple in action cinema since his debut in the classic slugfest Bloodsport back … Continue reading The Action Fix: Celebrating an Action Icon’s Birthday Van Dammage!
If you’re looking for some new reading material to help you better connect with your favorite genre of action, then I’ve got one for you. Newly released from Bear Manor Media, the book covers the life of filmmaker Sheldon Lettich … Continue reading Explosive Tell-All Book SHELDON LETTICH: FROM VIETNAM TO VAN DAMME, About Action Star Filmmaker, Now Available from Bear Manor Media!
By: John M Jerva The Action Elite Live was in full effect this past Friday as our distinguished panel delved deep into the 1990 Van Dammage that was Death Warrant. Starring iconic action star Jean-Claude Van Damme in an action … Continue reading The Action Elite Live: The War Room- “Bring Me a Dream,” Analyzing the Van Dammage of DEATH WARRANT!
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 … 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 “Are we having fun yet?! One of the premiere action pics of the 90’s which pitted two of action cinema’s gargantuan stars is making its way to 4K limited edition Steelbook courtesy of Best Buy. That’s … Continue reading UNIVERSAL SOLDIER: Best Buy Readies a 4K Limited Steelbook Must Have Release of the 90’s Action Classic for June!
By: John M Jerva After a few months off, Eoin over at The Action Elite has returned with his live podcast The War Room. What better film to talk about on this episode then the crazy 1997 Jean-Claude Van Damme … Continue reading The Action Elite Live: The War Room Returns! Let’s Talk JCVD’s DOUBLE TEAM!
By: John M Jerva Apparently, Jean-Claude Van Damme is retiring from making action movies. He’s serious this time too. This is the first I’m hearing of it but apparently, the action icon is calling it quits but not without going … Continue reading WHAT’S MY NAME?: JCVD Set to Fight Former Onscreen Opponents in His Final Action Movie Ever!
By: John M Jerva I’ve said it many times in the past but I’ll reiterate it for this post as JCVD’s Hard Target is my favorite film from the Mussles from Brussels. Yes I love this film more than Bloodsport … Continue reading Special Features Announced for Kino Lorber’s HARD TARGET Special Edition 4K Blu-Ray!
By: John M Jerva Love it or hate it, JCVD’s The Last Mercenary is one of the most watched films on Netflix right now. The Muscles from Brussels is being touted for looking good in the film although some are … Continue reading JCVD Gives a BTS Look at His Training for THE LAST MERCENARY
By: John M Jerva For those of you who blinked, SDCC held its 2nd annual Comic Con@Home this weekend which was mostly TV heavy with only a few films to speak of. Paramount Pictures brought Snake Eyes to the event … Continue reading THE LAST MERCENARY: Check Out a New Interview with JCVD & Clip from Comic Con @Home for the New Netflix Action-Comedy!
By: John M Jerva This week saw the anticipated release of Jean-Claude Van Damme’s big Netflix debut as the trailer for his righteous looking action-comedy The Last Mercenary delivered fans first look footage. The film, which was shot in French, … Continue reading THE LAST MERCENARY: The English Language Trailer Drops for Van Damme’s High-Octane Action-Comedy!
By: John M Jerva Update: To go along with the trailer reveal yesterday, Netflix has also unveiled key art for The Last Mercenary promising that JCVD is the “Daddy of All Secret Agents!” Check out the high kicking Van Dammage … Continue reading THE LAST MERCENARY: Van Damme Kicks into Overdrive in the Slam Bang Trailer for Netflix’s Action-Comedy! (Update: Official Key Art Drops!)
By: Eoin Friel One of my favourite Jean-Claude Van Damme films is getting a new 4K Blu-ray courtesy of Kino Lorber Studio Classics. Jean-Claude Van Damme’s Hard Target from director John Woo is coming soon; it says the Unrated Director’s … Continue reading JCVD’s HARD TARGET Getting a New 4K Blu-Ray from Kino Lorber