By: John M Jerva It’s been a whirlwind day for action news and we aren’t quite done yet as Lionsgate has officially unveiled new key art and footage for their upcoming action-thriller Pursuit which stars John Cusack and Emile Hirsch. High-Octane is the name of the game when a tough as nails cop goes after an even tougher opponent in the bullet riddled new pic. … Continue reading John Cusack & Emile Hirsch are On the Warpath in Lionsgate’s New Actioner PURSUIT
By: John M Jerva Lionsgate Home Entertainment has dropped a new trailer along with key art for their latest Western titled Desperate Riders. Featuring country music star Trace Adkins in the bad guy role along with Drew Waters and Tom Berenger, this should satisfy genre fans looking for more six barrel action for 2022! SYNOPSIS In this Western starring Tom Berenger and Trace Adkins, the … Continue reading DESPERATE RIDERS: Trace Adkins & Tom Berenger Headline the New Lionsgate Western Hitting in February
By: John M Jerva After watching Robert Bronzi’s last action effort Escape from Death Block 13 which was an exercise in over-the-top 80’s style excess, I was very curious about how his next offering would stack up. After all, this one has him locking horns with martial arts/action star Gary Daniels in a savage home invasion thriller called The Gardener. At first glance, this film … Continue reading Review: THE GARDENER with Robert Bronzi & Gary Daniels is a Serviceable DTV Action Film that Unfortunately Suffers from Missed Opportunities
By: John M Jerva Well here’s a movie I promoted heavily for a couple of years that has yet to come out. I even put it on my 2020 Must See Flix list so it looks like I’ll be doing officially for 2022. Director Daniel Zirilli’s long awaited action-thriller Invincible which pits Johnny Strong against Marko Zaror against each other in a battle royal is … Continue reading INVINCIBLE: Daniel Zirilli’s Long Awaited Actioner with Johnny Strong & Marko Zaror Finally Hits DVD in March!
By: John M Jerva It almost seems like Bruce Willis and Steven Seagal are the same person. Both actors were heavyweight action stars back in the day, but time has not been kind to a certain extent, and both are now relegated to DTV films that are of the hit or severe miss variety. While Seagal has been known not tin post-production and sometimes on … Continue reading Review: Fortress (2021) Starring Bruce Willis is More of the Same from the One Time Action Star
By: John M Jerva Robert Bronzi is back on December 28th when Lionsgate Home Entertainment releases his new action-thriller The Gardener on DVD, Digital and VOD. The Charles Bronson doppelganger has his hands full this time around as he is set to take on martial arts/action star Gary Daniels in the home invasion thriller that sees Bronzi starring as a mild mannered gardener who has … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Robert Bronzi Throws Down in a Clip from the New Action-Thriller THE GARDENER!
By: John M Jerva Danish actor Mads Mikkelsen starred in one of the best received action-comedies this year as Riders of Justice was a brutal and darkly humored entry in the genre. The film was a sleeper hit and now it’s being reported that Lionsgate has acquired the rights to an English language remake that’ll supposedly score with North American audiences. The original Riders of … Continue reading Lionsgate Acquires Rights to the English Language Remake of RIDERS OF JUSTICE
By: John M Jerva Patrick Hughes, the director of The Hitman’s Bodyguard films and Expendables 3, has found his next project to direct and it sounds killer. According to Variety, the filmmaker has enlisted for a new action-sci/fi film called awesomely enough War Machine. Lionsgate is handling the film for its release. Per Variety: Hughes will write and direct “War Machine,” an action/sci-fi film about … Continue reading WAR MACHINE: Director Patrick Hughes Enlists for the New Action-Sci/Fi Project!
By: John M Jerva This Friday sees the release of the new action-thriller Dangerous which stars Scott Eastwood in on of his finest Percy to date. The movie is more than just your traditional action film and Eastwood creates a franchise worthy character in Dylan Forrester. Director David Hackl plays the movie as more of a dark comedy infused cat and mouse thriller punctuated by … Continue reading Exclusive Interview: Director David Hackl Talks DANGEROUS Starring Scott Eastwood on The Action Fix Podcast!
By: John M Jerva Update: The official trailer has launched for the action film The Gardener which shows off some of the action to expect. A big takeaway from the new tease is that Gary Daniels looks like he’ll be playing on bad ass bad guy. Check it out below! (Original Post) Things are going to get down and dirty. The European Charles Bronson AKA … Continue reading THE GARDENER: Robert Bronzi & Gary Daniels Go Toe to Toe in the New Actioner Hitting DVD in December! (Update: The Trailer is Live!)
By: John M Jerva It looks like there’s some traction finally on the long delayed John Wick spin-off Ballerina which was teased in John Wick: Chapter 3- Parabellum. Reports coming from Deadline are saying that No Time to Die co-star Ana de Armas is in active negotiations to play the title role in the film which is set to be helmed by Underworld director Len … Continue reading BALLERINA: NO TIME TO DIE’s Ana de Armas in Negotiations to Enlist for the Long Delayed JOHN WICK Spin-Off
By: John M Jerva Lionsgate has dropped a new trailer and cover art for the upcoming western flick which sees Cam Gigandet (Black Warrant) and veteran Hollywood mainstay Bruce Dern (The Hateful Eight) headlining the saga of love, betrayal and revenge. The six barrel action is set for a December release so check out the old prairie action below! Cam Gigandet (Twilight franchise), Academy Award … Continue reading LAST SHOOTOUT: Cam Gigandet & Bruce Dern Headline the Gritty Western Saga of Love, Betrayal and Revenge
By: John M Jerva Ethan Hawke (The Purge, 24 Hours to Live) stars in a new thriller hitting theaters, Apple TV and On Demand this November. Helmed by Abe Ferrara, Hawke plays a dual role of soldier and brother who must navigate one dangerous night in an attempt to stop a bombing. Also set to hit Blu-Ray in January, view the cover art, trailer and … Continue reading ZEROS AND ONES: Ethan Hawke Must Survive the Night in the New Thriller Hitting this November
By: John M Jerva Filmmaker Roland Emmerich is best known for disaster epics like 2012, The Day After Tomorrow and Independence Day and now he’s returning to his old stomping grounds for a new entry in the genre which stars Halle Berry. The new pic is called MOONFALL and which features a whole new disaster on a whole new level. The first look trailer is … Continue reading MOONFALL: Director Roland Emmerich Brings the Epic Disaster Feel Again in the New Trailer for the Thriller Starring Halle Berry!
By: John M Jerva The Bruce Willis DTV train keeps chugging along and today we have a new thriller which reunites the star with Chad Michael Murray who starred with Willis in Survive the Night. The newest film is tidied, wait for it…Survive the Game. Catchy and original I know but regardless, we have a new trailer and key art for you to view at … Continue reading SURVIVE THE GAME: Bruce Willis & Chad Michael Murray Reunite for the Rollicking Action-Thriller
By: John M Jerva We have a Frank Grillo alert! The hardest working man in cinema is back once again and this time he’s looking a tad shady in Lionsgate’s latest crime thriller The Gateway. Also starring Shea Whigham and Olivia Munn and Bruce Dern in one of his last roles, a new teaser is now up. Take a peek below! Shea Whigham (American Hustle), … Continue reading THE GATEWAY: One Man Takes on a Criminal Empire in the New Gritty Thriller with Shea Whigham & Frank Grillo
By: John M Jerva I’m not really expecting great things from this one but, hey, you never know. Lions gate has unveiled a new trailer for their upcoming serial killer flick Midnight in the Switchgrass which pits Bruce Willis, Megan Fox and Emile Hirsch against a savage killer who is on the loose. Bruce Willis (DIE HARD franchise) and Megan Fox (TRANSFORMERS: REVENGE OF THE … Continue reading MIGHNIGHT IN THE SWITCHGRASS: Bruce Willis & Megan Fox Hunt a Serial Killer in the New Trailer for Lionsgate’s Thriller
By: John M Jerva Well it’s not Scott Adkins but it’s damn good enough as action and martial arts legend Donnie Yen is ready to take some headshots alongside Keanu Reeves for John Wick 4! According to Deadline, who broke the news, Yen will play a fellow assassin who is an ally of Wick and who has the same set of enemies. You know what … Continue reading Martial Arts Icon Donnie Yen Enlists for JOHN WICK 4 with Keanu Reeves!
By: John M jerva REVIEW: AMERICAN FIGHTER STARRING: George Kosturos, Tommy Flanagan, Bryan Craig, Allison Paige and Sean Patrick Flanery DIRECTED BY: Shaun Paul Piccinino Desperate for cash to save his deathly ill mother, college wrestler Ali (George Kosturos, American Wrestler: The Wizard) enters the hidden world of underground fighting. Ali shows promise but, lacking skills, he gets beaten bloody. Duke (Sean Patrick Flanery The Boondock Saints), … Continue reading Review: AMERICAN FIGHTER Suffers from Tried and True Fight Film Clichés but Still Packs a Crowd Pleasing Punch!
By: John M Jerva Here’s a project I totally forgot about. We have some traction on the long awaited Highlander reboot which John Wick helmer Chad Stahelski will be directing. According to Deadline, The Man of Steel himself, Henry Cavill, has been tapped to play the iconic role in the project which hails from Lionsgate. Per Deadline: The plot of this latest take is unknown, … Continue reading There Can Be Only One! Henry Cavill is Officially THE HIGHLANDER in Director Chad Stahelski’s Long Awaited Reboot!