A while back, Mel Gibson made a lot of Lethal Weapon fans happy when he announced that he would be taking up the mantle and make a fifth film even after prolific franchise director Richard Donner passed. Gibson stated that he would not only return as the iconic Martin Riggs along with Danny Glover’s Roger Murtaugh but that he would also helm the pic as … Continue reading Mel Gibson Serves Up an Update on the Long In Development LETHAL WEAPON 5!
Mel Gibson, once again, taking over for the now retired Bruce Willis in the cameo department, is back along with Josh Duhamel and Elisha Cuthbert. The new, true to life thriller is called Bandit and we’ve got your first look trailer and key art below! BANDIT In Theaters & On Demand September 23, 2022 In 1985, Gilbert Galvan Jr (Josh Duhamel), a charming career criminal, … Continue reading BANDIT: Josh Duhamel, Elisha Cuthbert & Mel Gibson Headline the New Thriller Based on a True Story
By this stage of one’s career watching DTV potboilers starring actors past their prime, one pretty much knows what they’re going to get when you see a new release from Lionsgate and Grindstone Entertainment. You are going to see modestly budgeted thrillers with so so CGI, action sequences that serve their purpose and said actors giving it their all because they know that even though … Continue reading Review: Lionsgate’s HOT SEAT with Gibson & Dillon Sizzles Enough to Warrant a Viewing
By: John M Jerva After starring alongside Bruce Willis in A Day to Die, Kevin Dillon is back once again and this time he’s got Mel Gibson along for the high-octane ride in the new thriller Hot Seat. Check out new images and the official trailer below! Available in Select Theaters, On Digital and On Demand on July 1st! Synopsis Oscar-winner Mel Gibson brings this … Continue reading Kevin Dillon is on the HOT SEAT in the Trailer for Lionsgate’s Thriller also Starring Mel Gibson!
By: John M Jerva The shadowy world of government spooks and black ops is a world that isn’t made for the faint of heart. If one doesn’t have thick skin, you will certainly not last long when the preverbal shit hits the fan. So is the case of Saban Films’ latest action-thriller titled Agent Game which just hit today in select theaters as well as … Continue reading Review: AGENT GAME- Bullets and Double Crosses Fly as Shadowy Operatives Die in the New Espionage Thriller Featuring Mel Gibson
By: John M Jerva In the realm of action movie cinema, there are a few filmmakers that I have wanted to speak to ever since I started my website. One of these influential cinema mainstays was Mark Neveldine who co-directed with Brian Talylor the visceral action flicks Crank and Crank 2: High Voltage with Jason Statham as well as Gamer with Gerard Butler. Neveldine has … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Visceral Action- A Conversation with CRANK, GAMER & PANAMA Director Mark Neveldine!
By: John M Jerva When it comes to action cinema and most notably visceral action cinema, one filmmaker definitely comes up every time there’s a conversation. From co-directing such influential action films as the Crank movies with Jason Statham to helming Gerad Butler in Gamer, Mark Neveldine is one movie maker that knows how to put a different kind of high-octane film on the screen. … Continue reading Review: PANAMA- Cole Hauser, Mel Gibson & Their Tough Guy Bravado Headline Director Mark Neveldine’s Slow Burn, Political Action-Thriller Ripped from the 80’s
By: John M Jerva Mel Gibson is starting to spring up in every other movie like Bruce Willis these days. The Lethal Weapon star has two films out in Dangerous and First Looks and two on the way in Panama and the subject of this post which is a new thriller from Saban Films called Agent Game. The new trailer and key art is active … Continue reading Dermot Mulroney, Jason Isaacs & Mel Gibson Play the AGENT GAME in Saban Films’ New Spy-Thriller
By: John M Jerva Saban Films has issued new key art and a trailer for the adrenaline pumping new actioner Panama. Starring Mel Gibson and Cole Hauser, who both starred in Paparazzi, the film follows Hauser who is sent on a dangerous mission in the war ravaged country of Panama. Things go awry of course and things go from bad to worse. Check out the … Continue reading Mel Gibson & Cole Hauser are Sitting on a Powder Keg in the Trailer for the New Action-Thriller PANAMA!
By: Anthony Francis Director Tim Kirkby’s “Last Looks” is a sun-lit neo-noir murder mystery with an action film vibe. Each character moves through a world where one couldn’t survive without being a badass. There is tough talk, a few fist fights, and one character gets punched by almost everyone he meets. The excellent Charlie Hunnam is Charlie Waldo, a disgraced ex-cop from L.A. who has … Continue reading Review: LAST LOOKS is a Sun-Lit, Neo-Noir Murder Mystery with an Action Film Vibe!
By: John M Jerva It was reported weeks back that a fifth Lethal Weapon film was indeed moving forward despite the death of franchise director Richard Donner. Series star Mel Gibson made the announcement and now we have further confirmation from the man that it is indeed on and that’ll he’ll also be helming the project along with returning as Martin Riggs. While speaking with … Continue reading Mel Gibson Reconfirms LETHAL WEAPON 5 is a Go!
By: John M Jerva On the heels of its release in early February, RLJE Films has just dropped a brand new trailer for their upcoming crime thriller Last Looks. The film pairs Mel Gibson and Charlie Hunnam as the unlikeliest of pairs who are on a case to solve a murder that Gibson’s character is a prime suspect for. Check out the new footage below! … Continue reading LAST LOOKS: Mel Gibson & Charlie Hunnam Form an Unlikely Crime Fighting Duo in the Official Trailer for the New Thriller
By: John M Jerva We have some acquisition news for you on this holiday week as Deadline is reporting that RLJE Films has recently acquired rights to the upcoming Mel Gibson action comedy Last Looks. The film also stars Charlie Hunnam and its based on a three book series of novels from Howard Michael Gould which centers on a L.A. detective. Per Deadline: Adapted by … Continue reading LAST LOOKS: RLJE FILMS Acquires the Mel Gibson/Charlie Hunnam Action-Comedy for a February Launch
By: John M Jerva When Richard Donner sadly passed away earlier this year, it was thought that a fifth Lethal Weapon wouldn’t materialize anymore. After all, Donner helmed all of the films in the franchise so many were saying that it died with him. In an interesting turn of events, series star Mel Gibson announced that he will in fact direct the fifth film and … Continue reading Mel Gibson Announces He’s Helming & Starring in LETHAL WEAPON 5
By: John M Jerva Actor Scott Eastwood has one of the most famous and iconic surnames in Hollywood history. The man’s father is a living icon and legend and I applaud Scott for going into the family business and making it his mission to make a name for himself. The young man is definitely on the right track having starred in some pretty heavy films … Continue reading Review: Scott Eastwood is the Right Kind of Bad in the New Action-Thriller DANGEROUS
By: John M Jerva Scott Eastwood is definitely coming out of the shadows of his famous father with roles in the recent films The Outpost and The Fate of the Furious. Eastwood is in serious contention for rising action star in his newest adrenaline pumping action-thriller Dangerous which boasts a sensational cast. The new trailer which just hit a few minutes ago gives fans just … Continue reading DANGEROUS: Scott Eastwood Goes Tactical in the Official Trailer for the Star Powered Action-Thriller
By: John M Jerva After yesterday’s big reveal that Mel Gibson will be involved in the John Wick prequel series The Continental, Deadline is bringing word that the series has found it’s younger version of Winston Scott played masterfully by Ian McShane. According to the site, Colin Woodell (The Flight Attendant) will play the role in the series which will see a special three night … Continue reading THE CONTINENTAL: The Prequel Series Casts Colin Woodell as the Young Winston Scott Plus More Casting Announcements
By: John M Jerva In a rather bit of shocking, but in a good way, casting news, Deadline is bringing word that Mel Gibson has officially been cast in the John Wick spin-off series The Continental. The Starz series will be a prequel and will be a three night event for the pay cable service and Gibson’s involvement makes this even sweeter if that was … Continue reading Mel Gibson Enlists for the JOHN WICK Spin-Off Series THE CONTINENTAL!
By: John M Jerva Lionsgate has unveiled some rather dangerous looking key art for their new star studded action/thriller titled aptly enough Dangerous. The film which sees Scott Eastwood locked and loaded for battle in the one sheet stars a bevy of talent including Kevin Durand, Famke Janssen, Tyrese Gibson and the one and only Mel Gibson. Take a peek at the cast below! DANGEROUS … Continue reading DANGEROUS: Scott Eastwood is Locked & Loaded with New Key Art for the All-Star Thriller
By: Anthony Francis “Some things you can’t redo. Some things you are forced to do over and over again.” If Frank Grillo were acting in the 1980s, he would havebeen one of the biggest stars of the decade. Grillo can act, he is naturally tough, ruggedly handsome, in excellent shape, and looks completely natural in action scenes. The man has presence. This cannot be denied. Director Joe Carnahan … Continue reading Review: BOSS LEVEL with Grillo & Gibson is a True Thrill Ride and an Absolute Blast!