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!
By: John M Jerva News out of the Berlin’s virtual European Film Market has an official first look image of Mel Gibson from the upcoming action-thriller Panama which is based on true events and also stars Cole Hauser. Highland Film Group which is handling worldwide distribution at the Berlin event released the image of Gibson holding a gun which you can see below! Per THR: … Continue reading PANAMA: Mel Gibson Wields a Hand Cannon in the First Official Image from the Action-Thriller also Starring Cole Hauser!
By: John M Jerva We are less than a month away from Hulu’s release of the long awaited Boss Level which sees Frank Grillo, the hardest working man in cinema these days, starring with Mel Gibson in a brutal and savage take of Groundhogs Day. Grillo relives the same day over and over only to get killed repeatedly by a crazy group of assassins. We … Continue reading BOSS LEVEL with Frank Grillo & Mel Gibson Gets a New Trailer and Crazy Korean Key Art!
By: John M Jerva Oh yeah! Now we’re talking! Hulu has finally unleashed the new trailer for the highly anticipated action-thriller Boss Level which pits Frank Grillo against Mel Gibson in one high-octane version of Groundhogs Day. Check out the massive carnage in the new teaser below! Trapped in a time loop that constantly repeats the day of his murder, former special forces agent Roy … Continue reading Frank Grillo Unloads the Action in the Official Trailer for BOSS LEVEL!
By: John M Jerva It’s time to level up! The highly anticipated, and I do mean highly, action-thriller Boss Level from director Joe Carnahan finally has a premiere date as Hulu announced that the Frank Grillo-Mel Gibson led action pic will be unleashed on March 5th exclusively on the streaming service. Hulu also released an official synopsis for the Groundhog Day style movie that sees … Continue reading BOSS LEVEL: Hulu Set to Unleash the Wild Actioner Starring Frank Grillo & Mel Gibson on March 5th!
By: John M Jerva Welcome to FOOT FIST FRIDAYS! A weekly dose of fight action where the Action-Flix.com experts share their thoughts on some of the greatest scenes of fisticuffs in action cinema history! “What ya Say Jack, would you like a shot at the title?” It’s Christmas Day and I’m here with a special holiday installment of Foot Fist Fridays! There’s nothing that says … Continue reading FOOT FIST FRIDAYS: Celebrate the Holidays as Riggs Takes on Mr. Joshua in the Classic Finale from LETHAL WEAPON!
By: Anthony Francis “All I have is a loathing for a world that’s forgotten.” That is the sentiment of Chris Cringle. Yes, that Chris Cringle. In the new film “Fatman”, Mel Gibson plays Chris Cringle a.k.a. Santa Clause as a blue-collar type who lives secluded on a farm deep in Alaska with his wife Ruth, played well by Marianne Jean-Baptiste. This time, Santa is a grumbly, disgruntled, … Continue reading REVIEW: The Uneven FATMAN Wins Audiences Over with Committed Performances and Well-Done Action
By: John M Jerva We finally have some welcoming news for those of you wondering if the action-thriller Boss Level would ever see the light of day. The film from director Joe Carnahan (The A-Team, The Grey) which stars Frank Grillo and Mel Gibson in a wild tale of a former special forces operative who keeps getting killed only to come back and live that … Continue reading Hulu Acquires the Sci-Fi Action Film BOSS LEVEL Starring Frank Grillo & Mel Gibson!
By: John M Jerva Cole Hauser, who is the son of the great 80’s action actor Wings Hauser, is one of my favorite actors and his role of Red in Tears Of the Sun with Bruce Willis remains on the top of my list to this day. Hauser has always had a great look for action movies like his dad and now he’s teaming up … Continue reading PANAMA: Cole Hauser Joins Mel Gibson for the Action-Thriller from the Director of CRANK!
By: John M Jerva Alright this has to be the craziest film to come this year and in a year like this, why the hell not? Mel Gibson is a less than jolly Santa Clause and he’s waging war with Walter Goggins who has it out for him in the insane new film called fittingly enough FATMAN. Check out the new trailer and poster below! … Continue reading FATMAN: Mel Gibson is a Lethal Santa Claus Who Takes on Walton Goggins in the Insane New Trailer for the Not So Happy Holiday Flick!
By: The Cinema Drunkie Welcome to FOOT FIST FRIDAYS! A weekly dose of fight action where the Action-Flix.com experts share their thoughts on some of the greatest scenes of fisticuffs in action cinema history! Lethal Weapon is one of the greatest action movies ever made. The original pairing of Mel Gibson and Danny Glover as Martin Riggs & Roger Murtaugh under the assured directorial hand … Continue reading FOOT FIST FRIDAYS: Diplomatic Immunity Revoked! It’s Martin Riggs VS Vorstedt in the Main Event from LETHAL WEAPON 2!
By: John M Jerva Talks of a fifth Lethal Weapon Film have been circulating for years now and at this point I think there’s as much of a chance in seeing thar as there is seeing a fourth Expendables film. Back in January, there was some excitement as those talks amped up a little bit with both Mel Gibson and Danny Glover as well as … Continue reading Danny Glover Serves Up an Update on LETHAL WEAPON 5!