The sequel to one of the biggest action hits of 2020 is almost here and with it Chris Hemsworth returns as black ops mercenary Tyler Rake in Extraction 2! Netflix has issued a special behind the scenes first look video at the highly anticipated follow up which will hopefully surpass the first one on terms of ammo spent and stuntmen put through the ringer. Take … Continue reading Tyler Rake is Back in Action in the First Look at EXTRACTION 2!
By: John M Jerva Fast and Furious actress Elsa Patacky is taking a page out of her husband Chris Hemsworth’s playbook as she is ready to kick some ass in a new Netflix action-thriller called Interceptor. The film comes from first time director Matthew Reilly who is an Australian born author. Reilly also co-wrote the script which sees Pataky playing a military operative who must … Continue reading INTERCEPTOR: Elsa Pataky is Tough as Nails in First Look Images from Netflix’s Upcoming Military Action-Thriller
By: John M Jerva It’s hard to believe that it’s been two years already since stuntman turned filmmaker Sam Hargrave’s exceptional action-thriller Extraction came out. The film, which starred Chris Hemsworth, was a saving grace as it hit Netflix as soon as the pandemic started and the movie theaters were closing. With theatrical films getting delayed like it was free, Netflix swooped in and delivered … Continue reading Chris Hemsworth’s Anticipated, Adrenaline Fueled EXTRACTION 2 Wraps Principal Photography!
By: John M Jerva With production well underway on the anticipated sequel Extraction 2, it appears that Tyler Rake will fight his next mission in a chillier climate. The star took to Instagram to share the image of himself as Rake and it’s definitely snowing as you can see below. Well it is the holiday season so maybe this one takes place during the festive … Continue reading Chris Hemsworth Shares a First Look Image from EXTRACTION 2!
By: John M Jerva Stunt pro turned filmmaker Sam Hargrave took to Instagram to reveal that production has officially started on Extraction 2 which will see Chris Hemsworth return as black market mercenary Tyler Rake. Check out Hargrave’s on set video below! For those of you not in the know, Extraction was one of the most watched movies on Netflix last year which probably was … Continue reading Production Officially Begins on EXTRACTION 2!
By: John M Jerva It’s no secret that Extraction with Chris Hemsworth was one of the biggest hits for Netflix last year or any year for that matter. With the rousing success of the film, a sequel was almost immediately green lit and the only question was whether Hemsworth’s character of black market mercenary Tyler Rake was alive or not to warrant a proper follow … Continue reading EXTRACTION 2: Chris Hemsworth Promises a “Bigger & Badder” Sequel!
By: John M Jerva Well it looks like stunt master turned filmmaker Sam Hargrave has his next gig lined up after he directs the sequel to Extraction. The Hollywood Reporter is bringing word that Hargrave will helm a live action adaptation of the Image Comic Prophet with Jake Gyllenhaal set to star and bring the property to life on the big screen. Per THR: Gyllenhaal … Continue reading PROPHET: EXTRACTION Helmer Sam Hargrave Set to Direct Jake Gyllenhaal in the Live Action Adaptation of the Image Comic!
By: John M Jerva Soon to be seen in this August’s The Suicide Squad from director James Gunn, Idris Elba is continuing to stay on the action train as the actor has enlisted to Star in a new Warner Bros action spec titled Stay Frosty. What’s even more awesome is that the film will be helmed by longtime MCU stunt pro and Extraction helmet Sam … Continue reading STAY FROSTY: Idris Elba Enlists for the Warner Bros. Action Pic from EXTRACTION Helmer Sam Hargrave!
By: John M Jerva Some cool news coming out from last week is that Jake Gyllenhaal, who will be starring in Netflix’s upcoming video game adaptation The Division, will also headline a new action project titled Combat Control. The info comes courtesy of Deadline and states that the film is based on real life events and Jake will star as real life Medal of Honer … Continue reading Jake Gyllenhaal Enlists for COMBAT CONTROL from EXTRACTION Helmer Sam Hargrave!
By: John M Jerva Welcome to the sixth installment of Firepower Fridays as we take a look at some of the most explosive, in your face, bullet filled action sequences in cinematic history! Happy New Year to everyone and I am here with the first bullet filled Firepower Friday for 2021! To usher in the new year, I have chosen an action drenched clip from my number … Continue reading FIREPOWER FRIDAYS: Tyler Rake Makes His Final Stand in Action-Flix.com’s Number One Action Film of the Year EXTRACTION!
By: John M Jerva Recently, reports surfaced that Joe Russo, who is one half of the dynamic filmmaking brother team The Russo Brothers, was actively working on a script for the follow up to Netflix’s blockbuster action extravaganza Extraction which stars the MCU’s Chris Hemsworth. The film was an action master class directed by veteran MCU stunt maestro Sam Hargrave and once it debuted to … Continue reading EXTRACTION: Joe Russo Teases an Expanded Universe for the Future of the Chris Hemsworth Led Action Flick!
By: John M Jerva There’s no denying that Extraction was one of the biggest hits of the year and it is probably Netflix’s largest success to date. The movie, which stars the MCU’s Chris Hemsworth as a mercenary who tries to protect a boy, released at the right time as theaters were shutting down due to COVID and with audiences needing something new, they gobbled … Continue reading The Russo Brothers Target a 2021 Production Start for EXTRACTION 2 Starring Chris Hemsworth!
By: John M Jerva When it comes to knowing a thing or two about the action genre, Sam Hargrave is a true master having cut his teeth in the stunt world for many years. Hargrave has worked on some of the most prolific movies including the MCU films Avengers: Infinity War and Endgame. This past year, Hargrave made his directorial debut with one of Netflix’s … Continue reading Stunt Maestro and EXTRACTION Director Sam Hargrave Talks with Scott Adkins on THE ART OF ACTION!
By: John M Jerva Well this didn’t take long. After just a few weeks in release and much speculation being thrown around, Deadline is reporting that a follow up to Netflix’s hit Actioner Extraction has been officially green lit by the streaming service. Action fans may rejoice now. Per Deadline: “Joe Russo has closed a deal to write another installment of the high action film. … Continue reading EXTRACTION Follow Up Gets the Greenlight!
By: John M Jerva Hollywood Star and new action film hero Chris Hemsworth took some time out of his workout to film a special video thanking fans for making Extraction the massive hit it has become. With theaters closed, it’s safe to say that the action pic from The Russo Brothers and first time director and stuntman bad ass Sam Hargrave is the most successful … Continue reading Chris Hemsworth Thanks Fans for EXTRACTION’s Success and Ponders the Possibility of a Follow Up!
By: John M Jerva If you follow my website, and I thank you from the bottom of my heart if you do, then you know last Friday, in my opinion, one of the best action films that I’ve seen in a while hit Netflix and it’s name is Extraction. You can read my review in the link below but I basically say that this is … Continue reading Is an EXTRACTION SEQUEL OR Prequel in the Cards? Yes Please!
By: John M Jerva REVIEW: EXTRACTION STARRING: Chris Hemsworth, David Harbour, Derek Luke, Randeep Hooda, Fay Masterson, Golshifteh Farahani, and Rudhraksh Jaiswal DIRECTED BY: Sam Hargrave Official Synopsis: Extraction (formerly known as Dhaka) takes place in an underworld of weapons dealers and traffickers, and follows a young boy who becomes the pawn in a war between notorious drug lords. After being trapped by kidnappers inside one … Continue reading Review: Chris Hemsworth Cements His Action Hero Status in the Bruising and Blistering Actioner EXTRACTION!
By: The Cinema Drunkie Chris Hemsworth was born in the wrong decade. The star of Marvel’s Thor series and one of the major components in the ginormous MCU franchise seems more like a star that could have been a huge star in the 80s alongside the likes of Stallone and Schwarzenegger. That thought is made no more apparent than in his latest film, Netflix’s Extraction. … Continue reading Review: EXTRACTION Starring Chris Hemsworth Delivers the Adrenalized Mayhem in One of the Best Action Films of the Year!
By: John M Jerva Just in case you thought that the new Netflix thriller Extraction starring Chris Hemsworth wouldn’t deliver the high-octane goods, the actor has personally put his stamp of approval on the flick stating that this is next level action and definitely the biggest one he has ever been involved in and he’s done some pretty big stuff. In a new interview with … Continue reading EXTRACTION: Chris Hemsworth Shares the 411 on His Biggest Action Film to Date!
By: John M Jerva When the trailer for Netflix’s newest action flick Extraction starring Chris Hemsworth hit it immediately shot up to my must see list as the action from director and stunt master Sam Hargrave looks epic. Now a new featurette sheds light on one of the film’s many action set pieces which is a soon to be classic chase scene that is shot … Continue reading EXTRACTION: A New Featurette Sheds Light on the Action Film’s 12 Minute Epic Chase Scene!