With the news that Road House is unfortunately getting the remake treatment, one such reimagining that I’m extremely interested in seeing is Peacock’s reboot of John Woo’s classic Gun Fu spectacle The Killer. This one may be different in the sense that Woo is directing the newer version himself so that bodes well right away for the movie. We now know who’ll be leading the … Continue reading Omar Sy Set to Lead John Woo’s THE KILLER Remake for Peacock
By: John M Jerva Back in April, I shared the rather awesome looking new trailer for South Korean director Choi Jae-Hoon’s (The Swordsman) latest bullet infested assassin action spectacle The Killer (not to be confused with John Woo’s 80’s action masterpiece) which checked all the boxes necessary for genre fans to enjoy. That trailer has since been taken down but that’s OK because we have … Continue reading THE KILLER: New U.S. Key Art & Trailer Signal the Arrival of S. Korea’s Latest Bloody Balletic, Bullet Filled Actioner
By: John M Jerva Celebrated Hong Kong action maestro John Woo is currently in production on his upcoming action film Silent Night which stars Joel Kinnaman. The film will not have a lick of dialogue but I’m sure the action set pieces will do the talking. While we wait for more info on that one, we’ve got some news on the long delayed remake of … Continue reading THE KILLER: John Woo is Preparing to Remake His Classic 1989 Actioner for Peacock
By: John M Jerva First of all, I have to begin this post by giving some mad props to Saverio Occhipinti who is an avid follower of all things action on Twitter. Mr. Occhipinti was gracious enough to tag me in a YouTube video for the rad looking new South Korean action-thriller The Killer which is ready to premiere at the 2022 Far East Film … Continue reading THE KILLER: Director Choi Jae-Hoon’s Hitman Actioner Readies to Light Up the 2022 Far East Film Festival!