By: John M Jerva It’s time to jock up and go to war with another episode of THE ACTION FIX LIVE! On episode six of the new Action-Flix YouTube series, I delve into the cinematic landscape of everyone’s favorite gun toting vigilante The Punisher. From Dolph Lundgren’s inaugural movie in 1989 to Jon Bernthal’s recent series on Netflix/Disney+, I serve up my thoughts on each … Continue reading The Action Fix Live: It’s Not Vengeance, it’s Punishment! Analyzing the Cinematic Universe of THE PUNISHER!
By: John M Jerva It’s official. After weeks of speculation and an announcement that they were already headed to Disney+ in Canada, the word has come down that all the former Netflix Marvel shows will debut in the U.S. as well this month. Besides here and In Canada, other territories will include the U.K., Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand. Variety brought the word that Daredevil, … Continue reading Netflix’s Former Marvel Shows including Daredevil & The Punisher Set to Debut on Disney+ this Month!
By: John M Jerva It was the early 80’s when I started to develop my love for Marvel Comics anti-hero gun toting vigilante The Punisher. From his debut in The Amazing Spider-Man to his subsequent break out mini-series, younger me was hooked pretty much from the get-go. The character came into my life at the perfect time as I was starting to develop my love … Continue reading Action Rewind: Dolph Lundgren’s THE PUNISHER (1989)-The Essential Umbrella Entertainment Special Edition Blu-Ray Review
By: John M Jerva The Special Features have finally been revealed for the new Best Buy 4K collector’s edition of the 2004 The Punisher starring Thomas Jane & John Travolta. Check out the goods below! Alongside the new SteelBook and 4K restoration, the SteelBook edition of The Punisher will also include a variety of special features, including: Audio Commentary with Director Jonathan Hensleigh Deleted Scenes (with Optional … Continue reading Best Buy Readies a 4K SteelBook Release for Thomas Jane’s THE PUNISHER! (Update: The Special Features Revealed!)
By: John M Jerva It’s no secret that The Punisher has been and will always be one of my all time favorite comic book characters and ever since he debuted in The Amazing Spider-Man issue #129, I’ve proceeded to soak up everything that the character has had to offer over the years. There’s just something about a brutal and unforgiving anti-hero that gets my blood … Continue reading Jon Bernthal Still Open for Return as The Punisher but with One Condition
By: John M Jerva Fanboys finally get their dream team up as the new fan film 1986 sees DC’s Caped Crusader share the screen with the ultimate gun toting vigilante. That’s right! Batman and The Punisher are taking out the trash in a punishing new short that may be thin on running time but is locked and loaded with fanboy service and action. Check out … Continue reading 1986: Batman & The Punisher Deliver Maximum Vengeance and Justice in the New Killer Fan Film!
By: John M Jerva Welcome to the first ever Essential Action section where we talk about action films that are a must watch for any serious genre fan! With that, I give you the 2004 blood soaked classic The Punisher starring Thomas Jane… With news this week of Thomas Jane gearing up for a new action-thriller titled Relentless, I thought I would create a new … Continue reading ESSENTIAL ACTION: Thomas Jane Delivers an Honest and Brutal Interpretation of THE PUNISHER in the Unforgiving and Bloody 2004 Classic
By: John M Jerva Ever since Jon Bernthal first appeared as Frank Castle AKA The Punisher on the second season of Netflix’s Daredevil, he quickly became a favorite interpretation amongst fans. Bernthal was so popular as the comic book gun toting vigilante that he earned his own series on Netflix that lasted two seasons before it was unceremoniously canceled when Marvel and Netflix’s deal fizzled … Continue reading Jon Bernthal Teases the Return of THE PUNISHER!
By: John M Jerva Once again, to know me is to know that I’m a huge Punisher fan. I have been since I was a kid and got my hands on the first limited series comic back in the day. I was sold from the get go and since then. I have only become more a larger fan into my adulthood. The story of this … Continue reading Marvel Gains the Rights Back to THE PUNISHER Next February. Now What?
By: John M Jerva Ever since Netflix cancelled The Punisher which featured Jon Bernthal in one of the best on screen interpretations of the infamous comic book vigilante, I have been hoping that we would see the gun toting anti-hero in some shape or form in the future. Well, it’s not a film or TV series and it’s less than three minutes long but we … Continue reading SKULL: PUNISHER REAWAKENED- Frank Castle is Punishment Unleashed in the Short that Rivals any Film!
By: Danny Templegod Greetings valued Dan’s Movie Report and Action-Flix.com readers. In part two of our three interview series, actress and stunt performer Yessenia Cossio chats Netflix series Marvel’s: The Punisher. Yessenia had the opportunity to double actress Floriana Lima (Christa Shaw) and work as a stunt driver on a second episode. Yessenia chats at length about how she got involved, the stunts she had … Continue reading Dan’s Movie Report Interview: Yessenia Cossio Chats MARVEL’S THE PUNISHER!
By: John M Jerva I’m a product of the 80’s and most notably 80’s action movies and one of my personal favorites has to be the 1989 classic The Punisher which starred action legend Dolph Lundgren in the First ever film adaptation of the Gun toting Marvel vigilante. Although the film is great, this biggest complaint among fans was that Lundgren never wore the iconic … Continue reading Action Legend Dolph Lundgren Finally Dons the Iconic PUNISHER Skull!
Let me start this list by saying that this is all speculation at this point and I normally don’t dabble in unconfirmed stories but when it comes to Jon Bernthal and his instant classic portrayal of Frank Castle AKA The Punisher then I am all over it. According to an article per We Got This Covered, Kevin Feige and Marvel are looking at bringing Bernthal’s … Continue reading Does Marvel Want Jon Bernthal’s PUNISHER for the MCU?!
What’s up Action-Flix Fanatics! After a few months hiatus as I switched over to my new website, The Action Fix is back and what better way to launch TAF on the new platform then by wishing The Punisher himself, Jon Bernthal, a Happy Birthday! Bernthal is one of the genre’s most popular leading men right now and even though he came to prominence on the … Continue reading The Action Fix: Happy Birthday to Jon Bernthal!