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Enter For Your Chance To Win A Blu-Ray Copy of 24 Hours To Live

VVS  Films are releasing 24 Hours To Live on DVD and Blu-Ray on January 30, 2018 . Directed by Bran Smrz, 24 Hours To Live stars Ethan Hawke, Xu (Summer) Qing Paul Anderson, with Liam Cunningham, and Rutger Hauer Travis Conrad (Ethan Hawke) is a former elite soldier devastated over the recent tragic deaths of […]

News

No Season 2 for Jean-Claude Van Johnson

Well, this is quite crappy news; according to Variety Jean-Claude Van Johnson starring JCVD himself has been cancelled and will not be renewed for a second season. The show didn’t stretch across a wide enough niche and has really only been embraced by genre fans. I have to admit I am not that surprised as […]

News

Hiroyuki Sanada Joins John Wick 3

Thathashtagshow.com is reporting that John Wick 3 has found its villain; Hiroyuki Sanada previously worked with Keanu Reeves on 47 Ronin but will now be facing off against John Wick in the third chapter of the action series. Apparently John Wick 3 has Cassian (Common), the Bowery King (Laurence Fishburne) and Ares (Ruby Rose) set to […]

Trailers

New Trailer for Tomb Raider

SYNOPSIS: Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she finds herself on the island where her father disappeared. From Warner Bros. Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, Tomb Raider is the story that will set a young and resolute Lara Croft on a path toward becoming a […]

Exclusive Footage

New Clip from the Upcoming Jawbone

Ian McShane, Ray Winstone, and Johnny Harris star in the hard-hitting action-thriller Jawbone, arriving on DVD, Digital, and On Demand January 23 from Lionsgate. Scoring a 100% Certified FreshTM rating on Rotten Tomatoes, the stakes are high in this poignant tale of friendship, forgiveness, and salvation as former prizefighter Jimmy McCabe, played by Johnny Harris, […]

Interviews

Casper Van Dien Talks Showdown in Manila

Casper Van Dien became a household name after the smash hit Starship Troopers from Paul Verhoeven was released and his career has gone from strength to strength since. His latest project titled Showdown in Manila unites multiple action heroes including Alexander Nevsky, Olivier Gruner, Cynthia Rothrock and Don “The Dragon” Wilson. Casper chats with The […]


 
 

 
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First Trailer for Mad Max: Fury Road

A last! We finally get a look at the new Mad Max film starring Tom Hardy… and not Mel Gibson. Despite the absence of the man himself, this still looks pretty damn incredible. Slightly disturbed that there is CGI in it, bu...
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10 of the Best: JCVD Movies

I’ve been a Jean-Claude Van Damme fan since I was 12 so this is arguably the hardest list I’ve ever had to write, but here goes: Bonus:  Maximum Risk – This was always a very underrated action movie with some...
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Suicide Squad Undergoing Major Re-shoots

The guys over at Birth Movies Death are reporting that Suicide Squad is currently undergoing major re-shoots. Major to the tune of tens of millions of dollars of re-shoots. Apparently the suits at Warner Brothers are concerned ...
by Alex Paul
 

 
 

Exclusive All New Tony Jaa Interview

Last weekend martial arts star Tony Jaa was kind enough to take a break from shooting XXX 3: The Return of Xander Cage and take The Action Elite out for dinner. I was joined by Amanda Da Silva and we went for a spectacular Thai...
by Eoin Friel and Amanda Da Silva
 

 

 

Revisiting Dolph Lundgren’s Punisher

The 1989 Punisher film was the first official live action incarnation of the infamous Marvel vigilante and starred Dolph Lundgren as Frank Castle; a man who would provide his own sense of justice to wrongdoers in his city. It w...
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Is This the Best Trilogy Ever?

Behold our first blog from my brother Ed; play nice, kids. When Batman Begins was released in 2005, there were no big expectations.  Audiences still had the awful noise of Batman and Robin ringing in their ears.  This migrain...
 

 

Trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Behold! Today we finally get the first trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story; I wonder if it will still have the opening crawl, will the Emperor make an appearance? I don’t know but this is looking pretty cool so far. ...
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London Has Fallen (2016) Review

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The Verdict: 3.5 / 5 - High Octane!
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10 of the Best: 2012 Action Movies

So, December is here and we’ve already done the Action Elite Awards for the year. But what are the 10 best R Rated action movies of 2012? 1. Safe – Like I said before, it was a tough choice between this and Ex 2, bu...
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Official Synopsis for Justice League

Heroic Hollywood have recently done a set-visit to the Justice League and got some details of the upcoming superhero flick. SYNOPSIS: Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman’s selfless act, Bruce Way...
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Is Arnie Now a Toxic Brand?

This breaks my heart to write this, but The Last Stand appears to be dying really badly at the box office. It’s certainly not due to the quality of the film as I can certify that it’s grade A badass all round and one of Arn...
by Eoin Friel