2013: The Return of Epic Sci-fi?

Over the past few days we’ve had trailers for the Tom Cruise starring Oblivion and the Will Smith starring After Earth. Both are big budget sci-fi head scratchers and I will be there to see both. After Earth doesn’t...
by Eoin Friel



Nicolas Cage To Star In “The Humanity Bureau”

Minds Eye Entertainment and VMI Worldwide in association with Bridgegate Pictures proudly announce that Nicolas Cage (Snowden, Dog Eat Dog) will star in the action/sci-fi film, THE HUMANITY BUREAU. Rob King (Something More) is ...
by Alex Paul


Truong Ngoc Anh Live In Miami! Exclusive

Greetings to the valued readers of The Action Elite. As the exciting action film from Vietnam Truy Sat begins its upcoming United States film festival run, what better way than to celebrate with an exclusive video greeting live...
by Dan Templegod



Will We Ever See Keoma Rises?

With the recent exciting news that we are getting a new Django film (Django Lives to be directed by John Sayles and starring Franco Nero once again) it got me thinking about one of my other favourite Nero movies Keoma. It was o...
by Eoin Friel



What I Want to See in “Rocky” Spin-Off “Creed”

As we all know, Michael B. Jordan (Fruitvale Station) is in talks with MGM to star in the Rocky spin-off Creed. The movie is also set to be directed by Fruitvale Station director Ryan Coogler, so it looks like Coogler and Jorda...
by Eoin Friel


Looking Back at The Phantom Menace

J-Man drops in to help me take a look back at the first of the Star Wars prequel and discuss the hate surrounding the movie.
by Stephen Ball



Black Eagle: The Platinum Cult Edition

Black Eagle was one of Jean-Claude Van Damme’s earliest movies and he’s arguably the only really memorable thing about it. Sho Kosugi was fine as the hero but we all know that it was JCVD’s villain Andrei that was the sel...
by Eoin Friel


Top Casino Films That Will Get Your Heart Racing

Casinos are an excellent backdrop for excitement and adrenaline. The fast-paced, heart-pumping moments of high stakes make perfect settings for the twists and turns of action films. There have been many movies over the years th...
by admin



An Evening with Donnie Yen

Saturday, May 7th 2016 will be a day long remembered by me; it was the day I finally got to meet martial arts legend Donnie Yen. He is currently in Toronto filming XXX 3 and was invited to do a Q&A with a screening of his m...
by Eoin Friel