Happy Birthday to Jet Li

Martial arts movie legend Jet Li celebrates his 53rd birthday today so I though a nice way to tip our hat in respect would be to post a video tribute of him beating people up in spectacular fashion. Simple but effective. This Y...
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Gary Daniels’ Ides of March

We’re big fans of Gary Daniels at The Action Elite and if you’ve followed his career you’ll know about the unreleased movie Ides of March AKA Ultimate Target from the year 2000. The plot was about a double-dealing member ...
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John Woo’s Short Film ‘Hostage’

I’d never heard of this before I’m now going to watch (and post) all of these short films which were part of a series called ‘The Hire’ from BMW which were released online in 2001 and 2002. They were di...
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Short Film: Tranh and Nowak

We were contacted by Godefroy Ryckewaert about his new short film entitled Tranh and Nowak. It’s an action comedy about two agents with elite fighting skills who are specialized in undercover operations: Tranh, a young in...
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Jesse Ventura Talks JCVD & Predator

Jesse Ventura played one of the most quotable characters in the action genre as Blain in the 1987 classic Predator. He recently sat down with Graham Bensinger and talked about the movie and working with Jean-Claude Van Damme wh...
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Short Film: Jeff Wincott’s Behind Bars

Today we finally get to see the full short film from action legend Jeff Wincott. Making his directorial debut, veteran film and television actor, Jeff Wincott, plays Kidd Brock in Behind Bars, a dramatic look at the pitfalls of...
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X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) Bloopers

I think I’m going to create a new section of the site just for Bloopers and Gag Reels because we all need a little more laughter in our lives. It is Monday after all so rather than blow our brains out let’s sit and ...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Headhacker: Short Action Film

Headhacker was created by Glenn Harris  as a university project and was filmed over a weekend. Check out the full synopsis and short film below. FULL SYNOPSIS: England 2025: When a new political party swept into the UK in 201...
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New Short Film from Gareth Evans

No word on when we’ll see The Raid 3 however, director Gareth Evans has not been sitting around doing nothing. He has completed a short film/Pre-visualization test which we’ve posted below. Story: In a time of civil...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Short Film: Eliza

We were contacted by Mikko Löppönen about his short revenge film entitled Eliza and the Indiegogo campaign for it. SYNOPSIS: Eliza is an homage to brilliant Revenge- films of the past. We are going to do a very stylized piec...
by Eoin Friel