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Black Water To be Released in Second Quarter 2018

Deadline have announced that Saban Films has acquired North American rights to Pasha Patriki’s action thriller Black Water which stars Jean-Claude Van Damme and Dolph Lundgren. Saban Films is planning a theatrical release the second quarter of 2018 for what is the fifth collaboration between Van Damme and Lundgren. Black Water tells the story of […]

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Bronson Look-Alike Stars in Death Kiss

This is uncanny but this dude is a dead ringer for the late, great Charles Bronson. The actor’s name is Robert “Bronzi” Kovacs and is starring in a new film from writer/director Rene Perez called Death Kiss. It’s an action-revenge thriller feature co-starring Daniel Baldwin and Eva Hamilton. Death Kiss tells the tale of a […]

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Rare Pic of JCVD as The Predator

We all know Jean-Claude Van Damme was initially in the soon-to-be-classic sci-fi actioner Predator but dropped out for various reasons. According to Arnold Schwarzenegger in his autobiography he spent the whole time complaining about the costume. Anyway, the Stan Winston School Instagram page just shared a rare behind the scenes photo of Van Damme in […]

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Ivan Drago Jr. Has Been Cast

The wheels have started turning on Creed 2 as Sylvester Stallone has taken to his Instagram and announced that Florian “ Big Nasty” Munteanu has been cast as Ivan Drago’s son. Sly states: Congratulations to Florian “ Big Nasty” Munteanu for getting the part as IVAN DRAGOS son! 27 years old , 6 feet four, […]

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Cineplex Flashback Film Fest Giveaway

The good folks at Cineplex have given us some free passes for the upcoming Flashback Film Fest to giveaway. The 2018 ‘Flashback Film Fest’ line-up includes: Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975) *43 year anniversary Drunken Master (1978) *40 year anniversary WarGames (1983) *35 year anniversary Dune (1984) Gremlins (1984) The Terminator (1984) A View to a Kill (1985) Back to […]

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The Punisher: The Untold Story of an 80s Cult Classic Book

I didn’t know this even existed until the other day but there is apparently a book called The Punisher: The Untold Story of an 80s Cult Classic which is all about Dolph Lundgren’s (frankly underrated) Punisher movie. I’m not sure if the book is in English or not but if it is then I guess […]


 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 

The Commuter (2018) Review

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The Verdict: 3.5 / 5 - High Octane!
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New Clip from Battalion

Today we have a new clip from actioner Battalion; check out details below. They Came from another World. Time to Send them Back. This January, get behind enemy lines with writer-director ‘s sci-fi actioner “Battalion” on ...
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Holt McCallany Joins Angel Has Fallen

I’ve always been a big fan of Holt McCallany who can disappear into any roe with ease; he was especially effective in last year’s Shot Caller. Not it appears he will be joining Gerard Butler in Angel Has Fallen. Ac...
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Upcoming Action Adventure Movies

Looking at the trends, one can easily spot the rising liking for the action-adventure genre of movies in Hollywood. A UK mobile casino has listed out the upcoming action movies that you can expect to watch in 2018. So, you can ...
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Revisiting Gunman of Ave Maria (1969)

I could watch Spaghetti Westerns all day every day; I just love the atmosphere, the scenery, characters and most importantly the music. Il Pistolero Dell’ave Maria AKA Forgotten Pistolero AKA Gunman of Ave Maria has one o...
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Get the Gringo vs. Blood Father

Get the Gringo and Blood Father are two of my personal favourite action movies from the past few years and both star the always watchable Mel Gibson doing what he does best: kicking ass and taking names. So for today I thought ...
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Those Nolan-Bond Rumours Just Won’t Stop

Rumours have begun that Christopher Nolan will direct Daniel Craig’s final outing while simultaneously rebooting the series. Nolan was already favourite to direct Craig’s final turn as Bond, but now he’s also ...
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Forgotten Gem: American Dragons (1998)

Plot: When detective Tony Luca (Michael Biehn) blows his undercover gig with the mob, he’s shipped off to the homicide department and given a new partner, Kim (Joong-Hoon Park), who has come to the U.S. from Korea to inve...
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New Trailer for Braven with Jason Momoa

Jason Momoa stars in this rather interesting looking actioner where he plays a logger who defends his family from a group of dangerous drug runners. It also stars Stephen Lang and Garret Dillahunt. Check out the trailer below:
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New Kickboxer: Retaliation Trailer

We have a new trailer for Kickboxer: Retaliation which hits theatres on January 26th. The cast includes Alain Moussi, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Christopher Lambert, Mike Tyson, Sara Malakul Lane, Jessica Jann and Hafþór Júlíu...
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Stratton (2017) Review

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The Verdict: 3 / 5 - Rent It!
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All New Death Wish Trailer

Today we get a new look at the remake of Death Wish starring Bruce Willis from director Eli Roth. Plot: Dr. Paul Kersey is an experienced trauma surgeon, a man who has spent his life saving the lives of people on the verge of d...
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Action-Packed First Trailer for Kill Order

When David, a troubled high school student who appears to suffer from mental illness, finds himself in a situation where he is about to be taken captive for reasons unknown, a dark power takes over his body opening the doors to...
by Eoin Friel