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Trailer for Animated Series Judge Dredd: Superfiend

Posted  October 24, 2014  by  Eoin Friel

While we’re all still waiting for a sequel to 2012’s Dredd this could tide fans over. It’s sort of aimed at kids and yet it still has enough bizarre violence to appeal to all. It’s a bootleg animkated series and isn’t anything do do with the official comics. When discussing the project with Collider producer […]

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The Man from Nowhere (2010) vs. No Tears for the Dead (2014)

Posted  October 24, 2014  by  Eoin Friel

Korean action cinema is rapidly becoming the go-to place for adult oriented action movies. Two of my favourites from the past few years have been 2010’s The Man from Nowhere and 2014’s No Tears for the Dead. Both movies have managed to create character driven stories with hard R action sequences which could surpass many […]

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Need for Speed (2014) Review

Posted  October 24, 2014  by  Eoin Friel

Plot: Fresh from prison, a street racer who was framed by a wealthy business associate joins a cross country race with revenge in mind. His ex-partner, learning of the plan, places a massive bounty on his head as the race begins. Review: I missed Need for Speed in the theatre simply because everyone said it was rather […]

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New Trailer for Rise of the Legend is Here!

Posted  October 24, 2014  by  Eoin Friel

Here’s another new trailer for Rise of the Legend; as previously mentioned this version will focus on a younger rendition of real-life folk hero, Wong Fei-hung, played by Eddie Peng (Tai Chi 0). Jet Li and Vincent Zhao previously played the character in the Once Upon A Time In China series. This new film is […]

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Vincent Lecrocq Interview

Posted  October 23, 2014  by  Eoin Friel

Vincent Lecrocq studied filmmaking in Paris, then began to shoot some music videos and short films including They were in Normandy (2010) and Survivant(s) (2010) which are now available on DVD. In February 2011, Vincent directed his first feature film Tension(s) (2014) starring Louis Mandylor. Vincent stopped by The Action Elite to chat with us about […]

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Keanu Reeves Interview

Posted  October 21, 2014  by  Eoin Friel

The Action Elite were kindly invited to join in a roundtable discussion with Keanu Reeves and several other media outlets where we chatted about his new movie John Wick. Plot: An ex-hitman comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him. Here are some of the highlights and you can listen […]

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Trailer for Animated Series Judge Dredd: Superfiend

While we’re all still waiting for a sequel to 2012’s Dredd this could tide fans over. It’s sort of aimed at kids and yet it still has enough bizarre violence to appeal to all. It’s a bootleg animkated se...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 
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The Man from Nowhere (2010) vs. No Tears for the Dead (2014)

Korean action cinema is rapidly becoming the go-to place for adult oriented action movies. Two of my favourites from the past few years have been 2010’s The Man from Nowhere and 2014’s No Tears for the Dead. Both movies hav...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Need for Speed (2014) Review

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The Verdict: 3 / 5 - A Blast!
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 
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New Trailer for Rise of the Legend is Here!

Here’s another new trailer for Rise of the Legend; as previously mentioned this version will focus on a younger rendition of real-life folk hero, Wong Fei-hung, played by Eddie Peng (Tai Chi 0). Jet Li and Vincent Zhao pr...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 
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Vincent Lecrocq Interview

Vincent Lecrocq studied filmmaking in Paris, then began to shoot some music videos and short films including They were in Normandy (2010) and Survivant(s) (2010) which are now available on DVD. In February 2011, Vincent direct...
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Classic Trailer: Lethal Weapon Series

The Lethal Weapon Series is pretty much the best ever buddy movie franchise; the casting of Mel Gibson and Danny Glover was inspired as they both have great chemistry on-screen. I admit I was never a fan of Joe Pesci’s ir...
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The Full Trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron Has Arrived

Ohh now this does look rather awesome; I thought we weren’t supposed to see the trailer to The Avengers: Age of Ultron until next Tuesday but it looks like Marvel changed their mind. This is looking rather impressive inde...
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Chad Stahelski and David Leitch Interview

“John Wick Week” continues on The Action Elite and we sat down with the directors of the film Chad Stahelski and David Leitch where we talk about the film. Chad and David come from a background that includes stunt ...
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The 36th Chamber of Shaolin (1978) Review

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The Verdict: 4 / 5 - Explosive!
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Keanu Reeves Interview

The Action Elite were kindly invited to join in a roundtable discussion with Keanu Reeves and several other media outlets where we chatted about his new movie John Wick. Plot: An ex-hitman comes out of retirement to track down...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 
by Eoin Friel