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Interviews

Chad Stahelski and David Leitch Interview

Posted  October 22, 2014  by  Eoin Friel

“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 co-ordinating, martial arts and more. They have worked on such movies as The Mechanic, 300, The Matrix […]

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The 36th Chamber of Shaolin (1978) Review

Posted  October 22, 2014  by  Eoin Friel

Plot: The anti-Ching patriots, under the guidance of Ho Kuang-han, have secretly set up their base in Canton, disguised as school masters. During a brutal Manchu attack, Lui manages to escape and devotes himself to learning the martial arts in order to seek revenge. In a short period of time he masters the deadly use […]

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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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Constantine (2014 ) TV Series Pilot Review

Posted  October 21, 2014  by  Eoin Friel

Plot: A man struggling with his faith is haunted by the sins of his past but is suddenly thrust into the role of defending humanity from the gathering forces of darkness. Review: I found this by accident On Demand when I was in the States last week so I figured I would check it out. […]

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John Wick (2014) Review

Posted  October 20, 2014  by  Eoin Friel

“One of the best action movies of the past decade!”

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Win a DVD of Gary Daniels’ ‘Misfire’

Posted  October 20, 2014  by  Eoin Friel

The good folks at RLJ/Image Entertainment have given us 3 DVDs to give away of Gary Daniels’ new film ‘Misfire’. It’s directed by Roger Ellis and it’s a movie where Daniels gets to flex his acting muscles as well as his martial arts skills. SYNOPSIS: A fearless D.E.A. agent waging a one man crusade against […]

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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 ...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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The 36th Chamber of Shaolin (1978) Review

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The Verdict: 4 / 5 - Explosive!
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 
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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...
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Win a DVD of Gary Daniels’ ‘Misfire’

The good folks at RLJ/Image Entertainment have given us 3 DVDs to give away of Gary Daniels’ new film ‘Misfire’. It’s directed by Roger Ellis and it’s a movie where Daniels gets to flex his acting ...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 
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Teaser Trailer for Scorpion King 4

The deposed warrior king Mathayus embarks on his most dangerous assignment ever as he attempts to bring lasting peace to his troubled land. When he is betrayed by a trusted friend, Mathayus must marshal all his strength and cun...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 
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Donnie Yen to Play ‘Noodle Man’

Donnie Yen is arguably the greatest martial arts star in the world today and he’s one of the hardest working men in the industry too with multiple movies out every year. We’ve often wondered if he would ever return ...
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Trailer for AWOL-72 Starring Luke Goss

Luke Goss is back at his badass best in the Christian Semsa directed actioner AWOL-72. It co-stars Bokeem Woodbine, Heather Roop and The RZA. PLOT: Luke Goss leads the action-packed adventure as AWOL Marine Conrad Miller, who i...
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Kung Fu Star Wu Jing May Have To Retire?

It’s not easy being an action star, seeing as how our favorite frontmen work day in and day out to train their bodies to entertain the masses of movie lovers who enjoy great cinematic screenfighting. Incidentally, some of...
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Kill Count: Commando (1985)

It’s a fact that Commando is one of Arnold’s best movies; the over the top action, the one-liners and the legendary villain Bennett. It all just works perfectly and more importantly a load of nameless goons are blow...
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Sons of Liberty (2013) Review

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