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Alexander Nevsky Interview

Alexander Nevsky’s directorial debut Black Rose is out soon and tells the tale of a Russian Police Major who is enlisted by the LAPD to help solve a series of gruesome murders perpetrated against young women by a sadistic sociopathic killer on the mean streets of Hollywood. Alexander chatted with The Action Elite about the project. […]


The Marine 5: Battleground (2017) Review

Plot: Jake Carter (Mike “The Miz” Mizanin) protects a person of interest from a ruthless biker gang. Review: It’s hard to believe this series is now on its 5th entry but I’ve always had a soft spot for these movies as they are a fun throwback to 80’s style actioners. It’s definitely starting to show […]


First Trailer for Kingsman: The Golden Circle

The first Kingsman was a lot of fun and frankly far more entertaining than any of the recent Bond outings and today we have the first trailer to the new sequel entitled Kingsman: The Golden Circle. Plot: With their headquarters destroyed and the world held hostage, members of Kingsman find new allies when they discover […]


Trailer for Once Upon a Time in Venice

Bruce Willis showing personality again? Surely it can’t be true! This actually looks like it may be a lot of fun with a cast that not only includes Willis but also John Goodman and Jason Momoa. It looks like Willis goes all John Wick after his dog is stolen but this looks more humorous.  Plot: […]


Submerged (2005) Review

Plot: Soldier for hire Chris Cody (Steven Seagal) is paroled and tapped by the government to root out a terrorist organization. With help from military analyst Susan Chappell (Christine Adams), Cody and his crew head to Uruguay to take out their foes. But, as the mission progresses, Cody comes to learn his target isn’t a […]


The Predator Gets a New Release Date

Shane Black’s The Predator was initially going to be released in Feb 2018 but according to Bloody Disgusting it’s now going to be released as a Summer blockbuster with a release date of August 3, 2018. This may actually be a promising move as it means everyone seems quite confident that the movie will be pretty […]


by J-Man


Relativity Resolves ‘Hunter Killer’ Legal Issues

The past year has proven pretty tumultuous for the folks over at Relativity Media. Financial upheavel stifled several of their forthcoming productions, including Hunter Killer, an adaptation of the 2012 novel, “Firing Poi...
by Lee Golden



The Statham Podcast: Part 2

The Action Elite once again joins forces with The Vault of Mysterious Information to bring you a super entertaining and expletive-filled podcast dedicated to the best of British: Jason Statham. In this second and final part of ...
by Eoin Friel


Lone Wolf McQuade (1983)

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The Verdict: 3 / 5 - Rent It!
by Eoin Friel


by Del Ashcroft


Trailer for Seagal’s Contract to Kill

Here’s the trailer to Sensei Seagal’s latest actioner called Contract to Kill. Plot: In this international action-thriller, Steven Seagal stars as Harmon, a CIA/DEA enforcer investigating Arab terrorists captured in...
by Eoin Friel



Taken 2 Hits DVD/Blu Ray Today

Liam Neeson is back, kicking ass in the sequel to the classic Taken. Alas, it still feels unnecessary and lacks the intensity of the first movie, but it’s still a fun time and I’m intrigued to see the Extended Cut. ...
by Eoin Friel


Enter To Win Passes To A Screening Of Hardcore Henry

The good folks at VVS Films have given us a bunch of double passes to screenings of their new action film Hardcore Henry. Hardcore Henry is a first person action film in which the audience sees everything through the eyes of He...
by Alex Paul



Remembering Tony Scott

It’s hard to believe that’s it’s over a year now since the tragic death of iconic director Tony Scott. Even now I keep wishing it had been some terrible mistake and he was actually still around as he had been ...
by Eoin Friel


New Official Trailer for Action Thriller Free Fall

Just like people, corporations can hold secrets. And for those who uncover them, silence is not only golden, but sometimes it is the difference between life and death. On October 28th, Anchor Bay Entertainment will present the ...
by Eoin Friel



Trailer for Donnie Yen’s Kung-Fu Jungle

Donnie Yen is pretty much my favourite action star these days (aside from JCVD), not only because it’s incredible to watch him kick ass, but also I think he’s a great actor with an amazingly expressive face. The tea...
by Eoin Friel


Heat (1986) Review


The Verdict: 3.5 / 5 - High Octane!
by Eoin Friel