KARATE KILL gets U.S release in July

Tarantino meets Cannon Films in Karate Kill, from acclaimed filmmaker Kurando Mitsutake, on Blu-ray, DVD and VOD July 18. Featuring a “grimly relentless performance” (Japan Times) from Hayate, with solid support from Ir...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

RLJ Entertainment Acquires “The Limehouse Golem”

RLJ Entertainment (NASDAQ: RLJE) has acquired U.S. rights to the thriller THE LIMEHOUSE GOLEM. Based on the novel “Dan Leno and the Limehouse Golem” by Peter Ackroyd, the film was written by the acclaimed writer Jane Goldma...
by Alex Paul
 

 
 

Ip Man Spin-off Picked Up by Well Go USA

Well Go USA continue to bring the best of Asian cinema to to North America and Screen Daily has announced that Well Go have “swooped on North American and UK rights to two Pegasus Motion Pictures’ titles – Ip...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

New Press Release for Triple Threat

Triple Threat is one of my most anticipated upcoming actioners with the best cast I’ve seen in years. We’ve got an official press release for the movie which gives us more details on the film.   Arclight Films ...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

F8 of the Furious Getting an Extended Cut

The Fate of the Furious has been ridiculously successful at the box office and will be hitting Blu-ray, DVD, and 4K Ultra HD on 7/11, with the digital release due on 6/27. There will be an extended cut but for some stupid ...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Escape Plan 2: Hades Locks Sales

The unexpected franchise of Escape Plan appears to be going from strength to strength as Escape Plan 2: Hades has been sold to multiple territories around the world for distribution. According to Variety: “Highland Film G...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Arnold is Back with Cameron for Terminator

We’ve been hearing off and on for months about whether or not Arnie would be back for the next Terminator flick; one day we’re saying he won’t be back and the next day he will but for today according to S...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Tom Hardy Cast as Venom

Well this is some unexpected news; according to Deadline Tom Hardy has been cast as Venom for the upcoming film set for release next year which FYI is meant to be R rated… Deadline states: “A film based on the Marve...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

New Teaser Poster for Chasing the Dragon

Action star Donnie Yen most recently posted a new teaser poster on his Instagram for his latest film Chasing the Dragon. Check it out above. While there hasn’t been any trailer released yet, Chasing the Dragon should be o...
by Jeffrey Hu
 

 

 

Eleven Arts to release Yoshinori Nishikori’s Action Epic Tatara Samurai

Following a massively successful festival circuit, ELEVEN ARTS has licensed North American distribution rights to Yoshinari Nishikori’s award-winning period action-drama TATARA SAMURAI. The L.A.-based distribution company, wh...
by Eoin Friel