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Kill Counts

Kill Count: Red Sun (1971)

If you’ve never seen this movie then you are missing out on one of Charles Bronson’s finest hours. It tells the story of a train carrying a Japanese delegation with a ceremonial sword for President Grant that is robbed by bandits led by Link (Charles Bronson) and Gauche (Alain Delon). When Gauche double-crosses him and […]

Interviews

Matthias Hues Interview on Black Rose

  Legend of Action Matthias Hues needs no introduction and has made a name for himself as one of the hardest working actors in the business.   He has a role in Alexander Nevsky’s latest movie Black Rose and chats with us about his involvement.    Although you only have a small role in Black […]

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We Still Steal the Old Way (2017) Review

Plot: An aging criminal outfit carries out a daring robbery, only to be caught in the midst of its heist. Sentenced to hard time in Britain’s toughest prison, the outfit encounters a nemesis from the past who is intent on settling an old score. Review: I’ve always enjoyed British gangster flicks with people calling each […]

Interviews

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. […]

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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 […]

Trailers

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 […]


 
 

 

Official Synopsis for Justice League

Heroic Hollywood have recently done a set-visit to the Justice League and got some details of the upcoming superhero flick. SYNOPSIS: Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman’s selfless act, Bruce Way...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Is Arnie Now a Toxic Brand?

This breaks my heart to write this, but The Last Stand appears to be dying really badly at the box office. It’s certainly not due to the quality of the film as I can certify that it’s grade A badass all round and one of Arn...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Mandom Commercial with Charles Bronson

Hey Ladies! Wanting to buy something special for your man this Christmas? Well how about some Mandom cologne, fully endorsed by Charles Bronson himself so it has to be awesome. Whenever I put on aftershave in the morning I neve...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

First Trailer for The Magnificent Seven!

I normally don’t get too excited when it comes to remakes but with a director like Antoine Fuqua and an A-List cast then this has all the elements to be a helluva lot of fun. SYNOPSIS: Director Antoine Fuqua brings his m...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Who Should Play MacGyver in the New Film?

As you all know James Wan (Insidious, Saw, Death Sentence) will be directing an updated version of MacGyver. I have no idea how they can make it work, but the only way is that they make him a special ops kinda guy and no doubt ...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

McClane is Back in the New Trailer for A Good Day to Die Hard

This trailer gives a bit more away about the story and the villain; who the hell is the actor playing him? I thought it was meant to be Cole Hauser or something. Anyway, A Good Day to Die Hard will be out on Valentine’s Day.
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Interview with Ray Stevenson

Over the last decade, Irish-born Ray Stevenson – all 6’4″ of him – has been one of the busiest and hardest working actors working in film and television. After his supporting role as Dagonet in the Jerry...
by david j. moore
 

 

 

“I Was Making a Sandwich” – Death Wish 4

If there’s one thing you should never do, it’s interrupt Charles Bronson when he’s making a sandwich. Clearly he gets a little cranky and will throw you around the room like rag doll and then you’ll ever...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Frank Stallone’s Reaction to the Oscars

I think we were all surprised when the Best Supporting Actor announcement came along at The Oscars last night and it wasn’t Sylvester Stallone. We all know he deserved it but instead it went to Mark Rylance for Bridge of ...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Trailer for Blood Father is Finally Here

This has been a long time coming but today we finally get our first look at the highly anticipated Mel Gibson movie Blood Father coming in August 2016. SYNOPSIS: After her drug kingpin boyfriend frames her for stealing a fortun...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Where Should Mike Banning Destroy Next?

Olympus Has Fallen and London Has Fallen were both hugely enjoyable old-school action movies and Gerard Butler’s Mike Banning is one of the few action hero characters left in modern action cinema. I don’t want to see the se...
by Eoin Friel