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RIP Roger Moore

This is some really terrible news but James Bond himself Roger Moore has passed away at the age of 89.  Variety states “Roger Moore, the handsome English actor who appeared in seven films as James Bond — the most of any Bond actor — and as Simon Templar on “The Saint” TV series, has died […]

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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 Man: Cheung Tin Chi, a spin-off of the blockbuster Ip Man series, and Fruit Chan’s action drama […]

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Sword Master (2016) Review

Plot: Hong Kong cinema giants Derek Yee and Tsui Hark join forces in this 3D martial arts epic, about an elite swordsman who is haunted by his skill, and a challenger who aims to take his place at all costs. Review: It’s no secret that I’m not a big fan of the Wu-xia genre; wirework […]

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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 announces the Cannes World Market Premiere of the new English-language action film, TRIPLE THREAT. The film stars […]

New On Home Video

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 reason it will only be available on the digital version. Check out the details […]

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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 Group has locked up sales for numerous international territories on Steven C. Miller’s action thriller “Escape Plan 2: Hades,” starring […]


 
 

 

Chan & Stallone Team Up For Ex-Baghdad

Jackie Chan and Sylvester Stallone have talked about working together for many years and at one point Chan was close to signing on for The Expendables 3. Having read that version of the script you can rest assured that he made ...
by Eoin Friel
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Trailer for 6 Days

This trailer kind of shows the majority of the the story but if you were around at the time this actually happened then you know how the siege ends.  Plot: In April 1980, armed gunmen stormed the Iranian Embassy in Princes...
by Eoin Friel
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Action-Packed Trailer for The Villainess

This looks like my kind of bonkers movie with some rather superb looking action scenes and directed by Jung Byoung-Gil. Here is the plot which looks like it has been translated using Google, but you get the idea… Plot: So...
by Eoin Friel
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Black Site Delta – Exclusive Clip

Black Site Delta is now available on VOD and iTunes and we have an exclusive clip to whet your appetite. Cam Gigandet stars as the leader of a “Dirty Dozen” band of military prisoners who must fight off a terrorist attack o...
by Alex Paul
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RIP Michael Parks

This is very sad news as Michael Parks was one of my favourite actors; but according to Variety the Tarantino favourite has passed away the age of 77.  From roles in Kill Bill, Red State, Django Unchained, Death Wish 5, Th...
by Eoin Friel
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Dredd is Coming to TV

This is news we’ve been hoping for but it sounds like Judge Dredd will be coming to a TV screen near you soon. No word on whether Karl Urban will don the iconic helmet again but I bloody hope so.  Entertainment Weekl...
by Eoin Friel
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Death Sentence: James Wan’s Finest Hour

If you’ve never seen Death Sentence then you’re probably best to not read this article as I go into some spoilery details. I consider James Wan one of the best directors working today and he as really made a name for himsel...
by Eoin Friel
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Legionnaire: Underrated Van Dammage?

Plot: “Alain Lefevre (JCVD) is a boxer paid by a Marseille mobster to take a dive. When he wins the fight he attempts to flee to America with the mobster’s girlfriend Katrina. This plan fails and he seeks escape by joi...
by Eoin Friel
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The Hunter’s Prayer (2017) Review

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The Verdict: 3.5 / 5 - High Octane!
by Eoin Friel
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New Trailer for Blade Runner 2049

Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling), unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what’s left of society into chaos. K’s discovery leads him o...
by Eoin Friel
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The Mummy (2017): Hit or Miss?

Tom Cruise returns this summer in Universal’s reboot of The Mummy; it also stars Russell Crowe and is meant to be the start of a shared universe with other classic monster movie characters like Van Helsing, The Creature from ...
by Eoin Friel
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