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First 5 Minutes of Ghost in the Shell

Not sure whether to go see the new sci-fi actioner Ghost in the Shell with Scarlett Johansson? Well, here are the first 5 minutes of the movie which hits theaters om 31 March. Plot: In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: A human saved from a terrible crash, who is cyber-enhanced […]

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Stallone Gives Us Escape Plan 2 Title

Sylvester Stallone has taken to his Instagram account and shared the first few videos from the set of Escape Plan 2: Hades which is the title at present. I think that’s a really cool (and Hellish) sounding name and this is shaping up to be more interesting than we first thought… hopefully.   On location […]

Trailers

Black Butterfly Trailer

Here is the brand new trailer for the upcoming action film Black Butterfly, starring Antonio Banderas, Jonathan Rhys Meyers and Piper Perabo. Outside a mountain town grappling with a series of abductions and murders, Paul (Antonio Banderas), a reclusive writer, struggles to start what he hopes will be a career-saving screenplay. After a tense encounter […]

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Triple Threat: The Next Expendables?

Triple Threat is sounding better and better every day; with cast that includes Tiger Chen, Tony Jaa, Iko Uwais, Scott Adkins, Michael Jai White and Michael Bisping it’s about to get even better. According to Film Combat Syndicate Jeeja Yanin and Celina Jade have now climbed aboard the action juggernaut with Jesse Johnson in the […]

News

ESCAPE PLAN 2 Adds Wes Chatham

Principal photography commenced in Atlanta, Georgia on Monday this week for the new sequel, Escape Plan 2 which currently has actor Sylvester Stallone reprising his role from the 2014 hit movie from director Mikael Hafstrom. Extraction and Marauders helmer Steven C. Miller is directing from a script by Miles Chapman and while plot details remain pending, […]

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New Trailer to Andy Lau’s Shock Wave

Well this looks really quite awesome; in Shock Wave Andy Lau plays an undercover explosive ordnance disposal bureau officer who becomes the protégé of a criminal specializing in bombs and then tries to capture him. The movie is directed by Herman Yau with an estimated budget of $23 million.   Source: THR


 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 

Driven to Kill (2009) Review

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Re-Action: Clash of the Titans (1981) vs. Clash of the Titans (2010)

As long as Hollywood continues to remake/reboot action films, fans will continue to debate: “Should they have even done it?” “Did they stay true enough to the original, without blatantly ripping it off?” And maybe the m...
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Is This the Plot for Die Hard 6?

We were contacted by Jacqueline Swift who said there’s a rumour going around that British screenwriter and author Ben Trebilcook who penned a couple of Die Hard 4 drafts a few years back has done a treatment for a sixth. ...
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Trailer to Dudikoff’s Navy Seals vs. Zombies

There is definitely a pattern going on recently for Versus movies; this trailer came out in September but I’ll be honest and say I’d never heard of it until today. Thanks to Roy Clavette for sending this our way! Th...
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Deadpool: Hit or Miss?

I’ve been looking forward to seeing Deadpool on the big screen ever since the “leaked” footage came online last year. It’s the role Ryan Reynolds was born to play and the clips and trailers so far have been spot on. The...
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The Mechanic (2011) Kill Count

It’s been a while since we’ve done a Kill Count and with the upcoming sequel to Jason Statham’s The Mechanic hitting theaters this August, I thought it would be a good time to revisit the 2011 film and see jus...
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New Trailer for Daylight’s End

Director William Kaufman transforms Dallas, Texas into a post-apocalyptic wasteland in the action-packed survival horror DAYLIGHT’S END. It stars Johnny Strong, Lance Henriksen, and Louis Mandylor in a hard-driving action...
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My Stupid Idea for a Sequel to The Rundown

I always thought The Rundown starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Sean William Scott was an unappreciated gem which sadly didn’t make a lot of money at the box office. With a budget of $85 million it only ma...
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Trailer for Henchman: The Al Leong Story

Al Leong was the ultimate “that guy” from 80’s action cinema; he played the henchman in all the classics from Die Hard, Rapid Fire and Lethal Weapon to Big Trouble in Little China. He’s finally getting t...
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First Trailer for Dr. Strange

Today, we finally get a first look at the trailer for the new Marvel movie Dr. Strange starring Benedict Cumberbatch. PLOT: Doctor Strange follows the story of neurosurgeon Doctor Stephen Strange who, after a horrific car accid...
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To Sequel or Not to Sequel: Falcon Rising

SYNOPSIS: Falcon Rising, the first installment in the CODENAME: FALCON franchise, introduces former marine John “Falcon” Chapman, a dark anti-hero driven by guilt and suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, w...
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What We Know About The Predator Reboot

I think we’re all intrigued and frankly rather excited about the upcoming Shane Black movie ‘The Predator’. Thankfully, it’s not going to be a remake of the original classic but a sequel which is apparen...
by Eoin Friel