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Kill Count: Get the Gringo

I’ve always loved this movie and it deserved better than the straight to DVD/VOD fate it received.The plot was about a youngster who helps an American career criminal (Mel Gibson) learn to survive behind the walls of a brutal Mexican prison. Gibson has never been bad in anything and Get the Gringo is no exception. […]

News

Attack Force Z Getting New Blu-ray Release

Thanks to Wes Ray for letting us know about this one; according to Blu-ray.com Umbrella Entertainment and MVD Entertainmnet Group have officially announced their upcoming 35th Anniversary Blu-ray Edition of director Tim Burstall’s action drama Attack Force Z (1981), starring Mel Gibson, Sam Neill, Chris Haywood, and John Waters. The release will be available for purchase on […]

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Bushwick (2017) Review

Plot: When a military force invades their Brooklyn neighborhood, 20-year-old Lucy and war veteran Stupe must depend on each other to survive. Review: Bushwick is one of the most intense action movies I’ve seen this year with a very timely premise: what happens when America has the next Civil War? When Donald Trump got into […]

Best Of

Awesome Action Movie Opening Scenes

If an action movie doesn’t grab you from the start, then it’s failed at its job; it needs to have something spectacular happen, introduce a great villain or just have a hero kick some ass. Below are some of my favourite action movie opening scenes. Star Wars and LOTR aren’t included as they’re more Sci-Fi/Fantasy […]

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Security (2017) Review

Plot: An ex-special services veteran (Antonio Banderas), down on his luck and desperate for work, takes a job as a security guard at a run-down mall in a rough area of town. On his first night on the job, he opens the doors up to a distraught and desperate young girl who has escaped and […]

Behind the Scenes

Terminator 2 3D Interview: Villain To Hero

Terminator 2 returns to theaters this coming week and I can’t wait; apparently it has been beautifully remastered and looks fantastic. The following interviews have Jim Cameron and Arnie talking about transforming the Terminator from a villain into the good guy. Arnie saying “bullshit” is the highlight.


 
 

 

6 Random John Wick Facts

While scouring Instagram in a drunken haze I discovered this video courtesy of Fandango; it has a few facts about John Wick which we mostly know about but one of them came as a surprise. Apparently the movie shares a connection...
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New Photos from Steven Seagal’s Attrition

Sensei Seagal is back in a new movie called Attrition and we’ve got some new photos and a rather spoilery synopsis which you can read below at your own risk. SYNOPSIS: After numerous years of combat, Special Ops leader Ax...
by Eoin Friel
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Super Bodyguard Gets a New Title & Trailer

This is arguably the most exciting trailer I have ever seen and had to change my pants about 3 times before it was finished. What was previously called Super Bodyguard is now called Iron Protector and will be released on DVD an...
by Eoin Friel
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Wolf Warrior 2 Decimates Box Office

Wolf Warrior 2 was a far superior movie to the first and feels like a classic Cannon movie from the 80’s. If you get the chance to check it out then you should see it on the big screen ASAP. Audiences in China certainly h...
by Eoin Friel
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Venice Film Festival Adds Woo’s Manhunt

It feels like we’ve been looking forward to this movie forever but it looks like it may be out soon as John Woo’s Manhunt will be playing at the Venice Film Festival which starts August 29. According to Deadline ...
by Eoin Friel
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Here’s Your First Look at Cable

Josh Brolin has taken to Instagram and give us our first look at Cable from Deadpool 2; he’s looking pretty badass too. Ryan Reynolds has also joined in the fun with an alternate image of Brolin. Now offering 25 percent o...
by Eoin Friel
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Respecting the Action & Stunt Professionals

Hard to believe that it has taken this long, finally the Hollywood acting community is starting, I repeat starting, to recognize the stunt community. Stunt professionals are often the forgotten souls of the industry. One hundre...
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New SPL 3: Paradox Trailer

The upcoming film Paradox has a new trailer, and guess what, it happens to be part of the SPL trilogy, which explains why there are so many similarities to the second film. Synopsis: When Hong Kong police negotiator Lee Chung-c...
by Jeffrey Hu
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I Eat Green Berets For Breakfast: Commando

Plot: Retired Special Forces soldier John Matrix (Arnold Schwarzenegger) lives with daughter Jenny (Alyssa Milano) in isolation, but his privacy is disturbed by former commander Franklin Kirby (James Olson), who warns him that ...
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Kid Fury (2017) Episode 1 Review

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The Verdict: 4.5 / 5 - Essential
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