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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 […]


 
 

 

New TV Spot for Ghost in the Shell

This TV spot will be playing during the Superbowl this weekend but it’s come online early and you can check it out below. Plot: Ghost in the Shell follows the Major, a special ops, one-of-a-kind human-cyborg hybrid, who l...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Gareth Evans wants Scott Adkins & Michael Jai White for ‘The Raid’ Remake

Crave Online are at SXSW and filed this article. It was recently announced that Patrick Hughes was signed to direct the English Language remake of The Raid. Original The Raid director Gareth Evans was in Austin for South by Sou...
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Blu Ray Cover Art, New Stills & Synopsis for Anchor Bay’s Excision

We have some new stills and a synopsis for the disturbing, psychological horror film Excision, coming soon to Blu ray/DVD.     UPDATE: Bonus feature on the Excision Blu-ray™ and DVD: audio commentary with writer/dir...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Enter To Win Passes To Cineplex’s Great Digital Film Festival

As we reported, the countdown to this year’s ‘Great Digital Film Festival’ is on! Cineplex Events has announced the line-up for its seventh annual celebration of pop-culture films, returning to select Cineplex theatres ac...
by Alex Paul
 

 

 

Total Recall Remake DVD/Blu Ray Specs

I never did bother seeing this film and I’m not in any great rush, apparently neither was the rest of the world considering its box office, but I’m sure someone out there cares about the specs for the upcoming Exten...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

What Are the Odds of You Winning a Bet?

The world of gambling is often frowned upon largely because it is seen as a way to lose money. Gambling is also associated with the problem of addiction and it does not help matters either. Yet, is it true that people only lose...
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Bullet to the Head (2013) Review

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The Verdict: 4 / 5 - Explosive!
by Eoin Friel
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Could Deadpool Mean More R Rated Action?

I’m sure most of us have gone to see Deadpool over the past few days and thoroughly enjoyed his foulmouthed antics; we also enjoyed seeing the box office results where the film has made a whopping $260,174,858 worldwide i...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Piece of the Action Podcast: 2 Safe 2 Transport

Cory G and The Goat return and this week they discuss the Jason Statham movies Safe and The Transporter. But all that comes after some in depth dissection of the master known as Steven Seagal… and Treach. You can either c...
by Cory G
 

 
 

Remembering Tony Scott

It’s hard to believe that’s it’s over a year now since the tragic death of iconic director Tony Scott. Even now I keep wishing it had been some terrible mistake and he was actually still around as he had been ...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 
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Breaking Bats: Is Bryan Cranston the New Lex Luthor?

With the announcement that Daredevil (Ben Affleck) would be playing Batman in the upcoming Batman vs. Superman film, rumours are now swirling about who will play Superman’s nemesis Lex Luthor. Apparently Breaking Bad̵...
by Eoin Friel