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Robert Rodriguez To Direct Escape From New York Remake

I actually don’t mind this news as I like Robert Rodriguez and he normally makes good old fashioned violent movies. According to Deadline “he is getting the gig to direct Escape From New York, the remake of John Carpenter’s iconic 1981 film that’s set up at 20th Century Fox. The studio won a bidding battle […]

Short Films

Teaser for Ramin Sohrab’s Short Film VIULU

Viulu is a Short proof-of-concept video filmed in Helsinki, Finland from Director Ramin Sohrab and tells the story of an ex-hitman who tries to play Violin one last time for his wife. But first he must track down the gangsters that took it from him. Starring: Saeid Rajabi, Sami Huhtala, Maksim Pavlenko, Ramin Sohrab, Sonja […]

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Power Rangers (2017) Review

Plot: A group of high-school kids, who are infused with unique superpowers, harness their abilities in order to save the world. Review: Spinning out of our childhoods, “Power Rangers” tries to deliver that nostalgic feeling we had as a kid. I remember watching the “Power Rangers” in total awe while clutching my Red Ranger figure – […]

Clips

Havana Race Clip from Fate of the Furious

This is probably the best clip I’ve seen from this movie yet as it seems to go back to the series’ roots and is an actual car race through the streets of Havana. Plot: Now that Dom (Vin Diesel) and Letty (Michelle Rodriguez) are on their honeymoon, Brian and Mia have retired from the game, […]

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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 […]

Articles

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 […]


 
 

 

Netflix Announces Grounbreaking Zombie Series, KINGDOM, Premiering In 2018

It became clear back in 2015 that the sensible thing to do was to follow the work of director Kim Seong-Hun after missing his most recent corrupt cop thriller, A Hard Day. His latest contained survival thriller, The Tunnel, was...
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Cruelest Action Movie Death Ever?

It’s tough to choose what the cruelest movie death is; I don’t necessarily mean the most violent. I’m talking about a character who hasn’t done anything to warrant such a brutal death which makes you feel really bad for...
by Eoin Friel
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First Teaser for Deadpool 2

Logan is now out in theatres and has already made $33 million on Friday night alone proving once again that R rated action is where its at once again. Yay! Speaking of that, before Logan there is a teaser trailer to another upc...
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Trailer to Altitude With Dolph Lundgren

SYNOPSIS: Gretchen Blair (Denise Richards) is a headstrong FBI agent who goes rogue on a hostage negotiation and is sent packing to a desk job back in DC. By a stroke of luck, she’s upgraded to business class on her flight—...
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Headshot is Now on iTunes!

With everyone talking about Logan this weekend there’s another R rated actioner out which is a little under the radar. We’ve been talking about it for what feels like years but Headshot starring Iko Uwais is finally...
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Don’t Kill It (2017) Review

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The Verdict: 3.5 / 5 - High Octane!
by Eoin Friel
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Donnie Yen Joins Sleeping Dogs

More Donnie Yen is always a good thing so I’m pleased to say that according to Deadline “Yen is set to star in a new feature from Moritz entitled Sleeping Dogs, which is based on the top-selling video game by S...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

New Pirates of the Caribbean 5 Trailer

SYNOPSIS: Johnny Depp returns to the big screen as the iconic, swashbuckling anti-hero Jack Sparrow in the all-new “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales.” The rip-roaring adventure finds down-on-his-luck Captain...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Revisiting Trespass (1992)

After the sad passing of Bill Paxton over the weekend I thought I would watch one of his lesser discussed movies (no, not Near Dark) called Trespass which co-stars William Sadler, Ice-T and Ice Cube. Directed by the legendary W...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Out for a Kill (2003) Review

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The Verdict: 0.5 / 5 - Painful
by Eoin Friel
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New Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Trailer

Today we have another new look at the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy sequel which hits theatres in May.  SYNOPSIS: Set to the backdrop of ‘Awesome Mixtape #2,’ Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 co...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Short Film: Blindsided (2017)

Well, the wait is finally over and today the new short film Blindsided from Eric Jacobus and Clayton Barber has arrived. Blindsided tells the tale of Blind man and apple pie connoisseur Walter Cooke (Eric Jacobus) who ventures ...
by Eoin Friel