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RIP Sonny Landham

It’s with great sadness that we announce the passing of Sonny Landham; the actor best known for his roles in Predator, 48 Hours and Lock Up died from congestive heart failure on Thursday at a hospital in Kentucky. He’s survived by his son, William, and daughter, Priscilla. I hope you find peace, sir. RIP. Source: […]

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New Trailer for Warfighter

I’d never heard of this movie before today but it looks like it could be entertaining and you can never go wrong with Paul Logan. Plot: A NAVY SEAL with nightmarish PTSD, and his team, rescue an American POW and fight to get back home. Release Date: 15 December 2017

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New Teaser Trailer for The Punisher

There’s no such thing as too much Frank Castle and today we have a new trailer for the upcoming Netflix TV series of The Punisher. My personal favourite Marvel character, I might add.  Plot: After the murder of his family, Frank Castle is both haunted and hunted. In the criminal underworld, he’ll become known as […]

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Ultimate Justice Gets a Release Date

We’ve been talking about this movie for ages and now we are finally going to get to see it as it now has a DVD release date of October 3rd! Ultimate Justice stars Mark Dacascos, Matthias Hues and Mike Moeller. SYNOPSIS: A team of former Special Ops elite soldiers, whose friendship was forged in battle […]

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New American Assassin Trailer

I’m really looking forward to this movie; think this and The Foreigner are my most anticipated for the rest of the year. Plot: AMERICAN ASSASSIN follows the rise of Mitch Rapp (Dylan O’Brien), a CIA black ops recruit under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley (Michael Keaton). The pair is then enlisted by […]

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Shot Caller (2017) Review

Plot: Recently released from prison, a gang member finds himself forced by his leaders to orchestrate a major crime with a rival gang Review: The cast alone had me immediately interested in Shot Caller; like every other movie this year it has Jon Bernthal in it but also stars Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Lake Bell, Jeffrey Donovan […]


 
 

 

Why is The Punisher so Hard to Adapt in Live Action?

News of this possible TV Series where Frank Castle is a Detective by day, Vigilante by night raises a question fans have been asking for a long time. In a time when comic book based movies are dominating the Box Office, and eve...
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Legends of Action: Sylvester Stallone

Sylvester Stallone is the greatest action star of all time. Better than Arnie? Yep, but why? Because Stallone has single-handedly kept the action genre alive. Arnie retired and turned to politics, while Sly kept working in movi...
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Legends of Action: Clint Eastwood

The man, the myth, the legend. If you do not worship at the altar of Clint, then you are an old man and a fool! Dirty Harry. Need I say more? Well, alright then if you insist. Dirty Harry is arguably my all time favourite movie...
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Legends of Action: Kurt Russell

I don’t think I’ve ever met anyone who doesn’t like Kurt Russell. He’s just so darn cool, such a great actor and has starred in some of my favourite actioners. I really wish he would star in more movies ...
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Legends of Action: Scott Adkins

OK, someone please tell me why this man isn’t in every blockbuster? Not only is he a great fighter but the man can act and has great charisma. Watch Undisputed 2 & 3 with a side order of Ninja and you’ll see wha...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Legends of Action: Steve Austin

Everyone knows Steve Austin began his action career as a wrestler with World Championship Wrestling (WCW), Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW) and most famously, the WWE. He was forced to retire from wrestling in early 2003 du...
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Legends of Action: Bruce Willis

One of the action genre’s most unlikely of heroes, turns out to be one of its biggest and best! Bruce Willis began his career in the 80’s, with more light-hearted and even comedic turns in wine cooler commercials and eventu...
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Legends of Action: Steven Seagal

Steven Seagal is not only an action hero on-screen, but in real life as well. He’s a reserve deputy Sheriff in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana and gives cops lessons on how to kick some criminal ass. He spent a lot of his adu...
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Legends of Action: Liam Neeson

I think it’s safe to say that our Liam has earned a place amongst the action greats. With his roles in Batman Begins, Star Wars, The A-Team, The Grey, The Dead Pool, Clash/Wrath of the Titans and Taken to name but a few; ...
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Legends of Action: Nicolas Cage

People don’t usually connect Nicolas Cage with the action genre. Being the son of a Coppola, he obviously doesn’t have much in the way of action cred. We connect Cage with quirky comedies or the occasional batshit c...
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Brandon Nutt Interview

Eoin: I’m joined by Brandon Nutt, the Director of the new Randy Couture actioner Hijacked, which also stars Vinnie Jones and Dominic Purcell. Thanks for joining us Brandon. How are you? Brandon: You’re quite welcome; I’m ...
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10 of the Best: Action Movie Directors

1. James Cameron – Not much of a surprise really. The first 2 Terminator movies are total classics; Aliens (best of the series), The Abyss, True Lies and Avatar . Avatar is visually stunning, and shut up with your Dances ...
by Eoin Friel