In The Crosshairs

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RIP Michael Nyqvist

2017 is proving even worse than last year with the sad news that Swedish actor Michael Nyqvist, who starred in the original “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” films alongside Noomi Rapace, died on Tuesday following a battle with lung cancer, his representative confirmed. He was 56. “On behalf of Michael Nyqvist’s representatives and family, it […]

Classic Action Scenes

Face/Off: Crashing the Plane (1997)

“FLY BITCH!” Today marks the 20th anniversary of the John Woo classic Face/Off starring Nicolas Cage and John Travolta as an FBI agent and terrorist who swap faces. To this day it remains a bonkers concept but our two leads are lapping up every moment and the action is superlative as you’d expect. This scene […]

Interviews

TRACEY BIRDSALL INTERVIEW

Sony Pictures’ ROGUE WARRIOR : ROBOT FIGHTER will screen at the Sutter Creek Theater from June 30 – July 9. ROGUE WARRIOR : ROBOT FIGHTER, described as a mix of “Mad Max” and “Star Wars”, is a science fiction film set in the distant future depicting the overthrow of humanity by artificial intelligence on Earth […]

News

Jake Busey’s Predator Character Revealed?

Although I had become less interested in The Predator of late this new piece of info has raised my spirits as it will directly connect to the first two Predator films, especially part 2. Speaking with The Red Booth, Jake Busey stated: “[Shane Black] called me and he said ‘Hey, you wanna do this movie? […]

Clips

New Atomic Blonde Clip | Chapter 3

The way they keep releasing clips for this movie the less we’ll need to see it in theatres as we’ll have seen most of it already. Anyway, if you want to see another clip we have a new fight scene from Atomic Blonde. Plot: A high-stakes, global action-thriller that takes place in the city of […]

News

The Accountant Sequel is in The Crosshairs

According to Deadline “Warner Bros is mobilizing a sequel to the 2016 hit The Accountant. Screenwriter Bill Dubuque, director Gavin O’Connor and Ben Affleck are in talks to return, along with the producers Lynette Howell Taylor and Mark Williams. All those deals are being worked out right now. I’m told they will then work out […]


 
 

 

Teaser Trailer for Escape From Ensenada

Written by Robert Thompson and directed by Brandon Slagle (the upcoming “Crossbreed”), “Escape From Ensenada” follows the story of two College Students who – while on vacation in Baja, are kidnapped by a vicio...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Short Film: The Last Shot

Synopsis: A man is driving into darkness.To redeem himself, he is sent by his crimelord boss to led the assault on a rival gang safehouse. Limitless and whithout mercy, he will face some overtrained mercs and a ruthless gangste...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Marine 5: Battleground Trailer

In the James Nunn-directed movie, The Miz reprises his role as Jake Carter, an ex-Marine who served in the Middle East and is now saving civilian lives stateside as an EMT. Carter responds to an emergency call, which leads to h...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

The Shadow Effect Trailer

Jonathan Rhys Meyers and Cam Gigandet star in this action thriller with Meyers playing a scientist researching the phenomenon of the waking dream. When a young subject’s violent dreams merge with reality and begin to mirror p...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Vengeance: A Love Story Official Trailer

Nic Cage is back (again) but this time he stars in this hard hitting revenge actioner which definitely gives off a 70’s vibe. PLOT: A gulf war veteran seeks vengeance against those who assaulted a single mother. CAST: Nic...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

JOHN WICK ORIGINS: KIRILL Pays Tribute To One Of Tasarov’s Other Dogs In New Fan Film

Keanu Reeves sequel starrer John Wick: Chapter Two is nearing $100 million dollars at the box office following its release last week. The rollout continues this weekend in more territories including the U.K., which is still oth...
by Lee Golden
 

 

 

Mel Gibson to Direct Suicide Squad 2?

Apparently Warner Bros. want Mel Gibson to direct Suicide Squad 2. I doubt that would happen but an interesting choice; he’s one of the best directors out there and I’d love to see him directing a blockbuster like t...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Terminator Board Game Kickstarter

A few months back we posted about a new board games based on The Terminator and today we now have the link to the Kickstarter page courtesy of Wes Ray.  Space Goat Productions announced that they will be partnering with St...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

PLAN B: Catch The First Trailer For Reel Deal Action’s New Martial Arts Comedy Debut

You probably knew of this as much as I did. If not, consider yourself part of an audience of the delightfully suprised with the new German martial arts action comedy, Plan B: Scheiss Auf Plan A. The core team of German stunt an...
by Lee Golden
 

 
 

Dolph’s Don’t Kill It Has A Release Date

Dolph Lundgren’s Don’t Kill It is being released by Archstone Distribution in limited theaters on March 3rd. It’s also set to hit Digital VOD via Sony Pictures Home Entertainment on the same day. SYNOPSIS: An ...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Eric Jacobus is Back in New Martial Arts Action Short “Blindsided”!

Blind man and apple pie connoisseur Walter Cooke (Eric Jacobus) ventures to his neighborhood corner store to buy milk and apples. When mafia thugs try to shake down the storeowner (played by action film veteran Roger Yuan, R...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Fans Want Donnie Yen For Sub-Mariner

It looks like the success of Rogue One and XXX: Return of Xander Cage have put Donnie Yen on the radars of a lot of comic book fans as over the weekend Instagram went a little crazy suggesting that the martial arts legend play ...
by Eoin Friel