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Kill Count: Red Sun (1971)

If you’ve never seen this movie then you are missing out on one of Charles Bronson’s finest hours. It tells the story of a train carrying a Japanese delegation with a ceremonial sword for President Grant that is robbed by bandits led by Link (Charles Bronson) and Gauche (Alain Delon). When Gauche double-crosses him and […]


Matthias Hues Interview on Black Rose

  Legend of Action Matthias Hues needs no introduction and has made a name for himself as one of the hardest working actors in the business.   He has a role in Alexander Nevsky’s latest movie Black Rose and chats with us about his involvement.    Although you only have a small role in Black […]

Action Crime Drama

We Still Steal the Old Way (2017) Review

Plot: An aging criminal outfit carries out a daring robbery, only to be caught in the midst of its heist. Sentenced to hard time in Britain’s toughest prison, the outfit encounters a nemesis from the past who is intent on settling an old score. Review: I’ve always enjoyed British gangster flicks with people calling each […]


Alexander Nevsky Interview

Alexander Nevsky’s directorial debut Black Rose is out soon and tells the tale of a Russian Police Major who is enlisted by the LAPD to help solve a series of gruesome murders perpetrated against young women by a sadistic sociopathic killer on the mean streets of Hollywood. Alexander chatted with The Action Elite about the project. […]


The Marine 5: Battleground (2017) Review

Plot: Jake Carter (Mike “The Miz” Mizanin) protects a person of interest from a ruthless biker gang. Review: It’s hard to believe this series is now on its 5th entry but I’ve always had a soft spot for these movies as they are a fun throwback to 80’s style actioners. It’s definitely starting to show […]


First Trailer for Kingsman: The Golden Circle

The first Kingsman was a lot of fun and frankly far more entertaining than any of the recent Bond outings and today we have the first trailer to the new sequel entitled Kingsman: The Golden Circle. Plot: With their headquarters destroyed and the world held hostage, members of Kingsman find new allies when they discover […]



Behold the Teaser Trailer to Savage Dog!

Scott Adkins is back in director Jesse Johnson’s action movie Savage Dog; it co-stars Marko Zaror, Juju Chan, Keith David, Vladimir Kulich and Cung Le. This looks like something rather different and I can’t wait to ...
by Eoin Friel


Savage Dog Interviews: JuJu Chan and Sheena Chou

Lead photo (C) 2016 Ben Burton Greetings action lovers worldwide, Xlrator Media recently released the official trailer for the new action film Savage Dog. Although these two interviews were posted last year on Dan’s Movie...
by Dan Templegod



That Die Hard Prequel Movie Has a Title

I’ll be honest and say I’d forgotten this movie was a thing and was hoping they had forgotten about it too but yes they are still doing the Die Hard prequel movie and according to Len Wiseman’s official Instag...
by Eoin Friel


Smiling Proud Wanderer: Exclusive Set Photos

Greetings action lovers worldwide. Actress and Wushu Warrior CongCong Han has provided exclusive photos to The Action Elite from the series ‘Smiling Proud Wanderer’. The series based on a Jin Yong novel films now th...
by Dan Templegod



How Mobile Apps Are Playing with Your Mind

How can a simple app make you fall into a trap? – It just has to turn into a mobile slot machine, e.g. the best can be found at One of the main reasons is a psychological aspect...
by admin


Batfleck Will Not Direct The Batman

I think we all saw this coming and I get the feeling Ben Affleck just wasn’t enjoying all the pressure from fans about the upcoming 2018 movie The Batman so it looks like he will no longer be in the director’s chair...
by Eoin Friel



‘Aquaman’ Finds Its Black Manta

I was kind of hoping Black Manta would be played by Michael Jai White as he was totally up for role but it isn’t meant to be as the villain will instead be played by Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, who starred in Netflix’s Baz Luhrm...
by Eoin Friel


Up Next for Liam Neeson

It’s been a while since we’ve seen Liam Neeson bitchslap some bad guys but it looks like he’s about to go out for some good old-fashioned revenge in a movie called Hard Powder. Adapting Moland’s Norwegi...
by Eoin Friel



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


Transformers: The Last Knight New TV Spot

The Last Knight shatters the core myths of the Transformers franchise, and redefines what it means to be a hero. Humans and Transformers are at war, Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets...
by Alex Paul



Battle Of The Gods On Encantadia

Top rated fantasy series Encantadia upped the action this past week with a battle of the Gods. Janice Hung as Bathalumang Ether has worked on the show this week locked in an epic battle with other Gods on the show. Encantadia i...
by Dan Templegod


Moving Tribute Video to Jackie Chan

This is a fantastic 9 minute video featuring interviews with Jackie Chan’s original Stunt Team; many of which Jackie hasn’t seen for years. What ensues is a lot of hugging and crying, but it’s all tears of man...
by Eoin Friel