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Trailers

New War for the Planet of the Apes Trailer

I’ve really enjoyed the past 2 Planet of the Apes movies so i’ll be there to check this one out when it hits theatres in July.  Plot: Caesar (Andy Serkis) and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless colonel (Woody Harrelson). After the apes suffer […]

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Trailer for Steven Seagal’s China Salesman

I forgot this movie was even happening but I’m hoping Seagal is more than a glorified cameo and is one of the main stars; judging by the trailer it looks like his role may be small but it’s cool to see Mike Tyson punching people in the face. The movie is written and directed by Tan […]

Classic Action Scenes

The Punisher Arrives: Punisher: War Zone

I remember watching this movie in the theatre back in 2008 and I’ll stick my hand up and say I’ve always really enjoyed it; it has a huge bodycount and this scene alone has our boy Frank shooting, decapitating and impaling gangsters left and right. The dude getting the chair leg through the eye was […]

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New Trailer for Luc Besson’s Valerian

VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS is the visually spectacular new adventure film from Luc Besson, the legendary director of The Professional, The Fifth Element and Lucy, based on the ground-breaking comic book series which inspired a generation of artists, writers and filmmakers. In the 28th century, Valerian (Dane DeHaan) and Laureline (Cara […]

News

Netflix Picks Up Gareth Evans’ ‘Apostle’

I know we’re all waiting for The Raid 3 but that doesn’t seem to be on the cards any time soon so for now we can look forward to Gareth Evan’s next flick entitled ‘Apostle.’ It tells the story of a man who travels to a remote island and attempts to rescue his sister after she’s […]

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Kill ‘Em All Hits Blu-ray in June

The upcoming Jean-Claude Claude Van Damme actioner Kill ‘Em All will be making it’s way to DVD and Blu-ray on June 6, 2017. It’s story is set after a massive shootout, where a mysterious stranger (Van Damme) arrives at a local hospital on the brink of death. Then, a foreign gang brazenly comes to the hospital […]


 
 

 

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!
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Out for a Kill (2003) Review

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The Verdict: 0.5 / 5 - Painful
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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...
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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 ...
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New Trailer for Alien: Covenant

Ridley Scott returns to the universe he created, with ALIEN: COVENANT, a new chapter in his groundbreaking ALIEN franchise. The crew of the colony ship Covenant, bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, discover...
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Eric Jacobus & Clayton J. Barber Interview

Eric Jacobus & Clayton J. Barber have a new short film which is getting released online tomorrow called Blindsided. I watched it last week and it’s a massively entertaining and fast paced action comedy. I chat with Er...
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Final Trailer for Kong: Skull Island

This is probably my favourite trailer yet as the music is a really odd choice but it strangely works in creating something a little different. I’ll be there next week for sure. On March 10, 2017, the producers of Godzilla...
by Eoin Friel