The fourth entry in The Purge franchise heads back to where it all started as the recently elected New Founding Fathers conduct an “experiment” in Staten Island which is the titular First Purge that the local residents fight to survive.
Initially using one of the annual Purges to try and get revenge for his son, Leo Barnes defends a group of innocent people trapped outside and eventually becomes the head of security for anti-Purge presidential candidate Charlie Roan.
Bruce Willis and Frank Grillo team up to hunt down and stop a violent bank robber in the upcoming Lionsgate action movie, Reprisal.
An elite sniper who is recruited into China’s “Wolf Warriors” unit, Leng Feng defends his comrades and innocent civilians from two different groups of mercenaries, one at home and one after he flees to Africa following a stay in prison.
Frank Grillo’s getaway driver goes on the run when a bank robbery goes wrong in the upcoming Netflix action thriller, Wheelman.
Probably no one expected a sequel to 2010’s Skyline, let alone one with Frank Grillo and Iko Uwais, but that’s exactly what we are getting soon with Beyond Skyline, where those two bad asses fight back against the invading aliens who are abducting massive amounts of people, including Grillo’s son.
Mel Gibson is the front runner for directing Suicide Squad 2, Donald Glover is the new Lion King, Matt Reeves drops out of The Batman, Joe Carnahan is directing a “reimagining” of The Raid and much more in this week’s News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe discuss the on going roller coaster ride of The Batman, the possibility of Mel Gibson directing Suicide Squad 2, Lego Batman, John Wick Chapter 2, evil ventriloquist dummies, the life of Ip Man and more.
Former DEA agent Phil Broker is trying to make a new life for him and his daughter but he gets on the wrong side of local meth dealer Gator Bodine and a gang of bikers.
Starring a returning Frank Grillo, The Purge: Election Year maintains the schlocky, B-movie action tone of The Purge: Anarchy, even if isn’t quite as good as that entry in the series.