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Review: Iron Mask

November 24, 2020

Much hyped due to the first on-screen match-up between Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jackie Chan, Iron Mask features that fight and so much more in its over the top fantasy adventure that is arguably too overstuffed with plot and side characters.

Review: Jiu Jitsu

November 23, 2020

Combining elements of Mortal Kombat, Predator and The Bourne Identity, martial arts mash-up Jiu Jitsu is out now on Digital, VOD and in select theaters as Nicolas Cage, Alain Moussi, Juju Chan, Frank Grillo, Tony Jaa, Marrese Camp, and more team up to battle an intergalactic warrior named Brax, who comes to Earth every six years looking for honorable battles or else he will destroy the planet.

Review: Seized

October 13, 2020

Scott Adkins reteams with director Isaac Florentine for the new action movie Seized, where Adkins plays a former special forces operative who is forced to go on a series of escalating missions for a cartel boss who has kidnapped his son.

Review: By Night’s End

October 9, 2020

Out this week on digital platforms, By Night’s End is an effective and tense new thriller from director Walker Whited. Michelle Rose and Karl Yue star as married couple Heather and Mark, who are in a rough place with tragic events in their past and current economic concerns.  When a man named Parker (Carlos Aviles) […]

Review: The Last Laugh

September 15, 2020

A struggling stand-up comedian gets the biggest opportunity of his career opening for a big name comic but a killer is stalking backstage before the show in the new slasher movie from director Jeremy Berg, The Last Laugh, now available to rent or buy on VOD.

Review: Range Runners

September 11, 2020

While on a multi-day grueling run through an isolated forest trailer, Mel (Celeste M. Cooper) is ambushed by two desperate men who steal her backpack of supplies and leave her tied up and stranded. Mel has to figure out a way to get free and then determine if she wants to push on and take back what is hers in the new survival thriller Range Runners.

Review: The Prey

August 21, 2020

Loosely based on The Most Dangerous Game, The Prey finds Chinese undercover cop Xin arrested by the Cambodian police and thrown into a brutal jungle prison where the sadistic warden uses the prisoners as prey for wealthy big-game hunters looking to hunt them for sport.

Review: Legacy of Lies

July 28, 2020

Scott Adkins stars in his latest action-thriller, Legacy of Lies, as former MI6 agent Martin Baxter, who becomes caught between the CIA/MI6 and the Russians when a reporter requests his help to recover top-secret files that were a part of the mission that resulted in Martin’s wife getting killed and his quitting the service 12 years earlier.

Review: The Old Guard

July 14, 2020

Based on the comic by Greg Rucka and Leandro Fernandez, The Old Guard brings more excellent action to Netflix as Charlize Theron leads a team of immortal mercenaries whose existence is threatened by an ex-CIA agent and evil pharma CEO who want to figure out and exploit their unique gift.