Zach is solo this week but still dives into the first Mortal Kombat reboot trailer, the surprisingly dark Cruella trailer, a new take on Stephen King’s novel of The Running Man from Edgar Wright, The Last of Us HBO series casting, Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure, Rebel Without a Cause, a comic continuation of Batman 89 and Superman 78 and more.
Arriving on HBO Max and in theaters in April, Mortal Kombat returns to live-action with an R rated reboot starring Lewis Tan, Joe Taslim, Jessica McNamee, Mehcad Brooks, Hiroyuki Sanada, Ludi Lin, Max Huang and more as the best warriors of Earthrealm battle for the fate of the planet against the supernatural warriors of Outworld.
This week on the Everything Actioncast, Zach and Chris talk about the first two episodes of Wandavision, the first trailer for Willy’s Wonderland with Nicolas Cage, the first look at the new Mortal Kombat, a Naked Gun reboot with Liam Neeson, A Gnome Named Gnorm, the strange return of Batwoman and more.
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.
Director Joshua Tsui, who worked on the Mortal Kombat franchise and was the model for Liu Kang in Mortal Kombat IV, is bringing the over the top story of Midway Games and their legendary arcade catalog to Alamo Drafthouse on Demand and select theaters with the documentary Insert Coin.
Nic Cage, Tony Jaa, Alain Moussi, Frank Grillo and Juju Chan Battle an Alien Warrior in Jiu Jitsu (Trailer)
Nicolas Cage leads a squad of martial arts warriors who have to battle an alien warrior every six years to protect the Earth from destruction in Jiu Jitsu.
Mortal Kombat gets animated with the first R rated adaptation of the long-running franchise, Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion’s Revenge, which puts a new spin on the story of the original Mortal Kombat by focusing on Scorpion and his quest for vengeance against Sub-Zero.
This week on the podcast, Zach and Chris talk about the new Mortal Kombat animated movie, the BBC/Netflix Dracula, a reboot of The Thing, the series finale of Arrow, a possible Beast Wars movie and more.