Archive for: action

  • How I Spent My Summer Vacation

    How I Spent My Summer Vacation

    80′s Aussie action star Mel Gibson is back in ‘How I Spent My Summer Vacation’. It feels a bit strange that when Mel Gibson’s public persona and popularity is at an all time low he seems to be making some great films. Take ‘Apocalypto’, this was released 6 years ago when we learned that he [...]

  • Eclectic Method – Fight Dub

    Eclectic Method – Fight Dub

    Our favourite video mash-up artists Eclectic Method explore the idea of mixing up fight sequences from different films and timing beats with each punch and kick. Sit back and watch Happy Gilmore knocking out Indiana Jones and Bruce Lee repaying Uma Thurman for nicking his yellow onesie in Kill Bill.

  • Hansel and Gretel Witch Hunters

    Hansel and Gretel Witch Hunters

    Hansel and Gretel Witch Hunters stars Jeremy Renner and Gemma Arterton and picks up their story some 15 years after their traumatic gingerbread-house incident. Together they are a formidable team of bounty hunters who track and kill witches all over the world. This a great looking mash-up film with the same feel of Abraham Lincoln: [...]

  • The Last Stand

    The Last Stand

    Now that old Arnie has been relieved of Guvnor duties it has given him time to return back to the big screen. Directed by Korean director Jee-woon Kim (A Tale of Two Sisters, The Good, the Bad, the Weird) The Last Stand sees Arnie as a country sheriff who gets entangled up in the chaos [...]

  • Battleship Limited Steelbox Edition

    Battleship Limited Steelbox Edition

    Inspired by Hasbro’s classic naval combat game, Battleship stars Liam Neeson, Alexander Skarsgård, Taylor Kitsch, Rihanna, Billy Slaughter and is an epic-scaled action-adventure that unfolds across the seas, in the skies and over land as our planet fights for survival against a superior force. Available from Amazon>>

  • The Man With The Iron Fists

    The Man With The Iron Fists

    Under the guidance of his best buddy Quentin Tarantino, Rza makes his first feature film director & co-writer debut with ‘The man with the iron fists’. Staring Russell Crowe, Lucy Lui and Rza himself, the story takes place in feudal China and revolves around Rza who is a weapons blacksmith who ends up using his [...]

  • Total Recall Trailer 2

    Total Recall Trailer 2

    A second trailer has just been released for the reboot of the 90s Arnie film ‘Total Recall’. Colin Farrel picks up the Arnold Schwarzenegger role with Kate Beckinsale taking over the Sharon Stone character. Adapted from a short story by Philip K. Dick, Total Recall tells the story of Douglas Quaid (Farrell) who surface seems [...]

  • Contraband Blu Ray

    Contraband Blu Ray

    Mark Wahlberg leads the cast of Contraband, a fast-paced thriller about a man trying to stay out of a world he worked so hard to leave behind and the family he’ll do anything to protect. Set in New Orleans, the film explores the cutthroat underground world of international smuggling—full of desperate criminals and corrupt officials, [...]

  • Cleanskin Blu Ray

    Cleanskin Blu Ray

    Sean Bean plays Ewan, a Secret Service Agent deep undercover in London’s criminal under belly, on the heels of a terrorist cell. His mission: to terminate with extreme prejudice. Also starring Charlotte Rampling and James Fox as his operators and Abhin Galeya as Ash, the eponymous ‘cleanskin’, an extremist unknown to the security services and [...]

  • Taken 2

    Taken 2

    Now relocated to Istanbul, Bryan Mills (Liam Neeson) is suddenly surprised by a visit from his ex wife (Famke Janssen) and daughter (Maggie Grace). But unknown to Mills the father of a kidnapper who he killed while he was recusing his daughter has tracked him and his family down and seeks vengeance.

  • The Bourne Legacy

    The Bourne Legacy

    According to IMDB the Bourne Legacy is neither a prequel or sequel to any of the Bourne Identity movies headed up by Matt Damon and directors Doug Liam and Paul Greengrass, but instead is a completely new screen play and could be called an un-official spin-off. But from this second trailer, we see scenes from [...]

  • Safe House Limited Edition Steelbook

    Safe House Limited Edition Steelbook

    Denzel Washington and Ryan Reynolds star in this action packed thriller set in South Africa. Washington plays the most dangerous renegade from the CIA who has been on the run for last decade. When he sudden appears back the grid and captured by the CIA, he is taken to a safe house where Ryan Reynolds [...]

  • The Grey Blu Ray

    The Grey Blu Ray

    Liam Neeson leads an unruly group of oil-rig roughnecks when their plane crashes into the remote Alaskan wilderness. Battling mortal injuries and merciless weather, the survivors have only a few days to escape the icy elements and a vicious pack of rogue wolves on the hunt before their time runs out. Available online from Amazon>>

  • Haywire Blu Ray

    Haywire Blu Ray

    Staring former MMA star Gina Carano, Haywire is directed by Stephen Soderbergh and tells the story of Mallory Kane, a highly-trained black ops specialist, contracted for hazardous covert missions by the US Government. A straight forward extraction of a Chinese journalist held hostage in a Barcelona safe house quickly unravels and she barely escapes with [...]

  • Three Point Landing

    Three Point Landing

    When dropping from a great height or having just performed a particularly cool move all superheros and gals, land in a three point landing position. This is where the character lands on the ground in a crouching position, feet wide apart and supporting their weight with one hand on the floor while the other hand [...]

  • Chernobyl Diaries

    Chernobyl Diaries

    Using the Chernobyl nuclear power station disaster as a backdrop, Oren Peli (Paranormal Activity) takes us on a thrilling journey as we follow six young tourists decide to go off the beat track whilst vacationing in Russia. They hire an ‘extreme guide’ who takes them to the city of Pripyat, the former home to the [...]

  • The Amazing Spiderman Trailer 3

    The Amazing Spiderman Trailer 3

    This is the third trailer for the reboot of the Spiderman franchise. Taking up the lead role of Peter Parker is Andrew Garfield and the story takes a slightly different narrative as we see Peter Parker trying to find out exactly what happened to his parents. Joining the cast are Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans, Denis [...]

  • Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol Blu Ray

    Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol Blu Ray

    The IMF is shut down when it’s implicated in the bombing of the Kremlin, causing Ethan Hunt and his new team to go rogue to clear their organization’s name. Avaliable now from Amazon>>

  • Total Recall 2012- Full Trailer

    Total Recall 2012- Full Trailer

    With a release date of August 3rd the first full trailer for the reboot of Total Recall has been released. Colin Farrel takes on the role of Quaid made famous by Arnold Schwarzenegger back in the 90s. Kate Beckinsale, Bryan Cranston, Jessica Biel, Bill Nighy and Ethan Hawke join Farrell for this hotly anticipated summer [...]

  • Prometheus Full Trailer

    Prometheus Full Trailer

    A full trailer for the most anticipated Ridley Scott sci-fi film Prometheus has just been released and although he has gone on record saying that the film is not a Alien pre-quel it sure looks like as if it’s going to scare the B-Jesus out of us all.

  • Marvel’s The Avengers Super Bowl XLVI Commercial

    Marvel’s The Avengers Super Bowl XLVI Commercial

    This extended trailer was shown during last week’s Superbowl and perhaps drops the best line from the movie. “We have an army” Loki states. “We have a Hulk” Tony Stark replies.

  • The Amazing Spider-Man

    The Amazing Spider-Man

    Whilst in our opinion 10 years (and only 5 years since the release of Spider-Man 3) is a little too soon to be making a reboot of the franchise, on paper the Amazing Spider-Man is taking a slightly different slant in narrative and delves deeper into the sudden death of Peter Parkers parents which is [...]

  • Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter

    Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter

    Yes, we had did a double take when we first read the title of this new Tim Burton production. Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter is based on a mash up novel of the same name by Seth Grahame-Smith, who would later be taken on to write the screen play. Directed by Timur Bekmambetov (Night watch, Day [...]

  • The Bourne Legacy

    The Bourne Legacy

    When director Paul Greengrass was asked whether he would consider directing a sequel to his 2007 film ‘The Bourne Ultimatum’ he joked by saying that it he would only do it if the title was ‘The Bourne Redundancy’. This new chapter in the Bourne universe isn’t a sequel, a prequel or even a reboot it [...]