Author Archives: JJ Bona

Want some Ninja? ‘The Master’ TV Series coming to Blu-ray

Good news for ninja film buffs! Later this year, Kino Lorber will be releasing the Blu-ray set for 1984’s The Master: The Complete Series. In The Master (aka The Master Ninja), an aging American ninja (The Good, the Bad and the Ugly’s … Continue reading

Posted in News | 2 Comments

Katie Holmes, Jean Reno unite for Ryuhei Kitamura actioner

Just last month, it was revealed that Ryuhei Kitamura (Versus) was back in full-on Midnight Meat Train/No One Lives mode with an upcoming, English-language horror flick titled Downrange – but now that it’s 100% completed, Kitamura is getting suited up for action with an upcoming … Continue reading

Posted in News | 1 Comment

Deal on Fire! Once Upon a Time in Shanghai | Blu-ray | Only $9.99 – Expires soon!

Today’s Deal on Fire is the Blu-ray for Once Upon a Time in Shanghai (read our review) a martial arts film directed by Wong Ching Po (Let’s Go!) with action choreography from the legendary Yuen Woo-ping (The Matrix). The plot of Once … Continue reading

Posted in Deals on Fire!, News | Leave a comment

Ultimate Justice | DVD (Sony)

RELEASE DATE: October 3, 2017 On October 3, 2017, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment is releasing the DVD for Martin Christopher Bode’s Ultimate Justice, the long-awaited, all-star actioner led by martial arts sensation, Mark Dacascos (Drive, Brotherhood of the Wolf). Ultimate Justice tells the … Continue reading

Posted in DVD/Blu-ray New Releases, Martial Arts Titles, News | Tagged | 12 Comments

Donnie Yen to deliver MMA in Kam Kar-wai’s ‘Big Brother’?

If you’ve been following your social media accounts, you’ve probably come across photos of Donnie Yen back on set for a mysterious, untitled movie that’s currently in production – but if you look closely – the title of the film is right … Continue reading

Posted in News | 2 Comments

Fabricated City | Blu-ray & DVD (Sony)

RELEASE DATE: October 3, 2017 On October 3, 2017, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment will release the Blu-ray & DVD for Fabricated City (read our review), a sci-fi actioner directed by Park Kwang-Hyun. In real life, Kwon Yoo (Ji Chang-Wook) is unemployed, but in the … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Titles, DVD/Blu-ray New Releases, Martial Arts Titles, News | Tagged | Leave a comment

Lee Byung-Hun and Kim Yun-Seok hide in ‘The Fortress’

From the acclaimed filmmaker behind Silenced and Miss Granny comes The Fortress (aka Namhansanseong), the newest feature from South Korean director Hwang Dong-Hyuk (My Father). Based on the novel by Kim Hoon, this epic thriller stars Lee Byung-Hun (Master), Kim Yun-Seok (The Chaser) and Park Hae-Il … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Wong Jing and Donnie Yen to Re-‘Enter the Fat Dragon’?

Now that director Wong Jing (Mission Milano) and martial arts star Donnie Yen (14 Blades) have Chasing the Dragon in-the-can, the two will re-team for Enter the Fat Dragon. Only time will tell if it’s a remake of the 1978 Sammo Hung classic of … Continue reading

Posted in News | 3 Comments

Deal on Fire! Ip Man Trilogy | Blu-ray | Only $12.99 – Expires soon!

Today’s Deal on Fire is the Blu-ray set for the complete Ip Man Trilogy, which contains 2008’s Ip Man, 2010’s Ip Man 2 and 2015’s Ip Man 3. One Great Man. One Inspiring Story. And now, one quintessential collection. This biographical … Continue reading

Posted in Deals on Fire!, News | Leave a comment

Deal on Fire! The Stool Pigeon | Blu-ray | Only $9.99 – Expires soon!

Today’s Deal on Fire is the Blu-ray for The Stool Pigeon, a 2010 Hong Kong action film directed by Dante Lam (That Demon Within) The Stool Pigeon (read our review) revolves around a police detective who uses informants to gain information about … Continue reading

Posted in Deals on Fire!, News | Leave a comment

Red Band Trailer for Takashi Miike’s ‘Blade of the Immortal’

Magnet Releasing is giving Takashi Miike’s (13 Assassins, Terra Formars) live-action movie adaptation of Hiroaki Samura’s manga, Blade of the Immortal, a limited theatrical release on November 3rd. This upcoming period samurai film stars Takuya Kimura (2046), Hana Sugisaki (Mozu: The Movie), Sota Fukushi (Library Wars), Hayato … Continue reading

Posted in News | 2 Comments

Ready for the ‘Expendables’ of kung fu legends and myths?

In addition to his latest production, Heavyweight Assassin, veteran Hong Kong director/writer Jeff Lau (Treasure Hunt) is currently shooting the all-star martial arts actioner Kung Fu Alliance (aka Kung Fu Big League). Considering the project’s impressive line up and the respective characters … Continue reading

Posted in News | 9 Comments

Well Go USA Goes Green for its ‘Memoir of a Murderer’ Poster

Well Go USA continues to kill the competition with their upcoming release of the highly-anticipated thriller, Memoir of a Murderer (not to be confused with Bong Jun-Ho’s similarly titled Memories of Murder) from director Won Shin-Yeon (The Suspect). Byeong-soo, a retired serial killer, lives … Continue reading

Posted in News | 3 Comments

First Trailer for Xu Haofeng’s ‘The Hidden Sword’ swings in

Before we can even think about Xu Haofeng’s Moonlight Blade (his soon-to-be-shot remake of Chor Yuen’s Shaw Brothers classic, The Magic Blade), our attention should be focused on The Hidden Sword, his fourthcoming period actioner that hits screens later this year. Very … Continue reading

Posted in News | 3 Comments

Schwarzenegger returns in the wacky actioner ‘Killing Gunther’

After decades of muscle-bound mayhem, Arnold Schwarzenegger still continues to pump out the goods in a consistent manner. Although he may not be the box office sensation he once was in the 80s and 90s, he’s still giving the fans what … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

God of War | Blu-ray & DVD (Well Go USA)

RELEASE DATE: October 17, 2017 On October 17, 2017, Well Go USA is bringing the battle home with the Blu-ray & DVD for God of War, a period actioner directed by Gordon Chan (Thunderbolt) that stars Sammo Hung (14 Blades) and Vincent Zhao (The … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Titles, DVD/Blu-ray New Releases, Martial Arts Titles, News | Tagged | 2 Comments

Sly Stallone hints a dark return to the ‘Expendables’ franchise

Expendables 3’s box office belly flop a few years ago, possibly due to its early online leakage, left the franchise in limbo. It also didn’t help that the film’s final cut was a narrowed to a PG-13, which created a fan backlash since the … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Deal on Fire! Takashi Miike’s Hara-Kiri | Blu-ray | Only $7 – Expires soon!

Today’s Deal on Fire is the Blu-ray for Takashi Miike’s (13 Assassins, Terra Formars) Hara-Kiri: Death of a Samurai, starring Ebizo Ichikawa (Space Battleship Yamato), Koji Yakusho (The World of Kanako) and Hikari Mitsushima (Love Exposure). Hara-Kiri tells the story of a … Continue reading

Posted in Deals on Fire!, News | Leave a comment

The Monkey King | Blu-ray (Cinedigm)

RELEASE DATE: September 26, 2017 Is this a sign of more Asian film releases from Cinedigm Entertainment? In addition to October’s Ip Man: Season 1, the company has announced a Blu-ray release (first time in the U.S.) for 2014’s The Monkey King, which … Continue reading

Posted in Asian Titles, DVD/Blu-ray New Releases, Martial Arts Titles, News | Tagged | Leave a comment

Kino Lorber breaks their ‘Code of Silence’ for Chuck Norris

On December 5th, 2017, Kino Lorber will be releasing a Special Edition Blu-ray for 1985′s Code of Silence (read our review), directed by Andrew Davis (Under Siege, The Fugitive) and starring the one, the only, Chuck Norris (Slaughter in San Francisco). … Continue reading

Posted in News | 3 Comments
Pages: Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 ... 166 167 Next