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Well Go USA is headed for ‘Prison’ on March 31, 2017

Well Go USA has just announced the theatrical release for Na Hyeon’s South Korean thriller Prison, starring Han Suk-Kyu (Tell Me Something) and Kim Rae-Won (Gangnam Blues). After a fatal accident, Yu-gon, a former police inspector, is sentenced to hard … Continue reading

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Prequel to Donnie Yen’s ‘Painted Skin’ coming in 2019

Back in 2008, director Gordon Chan (Armageddon) helmed an action-romance titled Painted Skin, starring Chen Kun (Zhong Kui), Zhou Xun (The Banquet), Zhao Wei (14 Blades) and Donnie Yen (xXx: Return of Xander Cage). The film was loosely based on … Continue reading

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Murder is the case for Well Go USA’s ‘Bluebeard’

South Korean writer/director Lee So-Youn (The Uninvited) is back with more thrills and chills with Bluebeard, a new film that’s getting a March 17th theatrical release from Well Go USA. When a doctor learns a murderous secret from a sedated … Continue reading

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Akira Kurosawa’s ‘The Mask of the Black Death’ in the works

Chinese entertainment company Huayi Brothers (Mojin: The Lost Legend, Dragon Blade) have announced The Mask of the Black Death, an upcoming film based on a script by one of the most important and influential filmmakers in the history of cinema, Akira Kurosawa … Continue reading

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The Handmaiden | Blu-ray (Sony)

RELEASE DATE: March 28, 2017 From visionary director Park Chan-wook (Old Boy, Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance) comes The Handmaiden (read our review), a film adaptation of Sarah Waters’ 2002 novel, Fingersmith. The Handmaiden will be getting a Blu-ray release from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment on March … Continue reading

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First Trailer for Bong Joon-ho’s Netflix creature film ‘Okja’

Bong Joon-ho (The Snowpiercer), the acclaimed director of the 2006 Korean monster masterpiece The Host, will debut his latest film Okja on Netflix June 28th Meet Mija (Seohyun An), a young girl who risks everything to prevent a powerful, multi-national company from kidnapping … Continue reading

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Lou Ferrigno brings ‘Instant Death’ for Ara Paiaya

On May 2, 2017, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment is releasing the DVD for Instant Death, a new ultra-violent revenge flick starring Lou Ferrigno (Pumping Iron). A retired Special Forces veteran (Ferrigno) who is trying to adjust to normal life leaves his … Continue reading

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Deal on Fire! Ip Man Trilogy | Blu-ray | Only $14.96 – 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

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Michelle Yeoh takes on a Malaysian Bigfoot in ‘Mawas’

Brace yourself for Jeffrey Chiang’s Mawas, an upcoming thriller that’s being dubbed as “Malaysia’s first monster movie.” Headlining the film is Hong Kong action star Michelle Yeoh (Reign of Assassins). But don’t expect something in the lines of King Kong, Godzilla or any other … Continue reading

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Hell in the Pacific | Blu-ray & DVD (Kino Lorber)

RELEASE DATE: 2017 Kino Lorber has announced that they’re prepping a Blu-ray for 1968’s Hell in the Pacific, a survival/thriller by director by John Boorman (Deliverance) that stars Lee Marvin (Point Blank) and Toshiro Mifune (Incident at Blood Pass). During World War II, an American … Continue reading

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A ‘Traitor’ to helm Jackie Chan’s ‘Five Against a Bullet’

Back in 2012, it was reported that Bruce Willis was set to star in Five Against a Bullet, a film about a Mexican politician who hires five of the best bodyguards (Willis, being one of them) after his father is killed by a … Continue reading

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New Japanese Poster for shoot ’em up flick ‘Free Fire’

Part John Woo violence, part Guy Ritchie comedy and part 70s exploitation… get ready for Free Fire, an upcoming shoot ’em flick produced by Martin Scorsese. Official: Acclaimed filmmaker Ben Wheatley (High Rise) propels the audience into quite possibly the most … Continue reading

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Tunnel | DVD (Well Go USA)

RELEASE DATE: May 2, 2017 On May 2, 2017, Well Go USA Entertainment will be releasing the DVD for Kim Seong-hun’s Tunnel (read our review), a South Korean thriller starring Ha Jung-Woo (Assassination), Doona Bae (A Girl at My Door, The … Continue reading

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Iko Uwais to appear in Joe Carnahan’s ‘Raid’ remake?

Back in 2014, an English language remake of The Raid was announced, but during early stages of development, the film became stuck in development hell. Within the process, director Patrick Hughes (Expendables 3) dropped out for reasons unknown. And Frank Grillo (Captain America: Civil War), who was also heavily associated with … Continue reading

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Deal on Fire! Heroes Two | Blu-ray | Only $5.50 – Expires soon!

Today’s Deal on Fire is the Blu-ray for Heroes Two, a Shaw Brothers classic directed by the legendary Chang Cheh (Five Element Ninjas, Slaughter in Xian) with action scenes choreographed by the great Lau Kar-leung (Shaolin Mantis, Drunken Master II). … Continue reading

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JCVD and Lundgren head the New ‘Black Water’ Fan Poster

Jean-Claude Van Damme (Kickboxer: Vengeance, Cyborg) and Dolph Lundgren (Skin Trade) will team up once again for Black Water. Black Water is the story of a CIA operative (Van Damme) who is imprisoned in a CIA black site on a nuclear submarine after … Continue reading

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First cast photo from Shane Black’s new ‘Predator’ film

While the original Predator may have its share of cheesy one-liners, it’s regarded by most as a modern action classic. It’s a movie that many consider Arnold Schwarzenneger’s strongest effort, a movie that would most likely be called John McTiernan’s … Continue reading

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The latest Trailer for ‘Extraordinary Mission’ is extraordinary

The directing duo behind the Infernal Affairs sequels, the Overheard saga, and Donnie Yen’s The Lost Bladesman are back in Extraordinary Mission, an upcoming undercover thriller that’s exploding onto screens in April. We’re currently clueless in regards to the plot, but considering this … Continue reading

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Cops vs Thugs | Blu-ray & DVD (Arrow Video)

RELEASE DATE: May 23, 2017 Arrow Video’s ever growing catalogue of Asian masterpieces continues with the Blu-ray & DVD for 1975’s Cops vs Thugs, a crime classic directed by Kinji Fukasaku (Battles Without Honor and Humanity). Considered by many to be … Continue reading

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Xu Haofeng has a ‘Hidden Blade’ under his sleeve…

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 Hidden Blade (not to be confused with the Yoji Yamada film of the same name), … Continue reading

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