Author Archives: JJ Bona

L.O.R.D: Legend of Ravaging Dynasties | DVD (Lionsgate)

RELEASE DATE: September 26, 2017 On September 26th, 2017, Lionsgate Home Entertainment is releasing L.O.R.D: Legend of Ravaging Dynasties on DVD, Digital HD and On Demand. From the visual effects team behind James Cameron’s Avatar and Warcraft, this computer-animated, motion-capture, … Continue reading

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Meows can kill in Chen Kaige’s ‘Legend of the Demon Cat’

Acclaimed director Chen Kaige (Farewell My Concubine, Monk Comes Down the Mountain) is putting finishing touches on Legend of the Demon Cat, a period actioner that releases domestically on December 22, 2017. This big budget Japanese-Chinese co-production stars Huang Xuan (The Great Wall), Shota … Continue reading

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New Trailer for Denis Villeneuve’s ‘Blade Runner 2049’

Filmmaker Denis Villeneuve (Sicario, Arrival) is currently putting finishing touches on Blade Runner 2049 (aka Blade Runner 2), which has a theatrical release date set for October 6, 2017. This sequel to Ridley Scott’s ground-breaking 1982 science fiction classic, which will take … Continue reading

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Deal on Fire! Lone Wolf and Cub Collection | Blu-ray | Only $49.99 – Expires soon!

Today’s Deal on Fire is Criterion Collection’s Lone Wolf and Cub Collection on Blu-ray. Based on the best-selling manga series, the six intensely kinetic Lone Wolf and Cub films elevated chanbara to bloody, new heights. The shogun’s executioner, Itto Ogami (Tomisaburo … Continue reading

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‘Robotech’ goes back to its (or IT’s) once considered director

After years of development hell with Warner Bros., Sony is taking over production reins and moving forward – slowly but surely – with a big screen, live-action adaptation of Robotech, a popular animated TV show that aired in the United States in 1985. … Continue reading

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Possible new details on Quentin Tarantino’s Manson movie…

Not quite Kill Bill Vol. 3 or Pulp Fiction II, but there’s definitely some killing and pulp involved. News outlets are reporting that Quentin Tarantino’s next movie will revolve around The Manson Family murders, which involved Sharon Tate, the actress and wife of director … Continue reading

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New Trailer for Orlando Bloom/Simon Yam actioner ‘极致追击’

Charles Martin, who is perhaps best known for directing episodes of the UK TV series Skins, is starting his film debut with a bang with S.M.A.R.T. Chase (aka Smart Chase: Fire & Earth), a British-Chinese actioner with an all-star, international cast that includes Orlando Bloom … Continue reading

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Prison | Blu-ray & DVD (Well Go USA)

RELEASE DATE: September 19, 2017 On September 19, 2017, Well Go USA will release the Blu-ray & DVD for Na Hyeon’s South Korean thriller Prison (read our review), starring Han Suk-Kyu (Tell Me Something) and Kim Rae-Won (Gangnam Blues). After a … Continue reading

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Kara Hui and Anthony Wong get ‘Stained’ while in action

Kara Hui (Wu Xia, Mrs K), the martial arts icon famous for appearing in Shaw Brothers films like My Young Auntie and Eight Diagram Pole Fighter, is back in action with Stained, an upcoming Fox mini-series directed by Patrick Kong (72 Tenants … Continue reading

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Deal on Fire! Ultimate Chuck Norris Bundle | Blu-ray | Only $38.95 – Expires soon!

Today’s Deal on Fire is the Blu-ray set for The Ultimate Chuck Norris Bundle. This creamy, The Cannon Group-filled Blu-ray package contains some of Norris’ best titles of the 80s: 1984’s Missing in Action, 1985’s Missing in Action 2, 1986’s The Delta Force, … Continue reading

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Cartels | aka Killing Salazar | Blu-ray & DVD (Lionsgate)

RELEASE DATE: September 19, 2017 On September 19, 2017, Lionsgate will be releasing the Blu-ray & DVD (the film is currently available via VOD) for Keoni Waxman’s Cartels (aka Killing Salazar). The film stars Steven Seagal (Contract to Kill, End of Gun), MMA’s Georges St Pierre … Continue reading

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‘I Saw the Devil’ writer revisits serial killers in ‘V.I.P.’

Park Hoon-jung – the director of New World, Tiger: An Old Hunter’s Tale and writer of I Saw the Devil – returns to the dark world of sadistic killers in V.I.P, an upcoming South Korean noir/thriller about the son of a high-ranking North Korean official who is suspected … Continue reading

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Romano, Pesci, De Niro & Pacino for Scorsese’s ‘Irishman’

Martin Scorsese’s (The Departed) upcoming Robert De Niro/Al Pacino mob picture, The Irishman, will finally start production in August of this year, with a Netflix release date pending in 2019. According to Deadline, The Irishman has been adapted for the screen by one of the best … Continue reading

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Bluebeard | Blu-ray & DVD (Well Go USA)

RELEASE DATE: August 15, 2017 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 Blu-ray & DVD release on August 15, 2017 from Well Go USA. When a doctor learns … Continue reading

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The answer is violence in the ‘Wolf Warrior II’ U.S. Trailer

On July 28th, the sequel to Wu Jing’s Wolf Warrior is exploding its way to U.S. theaters courtesy of Well Go USA. Wu (SPL II) is once again starring and directing. This time around, Wolf Warrior II (read our review) will feature Olympic gymnast Zou Kai, Celina Jade (Skin … Continue reading

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Fantasy and martial arts collide in ‘Legend of the Naga Pearls’

Ready for a heavy dose of fantasy-infused martial arts action? If so, then Yang Lei’s Legend of the Naga Pearls is right up your alley. This upcoming film stars Darren Wang (Railroad Tigers), Crystal Zhang (The Founding of an Army), Sheng Guansen (City … Continue reading

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Deal on Fire! Ninja III: The Domination | Blu-ray | Only $9.97 – Expires soon!

Today’s Deal on Fire is the Blu-ray for 1984’s Ninja III: The Domination, directed by Sam Firstenberg (American Ninja). This 3rd sequel to Enter the Ninja and Revenge of the Ninja teams Lucinda Dickey (Breakin’) with the legendary Sho Kosugi (9 … Continue reading

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‘Ju-on’ (aka ‘The Grudge’) is getting a reboot of the remake…

Producer Roy Lee is back with more Asian remake antics with a reboot of Takashi Shimizu’s The Grudge (2004), which itself was a remake of Shimizu’s own Japanese horror film, Ju-on: The Grudge (2002). Lee is responsible for producing English language remakes of … Continue reading

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Well Go USA is talkin’ to Song Kang-Ho’s ‘Taxi Driver’

South Korean superstar, Song Kang-Ho (The Age of Shadows, Snowpiercer), is back in A Taxi Driver, an upcoming film from director Jang Hun (The Front Line) that Well Go USA is releasing to theaters on August 11th. No, it’s not a remake of the 1976 Martin Scorsese classic … Continue reading

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Takeshi Kitano returns for Round 3 in ‘Outrage: Final Chapter’

Takeshi Kitano (Mozu: The Movie) is back for another dose of Yakuza brutality (the first film did for dental offices what Jaws did for the beach) in Outrage: Final Chapter (aka Outrage 3 or Outrage Saishusho), the follow up to Outrage and Beyond Outrage. Once again, Kitano is writing, directing … Continue reading

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