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Vin Diesel to return as Xander Cage for ‘xXx 4’

The H Collective, a newly formed film company – headed by veteran producers Sid Ganis, Nancy Hult Ganis, Mark Johnson, Joe Roth and Jeff Kirschenbaum – has its first project on its to-do list: xXx 4 (via TW). xXx 4 is at early … Continue reading

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Rising ‘Ip Man 3’ co-star is on ‘The Brink’ of destruction

Max Zhang – the rising star of The Grandmaster S.P.L. II and Ip Man 3 – is revisiting danger in The Brink, an upcoming thriller by first-time director Jonathan Li. The Brink follows a group of fishermen who smuggle gold … Continue reading

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New 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 (read our review) on Netflix June 28th Meet Mija (Seohyun An), a young girl who risks everything to prevent a powerful, … Continue reading

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Scott Adkins’ ‘Savage Dog’ unleashes in August

Action director Jesse V. Johnson (The Last Sentinel, Green Street Hooligans 2) is currently prepping his next film, Savage Dog (read our review) which is described as “A bold, non-stop action epic unlike any other.” Savage Dog will feature martial arts stars Scott … Continue reading

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Jean-Claude Van Damme finally show us some ‘Full Love’

If you’re a fan of Jean-Claude Van Damme, chances are you’ve heard of the completed, but unreleased The Eagle Path (aka Full Love or Soldiers). The action drama is Van Damme’s first directorial effort since 1996’s The Quest. The project was shot … Continue reading

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City on Fire will be returning shortly…

We here at City on Fire enjoy passing along the latest news, features, interviews, and reviews for our readers. But we need a break. Not a long one! We promise. We’ll be back in a couple weeks, probably less – just … Continue reading

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South Shaolin vs. North Shaolin (1983) Review

Director: Wu Chia Chun Co-director: Casanova Wong Writer: Go Seong-ui Producer: Park Jong-gu Cast: Casanova Wong, Eagle Han Ying, Ma Chin Ku, Wang Kuan Hsiung, Chiang Cheng, Gang Myeong-hwa Running Time: 87 min. By Paul Bramhall In 1982, a year prior to the … Continue reading

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‘Cannonball Run’ gets help from ‘Central Intelligence’?

Despite the departure of director Etan Cohen (Get Hard), a remake of Cannonball Run is still in gear. According to Deadline, Warner is now negotiating with Night At The Museum’s Thomas Lennon and Robert Ben Garant to write and Central Intelligence’s Rawson Thurber to direct the … Continue reading

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Deal on Fire! Ip Man Trilogy | Blu-ray | Only $9.99 – 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

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Steven Seagal returns to TV for ‘General Commander’

Steven Seagal (End of a Gun, Perfect Weapon), who previously tackled the small screen in the True Justice series, as well as the reality show Lawman, is hitting the tube once again for General Commander, an upcoming, 12-episode actioner directed by Philippe Martinez, … Continue reading

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Eddie Peng sets the screen on fire in Derek Kwok’s ‘WuKong’

Within just a few years, Derek Kwok (As the Lights Goes Out) firmly established himself as one of Hong Kong’s hottest directors. His last feature Full Strike, was a co-directorial effort just like his previous films, Gallants and Journey to the West… … Continue reading

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Cops vs. Thugs (1975) Review

Director: Kinji Fukasaku Writer: Kazuo Kasahara, Goro Kusakabe Cast: Bunta Sugawara, Kunie Tanaka, Nobuo Kaneko, Reiko Ike, Hiroki Matsukata, Toru Abe, Mikio Narita, Akira Shioji, Tatsuo Umemiya, Shotaro Hayashi, Hideo Murota, Masaharu Arikawa Running Time: 100 min. By Kyle Warner No one dies well in a Kinji … Continue reading

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Deal on Fire! JCVD Triple Feature | Blu-ray | Only $7.45 – Expires soon!

Today’s Deal on Fire is for the JCVD Triple Feature Blu-ray set, which includes the following films: Cyborg (read our review), a 1989 post-apocalyptic film from Albert Pyun, the director of 1990’s Captain America. Death Warrant (read our review), a 1991 “prison flick” written … Continue reading

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Bruce Lee’s 10-episode actioner ‘Warrior’ gains momentum

Cinemax has given a 10-episode, straight-to-series order for Warrior, a project based on unpublished writings by the late Bruce Lee, which were recently discovered by his daughter, Shannon Lee. News of this project was originally ordered as a pilot. Justin Lin (Star Trek Beyond, Finishing the Game) is attached … Continue reading

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Karate Kill (2016) Review

Director: Kurando Mitsutake Writer: Kurando Mitsutake Cast: Hayate, David Sakurai, Asami, Katarina Leigh Waters, Mana Sakura, Kirk Geiger, Noriaki Kamata, Kirk Geiger, Tomm Voss, Jeffrey James Lippold Running Time: 85 min By Paul Bramhall Japanese action cinema has a history of … Continue reading

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Well Go USA puts a Jackie Chan-produced thriller on ‘Reset’

Director Yoon Hong-seung (The Target) joins forces with Jackie Chan for the Korean/Chinese production titled Reset (read our review), which will be released on June 30th from Well Go USA. This time around, Chan is behind the scenes as producer and will not be … Continue reading

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5 New Posters for the Live-action adaptation of ‘Contra’

A live-action Chinese film adaptation of Konami’s 1987 arcade hit, Contra (aka Kontora or Gryzor), is in the works. The film will be produced by Wei Nan (Soul Transfer Station) and backed by Beijing Starlit Movie and TV Culture. The highly popular video game involved … Continue reading

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Exclusive: Interview with Hong Kong legend Eric Tsang

On the back of the great success of his wonderful and moving new film, Mad World, Eric Tsang appeared at the 19th Far East Film Festival in Udine. Prior to the screening he was presented with the Golden Mulberrry Lifetime Achievement … Continue reading

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Deal on Fire! Chuck Norris Triple Feature | Blu-ray | Only $7.99 – Expires soon!

Today’s Deal on Fire is the Blu-ray set for the Chuck Norris Total Attack Pack. This 3 disc collection includes three of Chuck Norris’ (Yellow Faced Tiger) most acclaimed films, including an early one by filmmaker Andrew Davis (The Fugitive, Under Siege): … Continue reading

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Steven Seagal and Mike Tyson battle a ‘China Salesman’

Former heavyweight champ, Mike Tyson (Ip Man 3) and Aikido sensation Steven Seagal (Exit Wounds), have an appearance in China Salesman (aka Chinese Salesman), an action film written and directed by Tan Bing (aka Geng Weiguo). Other cast members include Janicke Askevold (My Way), Eriq … Continue reading

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