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11 items from 2015


Wu Jing's 'Wolf Warrior' heads to Us

24 March 2015 | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

Exclusive: Well Go USA has swooped on North American rights to Easternlight Films’ 3D war epic Wolf Warrior, directed by and starring Wu Jing.

Yu Nan and Scott Adkins [pictured] also star in Wolf Warrior, which is in post-production and will be available in IMAX 3D.

Easternlight has also sold it to Noori Pictures for Thailand, Viswaas for India and Myanmar Cineplex for Myanmar.

Wu Jing stars as a Chinese special forces soldier who is expelled from the army and joins a mysterious troupe of insurgents known as the Wolf Warriors.

Yu Nan plays the formidable female captain of the insurgents, while Scott Adkins plays a foreign mercenary out to capture him.

Easternlight, the Asian arm of Arclight Films, previously worked with Wu Jing on Spl and Legendary Assassin.

The film will be released in China on April 2, one day before Easternlight’s Outcast, starring Nicolas Cage, which was mysteriously pulled from release last year. »

- lizshackleton@gmail.com (Liz Shackleton)

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'Green Street Hooligans: Underground' Fights Featurette | Exclusive

20 February 2015 3:39 PM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Stars Scott Adkins and Joey Ansah explain their gritty and grounded approach to the fight sequences in our exclusive preview for Green Street Hooligans: Underground, arriving on DVD February 24 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. This sequel is the third in the Green Street franchise, following 2005's Green Street Hooligans and 2009's Green Street Hooligans 2. This featurette takes fans behind-the-scenes, showcasing several different fight sequences, while Scott Adkins explains that he tried to make his scenes not as "flashy" as in previous movies.

Once the leader of the Green Street Elite - the top hooligan football firm - Danny (Scott Adkins) has turned his back on the lifestyle, and the trouble that comes with it. When he gets a call that his younger brother has died in a fight against another firm, Danny returns to London to find the people responsible for his death. The cast is rounded out by Joey Ansah, »

- MovieWeb

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The Next Scott Adkins Movie is Coming to America

18 February 2015 7:59 AM, PST | FilmSchoolRejects.com | See recent FilmSchoolRejects news »

Does "fall 2015" mean another trip to Fantastic Fest? We certainly hope so.

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- Neil Miller

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Close Range: XLrator Media Will Distribute Latest From Florentine And Adkins In The U.S.

17 February 2015 6:00 PM, PST | Twitch | See recent Twitch news »

Alright American action film fans. You have seen the clip and now you want to know when you can see Close Range, the latest collaboration between director Isaac Florentine and action star Scott Adkins. The answer is Fall, 2015. Xlrator Media picked up the U.S. distribution rights for the upcoming action flick and will release it through their Turbo action label. Xlrator almost always distributes both in cinemas and on VOD so fingers crossed it is a large enough theatrical release that most of you in the States get to see this on the big screen. "Scott Adkins and Isaac Florentine have together made some of the best action movies in recent memory, including the famed Undisputed series which many consider among the best martial-arts action films...

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XLrator Media Acquires Action-Thriller 'Close Range' for U.S. Distribution

17 February 2015 1:09 PM, PST | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

After securing deals for release in Africa, Latin America and Eastern Europe, "Close Range" has been picked up for U.S. distribution by XLrator Media ("Jimi: All Is By My Side"). "Close Range" stars Scott Adkins ("The Bourne Ultimatum") as a rogue soldier turned outlaw who is thrust into a relentless fight with a corrupt sheriff, his obedient deputies and a dangerous drug cartel in order to protect his sister and her young daughter. The thriller is directed by Isaac Florentine, best known for directing the second and third installments of the "Undisputed" theatrical series. "Scott Adkins and Isaac Florentine have together made some of the best action movies in recent memory, including the famed Undisputed series which many consider among the best martial-arts action films of all time. They are an awesome actor-director tag-team. Action fans around the world are looking forward to 'Close Range' and another dose of epic, »

- David Canfield

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Horror / Sci-Fi Round-Up: Cannibal Holocaust Vinyl Soundtrack & Print, Friday the 13th Part VI Poster, Metal Hurlant Chronicles & Class of 1984 Blu-rays

13 February 2015 10:57 AM, PST | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Can't make it to the Valentine's Day Cannibal Holocaust feast at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema this Saturday? Don't sweat it, because now available from Mondo is the vinyl soundtrack and a new poster for the influential Italian horror film, along with a blood-dripping Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives that's also fittingly been released today. And that's just the first of three news items in our latest horror round-up, as we also look at Shout! Factory's Metal Hurlant Chronicles: The Complete Series Blu-ray and the newly unveiled final special features of Shout! Factory label Scream Factory's Class of 1984.

Cannibal Holocaust & Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives: Now available from Mondo:

"Cannibal Holocaust by Jock. 24"x36" screen print. Hand numbered. Edition of 250. Printed by D&L Screenprinting. $50"

"Cannibal Holocaust (Variant) by Jock. 24"x36" screen print. Hand numbered. Edition of 100. Printed by D&L Screenprinting. $75"

"Cannibal Holocaust LP. »

- Derek Anderson

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Shout! Release Metal Hurlant Chronicles in April

13 February 2015 10:28 AM, PST | Comicmix.com | See recent Comicmix news »

This spring, let your imagination run free. Sci-fi fantasy and comic book fans will have the chance to embark on a unique journey beyond space, time and known worlds that await us when the highly celebrated live-action, sci-fi anthologyMETAL Hurlant Chronicles: The Complete Series debuts for the first time on Blu-ray™ and DVD on April 14, 2015from Shout! Factory.

Visionary writer-director Guillaume Lubrano brings his faithful, well-crafted adaption of the world renowned comics anthology Métal Hurlant (also known internationally as ‘Heavy Metal’ Magazine) to live-action with a star-studded cast including Rutger Hauer (Blade Runner), Scott Adkins (Expendables 2) Michael Biehn (Aliens), Kelly Brook (Piranha 3D), David Belle (Prince of Persia), John Rhys-Davies (Raiders of the Lost Ark), Joe Flanigan (Stargate: Atlantis), James Marsters (Buffy The Vampire Slayer), Dominique Pinon (Alien: Resurrection), Michelle Ryan (Doctor Who) and Michael Jai White (Spawn).

The last fragment of a living planet, reduced to dust by the destructive madness of its habitants, »

- ComicMix Staff

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Sci-Fi Anthology Metal Hurlant Chronicles Arrives on 3-Disc Blu-ray & 2-Disc DVD April 14th

13 February 2015 | The Daily BLAM! | See recent The Daily BLAM! news »

This spring, let your imagination run free. Sci-fi fantasy and comic book fans will have the chance to embark on a unique journey beyond space, time and known worlds that await us when the highly celebrated live-action, sci-fi anthology Metal Hurlant Chronicles: The Complete Series debuts for the first time on Blu-ray™ and DVD on April 14, 2015 from Shout! Factory. Visionary writer-director Guillaume Lubrano brings his faithful, well-crafted adaption of the world renowned comics anthology Métal Hurlant (also known internationally as ‘Heavy Metal’ Magazine) to live-action with a star-studded cast including Rutger Hauer (Blade Runner), Scott Adkins (Expendables 2) Michael Biehn (Aliens), Kelly Brook (Piranha 3D), David Belle (Prince of Persia), John Rhys-Davies (Raiders of the Lost Ark), »

- Pietro Filipponi

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Ryan Reynolds Teases "Ballerina Pink" Deadpool Mask—See the Pic!

12 February 2015 1:43 PM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

In honor of Deadpool being set to get released in exactly one year from today, Ryan Reynolds has teased fans with a glimpse at a prototype of the mask he will wear in the forthcoming "antihero" film. In the photo that he posted on Twitter, fans also get a glimpse of the hunk himself in addition to the costume's gloves. "Sepia tone disguises the fact the mask is ballerina pink. It's early. 365 sleeps early. #deadpool #prototypes," he tweeted. Reynolds had been vying for his Wade Wilson character to get his own feature film after appearing in X-Men Origins: Wolverine, but once he transformed into a fast-healing mercenary Scott Adkins took over. Before Reynolds officially got cast as »

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It's Not The Size Of The Knife In First Close Range Clip, It's How Scott Adkins Uses It

11 February 2015 3:00 PM, PST | Twitch | See recent Twitch news »

American action fans really should be thanking their stars for the director-star duo of Isaac Florentine and Scott Adkins. The duo not only set the standard for Us produced fight flicks with their 2006 collaboration Undisputed 2 but have vaulted over their own bar repeatedly with subsequent pairings. So take note: Florentine and Adkins are at it again with the upcoming Close Range.A rogue soldier turned outlaw is thrust into a relentless fight with a corrupt sheriff, his obedient deputies, and a dangerous drug cartel in order to protect his sister and her young daughter. It was a pleasant surprise walking through the European Film Market in Berlin a couple days ago when I spotted the poster to the left - and myself quoted within...

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Buyers target Scott Adkins' Close Range

7 February 2015 10:00 PM, PST | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

Exclusive: Blue Box International closes key territories on Scott Adkins action-thriller.

Blue Box International has closed key territories here on the Scott Adkins action-thriller Close Range, which wrapped production last week.

Bleiberg Entertainment licensed the Us to XLrator Media and Canada to Vvs. Blue Box has closed deals with Latin America (California Filmes), Eastern Europe and Africa (Daro), France (Ab Groupe), Benelux (Dutch Filmworks), Spain (Second Gen Pictures) Turkey (Moviebox), China (Hgc), India (Sgn Mediaworks) and the Middle East (Eagle Films).

Adkins, whose credits include The Expendables 2, Universal Soldier: Day Of Reckoning, Zero Dark Thirty and the upcoming Criminal, reunites with Isaac Florentine, who previously directed him in the Ninja and Undisputed franchises.

Chad Law and Shane Dax Taylor wrote the screenplay for Close Range. Ehud Bleiberg serves as producer while Adkins and Nicholas Donnermeyer are executive producers.

Blue Box International also represents at Efm The Curse Of Sleeping Beauty, the dark fairy »

- jeremykay67@gmail.com (Jeremy Kay)

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