Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) review – a blitz of bad taste

Mesmerising Margot Robbie returns as the hyperactive supervillain in a crass but weirdly watchable Suicide Squad spinoff Watching Birds of Prey, I was reminded of a line from the recent Fox News ...

Play as Street Fighter’s Chun-Li in Power Rangers: Legacy Wars

Good old Chun-Li, she had girl-power before it was a thing, was one of the earliest female heroes in videogaming history (Ms Pac-Man probably holds that honour), and was Street Fighter’s answer to ...

Film Review: Yes, Madam (1985) by Corey Yuen

During the heyday of the 1980s, Golden Harvest Studios sought to tackle the void left in the scene with the lowered priority kung-fu flicks, from The Shaw Brothers. They quickly established themselves ...

Class of 1989: Cyborg – Heaven and Hell, Cyberpunk Surfer Villains, and Van Dammage

[We're celebrating some of the most memorable horror and sci-fi movies of 1989 this month in Daily Dead's Class of 89 retrospective series! Check back on Daily Dead throughout the rest of August for ...

90s Video Action Stars Part IV – Gary Daniels, Joe Lara, C. Thomas Howell and Thomas Ian Griffith

Tom Jolliffe with the latest delve back to the video shelf with 90’s video action stars [read part one, part two and part three]… With so many 90’s action icons worked through already, you’d imagine ...

‘Triple Threat’ DVD Review

Stars: Tony Jaa, Tiger Hu Chen, Iko Uwais, Scott Adkins, Celina Jade, Michael Jai White, Michael Bisping, JeeJa Yanin, Dominiquie Vandenberg, Ron Smoorenburg, Monica Siu-Kei Mok | Written by Joey ...

Iron Fists And Kung Fu Kicks Teaser: New Doc About The History of Martial Arts Cinema

Here is a teaser for a new documentary from filmmaker Serge Ou called Iron Fists and Kung Fu Kicks. Fresh from the producers of riotously entertaining Electric Boogaloo and Machete Maidens Unleashed ...

Seven Miff Premiere Fund films set for the festival

‘H is for Happiness’. Seven films supported by the Melbourne International Film Festival (Miff) Premiere Fund will make their premiere at this year’s iteration, including Maziar Lahooti’s Below and ...

‘Vixen’ VOD Review

Stars: Lie-ri Chen, Bryan Larkin, Mr. Waka Waka, Jared Robinsen, Luc Bendazza, Julian Gaertner, David Johnson Wood, Ryan Logan, Jai Day, Max Repossi, Catherine Du, Tian Guo-Xiong, Hai Bing Huang, Ray ...

‘Impossible Mission’ Review

Stars: Jimena Gala, Ben Vinnicombe, James Giblin, Karina Matas Piper, Maarten Swaan, Gilles Gambino, Alika Del Sol, Mat Cruz | Written and Directed by Gilles Gambino You have to respect the likes of ...

RiffTrax Announces Three Live Shows for 2019

Gavin Jasper Feb 20, 2019 The latest RiffTrax Live Kickstarter is in full effect with three movies on the menu, including an MST3K classic. Watching RiffTrax tends to be a pretty great time, but ...

From VHS to VOD #7 – A Jeff Wincott Special!

Welcome back to our ongoing From VHS to VOD column – our guide through the strange and obscure – the odd, unseen and unreleased (well unreleased on disc formats) films available on streaming and ...

Femme Fatales: Seen & Unheard – An Independent Documentary on Asian Action Cinema

Femme Fatales: Seen & Unheard – An Independent Documentary on Asian Action Cinema. Maria Tran is back and this time digging deep into the world of Femme Fatales, to speak to the kick ass women in ...

Whatever Happened to Cynthia Rothrock?

People born in the 90s or after might not know much about Cynthia Rothrock but the woman is simply a marvel when it comes to the martial arts. She started when she was 13 years old and never quit, not ...

Posterized: Michelle Yeoh

by Nathaniel R It's a new season of our series Posterized in which we look back at the entire careers of various actors and directors. Last week Spike Lee joints. Today, Malaysia's finest: Michelle ...

Exclusive Interview: Cinema Icon Cynthia Rothrock Talks Her Career, Rise To Stardom And More

The highly renowned Fantasia International Film Festival is happening now in Montreal and we’re kicking off our coverage with a woman who’s an absolute legend in martial arts and cult film. In a time ...

Fantasia 2018’s Second Wave of Programming Includes Searching, Tales From The Hood 2, Blumhouse’s Hurt

Following their jam-packed first wave of announcements, Fantasia International Film Festival has revealed even more cinematic celebrations and screenings in their second wave of titles screening this ...

‘Female Fight Club’ DVD Review

Stars: Amy Johnston, Dolph Lundgren, Cortney Palm, Rey Goyos, Sean Faris, Shaun Brown, Levy Tran, Folake Olowofoyeku, Michelle Jubilee Gonzalez, Jeanette Samano, Briana Marin, Amanda Bell | Written by ...

10 Great Female-Led Action Films You Probably Haven't Seen

Female-fronted action movies like Tomb Raider are becoming more popular than ever before. That makes now a perfect opportunity to look back at some previously stellar, but less widely known examples. ...

Action ensemble Showdown in Manila gets a poster and trailer

A poster and trailer have arrived online for the upcoming action thriller Showdown in Manila, which sees Mark Dacascos directing a cast that includes Alexander Nevsky, Casper Van Dien, Cary-Hiroyuki ...

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