action flicks

‘Fast Five’ fun filled, adrenaline hi-five (IANS Movie Review)


May 8th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Fast Five"; Cast: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson, Jordana Brewster; Director: Justin Lin; Rating: *** 1/2It is proving to be one of the longest running franchises in Hollywood ... Read more...

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Kangana Ranaut Looks Forward For Her Dream Man


January 24th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Kangana Ranaut has emerged as one of the most top ranking actors of  tinsel town and it is all for her sheer dedication and talent. After several hit films in ... Read more...

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‘Kanteerava’ stale and gory (Kannada Movie Review)


January 23rd, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Kanteerava"; Cast: Vijay, Shubha Poonja, Rishika Singh, Sreenivasa Murthy, Mukesh Rishi, Rahul Dev, Sadhu Kokila, Ramesh Bhat and others; Director: Tushar Ranganath; Producer: Ram; Composer: Chakri; Camera: Dasari ... Read more...

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A.R. Rahman Going The Animation Way


January 13th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
A.R.Rahman is enjoying the break he has taken from composing music for films but the man can never completely shun making it even during the off-time. So Rahman is still ... Read more...

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Jessica Alba Says Her Family Is ‘Out-Of-Control’


November 26th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hollywood bombshell Jessica Alba has revealed in a recent interview that her family used to embarrass her so much that she was reluctant to make her ... Read more...

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Star Wars in 3-D to hit theaters in 2012


September 29th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): George Lucas has decided to bring back the phenomenon called Star Wars in the 3D format. "Avatar" and "Alice In Wonderland" tasted immense success in their ... Read more...

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FICUS Acquires The ‘Robo’ USA Rights


September 4th, 2010 - 10:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): According to latest reports, FICUS the leader in overseas distribution of Indian films has bagged the USA theatrical rights for "Robo'. The reports suggest that in a ... Read more...

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For Ratan Jain’s Bullet Train Priyadarshan swaps comedy for action


August 27th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The Ratan Jain-Priyadarshan duo has always spelled magic at the box office with all 4 of their projects –Hungama, Hulchul, Garam Masala and De Dana Dan ... Read more...

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Venus presents Bullet Train


August 23rd, 2010 - 11:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Bringing together yet again the dynamic duo of Ratan Jain and Priyadarshan, Venus announces their forthcoming project Bullet Train which goes on floors 10th September 2010.Bullet ... Read more...

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Movie Review - Salt (2010)


July 24th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Salt: Jolie kicks butt with styleRating: 3 out of 5*Starring: Angelina Jolie, Liev Schreiber, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Daniel OlbrychskiDirector: Philip NoyceJuly 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Salt is one of those rare ... Read more...

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Jolie insists she’s naturally fit


July 10th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 10 (ANI): Angelina Jolie says that her figure compliments the kind of action roles she does and she doesn't need to work out for them.The mother-of-six insists that she ... Read more...

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Abhishek Is Neck-Deep In Action Flicks


July 10th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): After three back-to-back action films – Mani Ratnam's Raavan, Ashutosh Gowariker's Khelenge Hum Jee Jaan Se and Abhinay Deo's Game – Abhishek Bachchan has had enough ... Read more...

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Zoe Saldana Engaged To Beau Keith Britton


July 1st, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Avatar actress Zoe Saldana has announced her engagement to actor boyfriend Keith Britton whom she has been seeing for the last 10 ... Read more...

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Ajay Devgan -A Versatility Expert?


June 7th, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Most Bollywood actors belong to a certain genre. While they might dabble in other types of cinema, they prefer their comfort zone. However actor Ajay ... Read more...

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Eva Mendes insists she is a girls’ girl, despite all the macho films


May 17th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 17 (ANI): Actress Eva Mendes has confessed that she's a girls' girl, despite acting in a number of action filled films.The 36-year-old star has starred in action flicks such as ... Read more...

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‘Inception’ Trailer Released Along With ‘Iron Man 2′


May 8th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri May 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Yesterday the much anticipated 'Iron Man 2' was released in theaters across the globe. However, the viewers who are running to the halls for catching the ... Read more...

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Sequel to Prince on the Cards!


April 15th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 15, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Prince seems to have done it for Vivek Oberoi. And after the success of the film, which is being showered with favorable reviews and supported ... Read more...

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Tom Cruise To Woo Viewers In ‘Knight And Day’ In June


March 30th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Mar 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hollywood heartthrob Tom Cruise, who seems to get hotter and more desirable with each passing year, has been missing from the silverscreen for quite some time. ... Read more...

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I still love my action hero image: Ajay Devgn


March 3rd, 2010 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Bollywood star Ajay Devgn might not have featured in any full-fledged action film off late, but the actor says he still loves his action hero image he ... Read more...

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Jean Claude Van Damme To Take Part In Kickboxing Challenge


January 30th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Those who love watching Hollywood hardcore action movies swear by the movies starring actor Jean Claude Van Damme. He is not your regular actor but his ... Read more...

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Billy Crystal To Woo The Viewers In Tooth Fairy


January 22nd, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) While 2009 in Hollywood ended with the release of a massive 3D extravaganza from the banner of James Cameron, the beginning of 2010 is going to ... Read more...

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Sylvester Stallone Gets Injured While Shooting For “The Expendables”


January 9th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Legendary Hollywood actor Sylvester Stallone sustained a neck injury recently while he was shooting for an upcoming movie. The movie named 'The Expendables' started making headlines ... Read more...

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“Smokin’Aces” Star Ryan Reynolds And Sam Worthington Considered For “Flash Gordon”


December 31st, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by GD
By Meena KarDec.31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to sources, the remake of 'Flash Gordon' has quite some worthy contenders like Sam Worthington, Ryan Reynolds and other big names vying for the lead role. ... Read more...

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Award at New York fest inspires Suniel Shetty


November 11th, 2009 - 9:03 am ICT by IANS
By Dibyojyoti Baksi Mumbai, Nov 11 (IANS) Bollywood producer-actor Suniel Shetty is elated at winning the best actor award at the South Asian International Film Festival (SAIFF) in New York for his ... Read more...

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Kicking and screaming Eesha Koppikhar gets her belt!


September 7th, 2009 - 4:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Becomes, perhaps, the first martial arts expert Bollywood actress she has mastered action, she has mastered comedy, she has mastered dance. Eesha Koppikhar, arguably one of the most versatile actresses adds ... Read more...

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Secret behind underwater shoot of Keira Knightley revealed


September 1st, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 1 (ANI): The secret behind Keira Knightley's underwater shoot is finally out.The actress was snapped in a special 1.2 million litres tank built tank at Pinewood Studios that has ... Read more...

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It’s action time for funny man Govinda


August 16th, 2009 - 8:33 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Aug 16 (IANS) Govinda has lost oodles of weight and has a new aim in life - to shift from comedy to full-on actioners and to look ... Read more...

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Fans Receive “G.I. Joe: The Rise Of Cobra” Well


August 7th, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by GD
This is a visual treat for all those die-hard G.I. Joe fans who have always wanted to see their favorite animated characters splashed on the big screen. "G.I. Joe: The Rise of ... Read more...

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‘Industry has not been kind to me’- Naseer Khan


August 4th, 2009 - 6:44 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
"I will never venture into action flicks again," says newly turned producer-actor Naseer Khan. Blind in real life and miraculous on-screen with his scary stunts, Naseer Khan is stepping into B-Town with ... Read more...

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‘Hatrick Hodi Maga’ - another ordinary gangster flick (Kannada Film Review)


May 9th, 2009 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Hatrick Hodi Maga"; Director: P.N. Sathya; Cast: Shivaraj Kumar, Nicolette Bird, Manju Bhargavi, Sharat Lohithashwa and Pavitra Lokesh; Music: Jessie Gift; Rating: * "Hatrick Hodi Maga" created much controversy before ... Read more...

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Jackman jumps off newspaper building for charity


April 17th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 17 (ANI): Hollywood actor Hugh Jackman, who is known for is heroic image in his action flicks, turned a real life hero when he jumped off a London Newspaper building ... Read more...

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Reese Witherspoon keen to star in action flicks


March 13th, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 13 (ANI): Hollywood actress Reese Witherspoon is desperate to shed her fragile image by acting in action flicks.The Man In The Moon actress has revealed that lending her voice ... Read more...

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Indian fans will appreciate ‘Babylon A.D.’ stunts : Vin Diesel (Interview)


October 12th, 2008 - 9:11 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Hollywood actor Vin Diesel, known for performing his death-defying stunts himself, says he hasn't yet come across stunts that are really dangerous. He, however, did enjoy jumping ... Read more...

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Rambo-type people less likely to survive disasters!


September 9th, 2008 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept9 (ANI): While Rambo can survive a volley of bullets in the action flicks, people who overestimate their abilities are more likely to die in a disaster than those who ... Read more...

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Kate Beckinsale amazed by her action hero status


August 15th, 2008 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 15 (ANI): Actress Kate Beckinsale has revealed that shes still under a shock that critics and film fans have accepted her as an action heroine in films like Underworld ... Read more...

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