MAAC Review: BLACK PANTHER

Eighteen movies into the Marvel Cinematic Universe, it’s easy to think (and sometimes proven) that their formula can grow stale. This is especially evident...

MAAC Review: BUYBUST

I really wanted to like this. The hype around it has been endearing. What little action has been shown in promotional material has been...

MAAC Review: CHASING THE DRAGON

Co-directed by WONG JING and veteran cinematographer JASON KWAN (which explains how bloody gorgeous the film is), CHASING THE DRAGON is a remake of...

MAAC Review: RAILROAD TIGERS

RAILROAD TIGERS is an action comedy starring the one and only JACKIE CHAN and is directed by DING SHENG. Director Sheng is best known...

MAAC Review: SIBERIA

Diamond merchant Lucas Hill (Keanu Reeves) travel to St. Petersburg to close a deal. He finds himself in a tight spot when he discovers...

MAAC Review: THE MONKEY KING

SOI CHEANG directs this prequel to the classic story of 'The Monkey King' depicting the origin of Sun WuKong, played by go-to action 'King'...

MAAC Review: KICKBOXER – RETALIATION

KICKBOXER: RETALIATION takes place one year after the events of 'Kickboxer: Vengeance'. Kurt Sloane (Alain Moussi) has left the illegal underground fighting behind him....

MAAC Review: DETECTIVE DEE – THE FOUR HEAVENLY KINGS

TSUI HARK is without a doubt one of Hong Kong cinemas greatest directors and has renewed himself multiple times through the years. His movies...

MAAC Review: DIE FIGHTING

From the action stunt crew Z TEAM consisting of FABIEN GARCIA, brothers LOHAN and DIDIER BUSON, and JESS ALLEN, comes the crew's spectacular full-length...

MAAC Review: MAXIMUM IMPACT

Amateur non-actors and washed-up B-level stars team up to put food on the table, but who will be forced to watch the abomination? Basically MAXIMUM...

MAAC Review: JOHN WICK

JOHN WICK is the directorial debut of two veteran stuntmen DAVID LEITCH and CHAD STAHELSKI, who worked on everything from 'The Expendables' films to...

MAAC Review: BIG BROTHER

Domestic and social issues takes precedence over action cinema in Kam Ka-Wai’s well meaning, if somewhat meandering youth drama. Donnie Yen stars as 'Henry...

MAAC Review: KUNG FU JUNGLE

Once known as LAST OF THE BEST or KUNG FU KILLER (both very appropriately named), the actual title KUNG FU JUNGLE takes a more...

MAAC Review: IN THE BLOOD

IN THE BLOOD can best be described as 'Taken' mixed with 'Turista'. Former MMA star GINA CARANO (Haywire, Fast & Furious 6) plays newlywed...

MAAC Review: GOLDEN JOB

20 years after the innumerable YOUNG AND DANGEROUS movies and spin-offs, the cast reunites for GOLDEN JOB and goes for some inconsequential and nonsensical...

MAAC Review: ACCIDENT MAN

The popular cult action hero of present time, SCOTT ADKINS (Boyka:Undisputed, Ninja 1 & 2) returns with a new fun romp that further solidifies...

MAAC Review: THE RAID 2-BERANDAL

WOW. What can I say? This is probably the MOST VIOLENT FILM I have ever seen. In a GOOD WAY though! The first 1/3...

MAAC Review: SPL 2 – A TIME FOR CONSEQUENCES

A sequel in name (and theme) only to 2005's martial arts crime thriller 'Sha Po Lang' directed by Wilson Yip, SPL 2: A TIME...

MAAC Review: POUND OF FLESH

Having worked with martial arts star JEAN CLAUDE VAN DAMME on two previous films (Assassination Games, 6 Bullets), director ERNIE BARBARASH is back for...

MAAC Review: IP MAN 3

The dynamic duo of director WILSON YIP (Ip Man, SPL) and martial arts superstar DONNIE YEN is back together once again to cap off...