WWE star Dave Bautista, who co-stars in the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy, has joined the Kickboxer remake along with UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre, who had a scene-stealing fight in Captain America: The Winter Soldier.
Following the minor success of the meta indie JCVD, Van Damme appears to be heading back to his bone-crunching roots, headlining Six Bullets for director Ernie Barbarash. Variety’s Andrew Stewart, who broke the story, says Van Damme would play an ex-merc (of course
There's pretty much no limit to the 80s movies that Hollywood is willing to remake, but still, I don't think anyone ever expected Bloodsport to be on deck. The 1988 action film starred Jean Claude Van Damme as an American soldier trained in martial arts who travels to Hong Kong
The site has a more official synopsis, but you probably don't need it to know what's going on here-- lots and lots of roundhouse kicks, basically. Sounds good if that's your thing, but for those of us who thought JCVD might be the start of something new, this feels like a bit of a regression
Jean Claude Van Damme is still working on that comeback. This time he’s getting help from director Russell Mulcahy. JCVD will face off against Vinnie Jones in a Mulcahy movie called Weapon