After Dark Films Launches After Dark Action

The first five After Dark Action movies will debut May 11 in theaters and on VOD.
After Dark Films launches After Dark Action label
After Dark Films launches After Dark Action label
Dark Castle Home Entertainment and After Dark Films will debut the new action movie franchise After Dark Action, it was announced today by Courtney Solomon, After Dark Films President and CEO. The first generation of After Dark Action movies includes five original, adrenaline-pumping films starring international stars such as Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dolph Lundgren, Peter Weller, James Caviezel, Cung Le and Christian Slater. After Dark Action will showcase the movies theatrically as a commercial film festival in markets nationwide and on VOD on May 11. "After many years with the Horrofest: 8 Films to Die For and After Dark Originas brands, we are excited to expand into the action film arena," says Solomon. "Our mission is to create innovative, first-rate entertainment for action lovers everywhere."

After Dark Action combines the talents of Joel Silver's Dark Castle Home Entertainment and After Dark Films for a series of high quality, high-octane action pictures. "Helping Courtney and After Dark put these films together has been a great experience," Silver says. "The audience is in for a treat."

The first installment of After Dark Action includes:



Dragon Eyes


Starring Jean-Claude Van Damme, Cung Le and Peter Weller; and directed by John Hyams and written by Tim Tori


Philly Kid


Starring Neal McDonough, Devon Sawa and Wes Chatham; and directed by Jason Connery and written by Adam Mervis


Stash House


Starring Dolph Lundgren, Sean Faris, Briana Evigan and Jon Huertas; and directed by Eduardo Rodriguez and written by Gary Spinelli


El Gringo


Starring Christian Slater, Scott Adkins and Yvette Yates, directed by Eduardo Rodriguez and written by Jonathan W. Stokes


After Dark Action website - AfterDarkAction.com

After Dark Action on Facebook - Facebook.com/AfterDarkAction

After Dark Films on Twitter - @AfterDarkFilms

Transit was released May 11th, 2012 and stars James Caviezel, Diora Baird, James Frain, Harold Perrineau, Elisabeth Röhm, Sterling Knight, Beau Brasso, Jake Cherry. The film is directed by Antonio Negret.

Dragon Eyes was released May 11th, 2012 and stars Jean-Claude Van Damme, Peter Weller, Cung Le, Luis Da Silva Jr., Crystal Mantecon, Jason Mitchell, Kristopher Van Varenberg, Edrick Browne. The film is directed by John Hyams.

Philly Kid was released May 11th, 2012 and stars Wes Chatham, Devon Sawa, Sarah Butler, Neal McDonough, Lucky Johnson, Chris Browning, Adam Mervis, Bernard Hocke. The film is directed by Jason Connery.

Stash House was released May 11th, 2012 and stars Dolph Lundgren, Briana Evigan, Sean Faris, Jon Huertas, Alyshia Ochse, Lance E. Nichols, James Rawlings, Lawrence Turner. The film is directed by Eduardo Rodriguez.

El Gringo was released May 11th, 2012 and stars Scott Adkins, Yvette Yates, Christian Slater, Israel Islas, Erando González, Sofía Sisniega, Valentin Ganev, Darren Shahlavi. The film is directed by Eduardo Rodriguez.



Sources: After Dark Films

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Comments (1)

  1. TheActionMovieArtist

    This is amazing news for real action movies, Joel Silver will make them of a higher quality, and they will still be kind of like direct to DVD action movies, BUT we will be able to see them on theaters !
    Cant wait to see these in cinema :
    Van Damme in DRAGON EYES
    Scott Adkins in EL GRINGO
    Dolph Lundgren in STASH HOUSE

    2 years agoby @TheActionMovieArtistFlag