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The ‘Bad Boys’ Movies Have Always Been Terrible

It’s been so long since 1995’s Bad Boys that the film’s stars have been able to recycle old anecdotes while promoting their new sequel, Bad…

The Gruesome Oral History of the ‘Road House’ Throat Rip Scene

Critics left Road House for dead when the film debuted in 1989. The Patrick Swayze action movie was called “ill-conceived” and “ludicrous” and nominated for…

The Life-Affirming Gratuitous Violence of ‘John Wick: Chapter 3’

“Every action has consequences” solemnly reads the poster for John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum, the latest installment in a series that was set in…

Not Quite The Rock

A large bald man is eating lunch at a food truck on the north shore of Oahu, Hawaii. He has a tan complexion and tribal…