action-movies

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

Marshall Teague and the ‘Road House’ stunt coordinators and fight trainers break down the greatest onscreen fistfight of all time

Why Is Michael Bay’s ‘Armageddon’ Part of the Goddamn Criterion Collection?

How did this happen? And did it really deserve its place there?

With ‘Wonder Woman,’ Patty Jenkins Didn’t Just Make the First Good DCEU Movie — She Gave Us an Empathetic Superhero

There was a lot of pressure on a female director to deliver the first major female-driven comic-book film. Jenkins figured it out by telling a story that was personal and aspirational — and with a Diana we really need right now.

‘Punisher: War Zone’ Director Lexi Alexander Never Met a Hollywood Obstacle She Couldn’t Roundhouse Kick

Alexander was the first woman to helm a combat-heavy comic book movie, but it landed the promising young stuntwoman-turned-filmmaker in director’s jail for years. Here’s how she fought back