filmmaking

How Jiu-Jitsu Helped an Unmacho Filmmaker Face His Fears — and Inspired the Year’s Most Off-Kilter Karate Comedy

Soon after The Art of Self-Defense premiered at this year’s South by Southwest, filmmaker Riley Stearns was asked what inspired his delightfully and willfully odd…

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…

He Traded the City for a Farm — And Learned Nothing Tests a Man Like 200 Acres of Raw Nature

There are two stories going on simultaneously in The Biggest Little Farm, the one the documentary shows you and the one away from view that’s…

Every Word in the Title of ‘Pokémon Detective Pikachu,’ Ranked by How Important It Is to the Overall Movie

If the phrase Pokémon Detective Pikachu sounds like indecipherable gobbledygook, then you’re clearly not one of the millions of people devoted to the global Pokémon…