The first John Wick introduced us to a colorful criminal underworld that stylized and codified action movie tropes. Many action movie heroes have cut a bloody swath of vengeance after a loved one was slain, but John Wick pushed the … Continue reading Scene Dissections – Best of 2017: John Wick: Chapter 2 – Silenced Shootout
The Adkins Diet is a podcast in which my wife and I attempt to watch and discuss every movie featuring prolific but underappreciated actor/martial artist/ass-kicker Scott Adkins. For this episode we watched the 2009 action film The Tournament. Every seven … Continue reading The Adkins Diet Ep. 8 – The Tournament
Sean is a young man who lives alone in a trailer in the woods. He spends much of his day conducting semi-scientific experiments from an occult-looking book in his trailer’s improvised laboratory. He takes breaks to goof around in the … Continue reading The Alchemist Cookbook (2016)
It’s the thought that counts, right? But what if no thought went into it in the first place? Continue reading Merry Sh*tsmas: Worst Gifts?
The Adkins Diet is a podcast in which my wife and I attempt to watch and discuss every movie featuring prolific but underappreciated actor/martial artist/ass-kicker Scott Adkins. This episode we watched Eliminators, a 2016 movie released by WWE Studios. Scott … Continue reading The Adkins Diet Ep. 7 – Eliminators
Sometimes you just want to watch some crap. Or at least, I do. I enjoy many experimental and artistic movies, insightful dramas about the human condition, yadda yadda yadda. Yet often I am too exhausted mentally or emotionally to commit … Continue reading DTV Double Feature: Death Race 2050 and Officer Downe
The Heroic Trio is a kung-fu superhero flick from Hong Kong that features three kick-ass, beautiful women as the titular trio. It was an early film from director Johnnie To, before he became the critically acclaimed master of crime films … Continue reading The Heroic Trio (1993)
The Adkins Diet is a podcast devoted to watching and discussing every movie featuring prolific actor/martial artist Scott Adkins. This month is New-vember, where we are watching the newest releases featuring Scott Adkins. Savage Dog comes out on DVD … Continue reading The Adkins Diet Ep. 6 – Savage Dog