Action

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The Secret to a Great Fight Scene Is Structure

Here's a video essay on why the best action sequences are structured like stories rather than spectacles. Read More

The Soaring Highs of Airborne Action Movies

Action movies that take place in the sky offer a unique kinda thrill, and it's a niche blockbuster subgenre that… Read More

York Shackleton on the Educated Compromises of ‘Disturbing the Peace’

We chat with the director about accepting compromise but never losing vision on set. Read More

The Best Action Movies of 2019

The best action movies of 2019 come from Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Portugal, Russia, South Korea, Thailand,… Read More

‘Infernal Affairs’ and ‘The Departed’: How to Do a Remake Right

Why pick one awesome movie when you can have both? Read More

The 50 Best Action Movies of the Decade

Turns out the 50 best action movies of the decade come from Australia, Cambodia, Canada, China, Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia,… Read More

What the Surprise ‘Jurassic World’ Short Could Mean for the Next Film

Humans are face to face with dinos in the real world in 'Battle at Big Rock.' Read More

Rutger Hauer: The Gentle Badass of ‘Blind Fury’

Hauer made his mark in numerous iconic performances, but his spin on Zatoichi should not be ignored. Read More

The Best Action Movies of 2019 So Far

2019's ten best action movies (so far) come from Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Russia, South Korea, Thailand, Vietnam, the UK,… Read More

‘Avengement’ Review: Small-Scale Action Done So Damn Right

Scott Adkins walks into a bar, and all hell breaks loose. Read More