Product ID: 6716 $64.00
Available 2016/06/28 Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
11.0 X 8.5 in 560 pg
PERFORMING ARTS / Film / Guides & Reviews
This massive study on action movies
and stars from around the world, from the 1960s to the present, is filled with more than a thousand in-depth movie reviews that cover every action star who's crossed over from the world of martial arts, sports, professional
wrestling, and stunt work. Exploding with beautiful images, exclusive
interviews, and a thorough action star index, this one-of-a-kind movie
reference book and comprehensive fan guide features reviews by the author, Zack
Carlson (Destroy All Movies!!! The Complete Guide to Punks on Film), Vern (Seagalogy: A Study of the Ass-Kicking
Films of Steven Seagal and Yippie
Ki-Yay Moviegoer!), Mike McBeardo McPadden (Heavy
Metal Movies and Going All the Way: The
Ultimate Guide to Teen Sex Comedies of the VHS Era),
and several others. It is a quintessential tribute to the men and women who
have left their mark in the action and martial arts film genres.
david j. moore is the author of World Gone Wild: A Survivor's Guide to Post-Apocalyptic Movies. He has written articles for magazines and websites around the world and works as a freelance film journalist.