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Culture

We Still Need ‘They Live,' the Most Relevant 80s Movie

It's been 30 years since John Carpenter's classic alien invasion movie hit theaters, and it's more important than ever.
Beckett Mufson
11.6.18
entertainment

Liam Neeson's Stunt Double Taught Me a Particular Set of Skills

Under the tutelage of Neeson's long-time stunt coordinator Mark Vanselow, I got to look like a badass battling my way through a train car of goons.
Justin Caffier
7.30.18
A Year of Lil Wayne

A Year of Lil Wayne: This T.I. and Lil Wayne Song Is the Greatest Action Movie of All Time

Let the credits roll on 'Mafia Speedboat Crime City.'
Kyle Kramer
4.28.17
Film

Talking to Common About Finding Humanity in 'John Wick: Chapter 2'

We caught up with rapper-cum-actor Common to talk about his nuanced role with Keanu Reeves in the gloriously bloody action sequel.
Layla Halabian
2.8.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Putin Just Gave Steven Seagal Russian Citizenship

The 90s action star has previously called Putin "one of the great living world leaders" who he considers a "brother."
VICE Staff
11.3.16
Stuff

I Watched Eight Hours of Steven Seagal Movies to Understand America

What does the 90s' mumbling, fourth-rate action star say about the country and me?
Jordan Foisy
10.25.16
Film

A Valentine to Scott Adkins, King of Straight-to-DVD Action Movies

Born two decades too late, Scott Adkins could've been a Jean-Claude Van Damme or Steven Seagal. Instead, he's the king of an underground straight-to-VOD action empire.
Tom Breihan
10.19.16
Film

How the Amateur Action Masterpiece 'Miami Connection' Was Rescued from Oblivion

'Miami Connection' is now a cult classic, but it would have disappeared forever if Zack Carlson hadn't made an eBay impulse buy.
Harry Cheadle
5.6.16
Art

This Is American History on Steroids

Get amped for America with James Heuser’s absolutely no-holds-barred presidential paintings.
Giaco Furino
2.15.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Current Author of the James Bond Books Said Idris Elba Is Too 'Street' to Play the Spy

Author Anthony Horowitz claimed that the British actor wasn't "suave" enough for the role, but c'mon dude, remember Roger Moore?
River Donaghey
9.1.15
Film

The Strange Inside Story of the Legendarily Bad, Never-Released Fantastic Four Movie from 1994

The original Fantastic Four movie was supposedly only made to help a German film company retain rights to the characters—but no one told the director.
Mike Pearl
7.26.15
Stuff

The Colonial Undertones of 'Terminator: Genisys'

The new Terminator movie picks up on sci-fi's imperialist dreams while jamming in as many winking references to the earlier two films as possible.
Noah Berlatsky
6.30.15
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