Kevin: If you felt an excruciating pain when you woke up this morning, it was probably one of your limbs snapping itself in half in celebration of the birth of cinema’s most legendary bone-breaker, Steven Seagal, who was born on this day in Lansing, Michigan 65 years ago. Seagal went on to become one of … Continue reading “Superior Attitude, Superior State of Mind”: Happy Birthday Steven Seagal!
Kevin: “Fans of John Carpenter’s ‘Escape from New York’ were thrilled by the news that visionary filmmaker Robert Rodriguez has signed on for a remake of the 1981 classic, with the Austin-based auteur expected to bring a bold and exciting new take on Carpenter’s original.” That’s the kind of sentence you could have seen as … Continue reading Robert Rodriguez Directing “Escape from New York” Remake, and TGD is Not Happy
While unbelievable and still hard to fathom, it’s almost appropriate that Bill Paxton’s death was announced on the same day as the Oscars ceremony, as it just reinforces how ridiculous it is that the Fort Worth native never took home a golden statue despite being universally acknowledged as the best part of so many great … Continue reading RIP: Tough Guy Digest Celebrates Bill Paxton’s Greatest Movie Moments
Kevin: While there was plenty of action on the field in Sunday’s overtime classic Super Bowl, we also got some tantalizing glimpses at several films that made our 2017 Preview. And as far as we’re concerned, Charlize Theron kissing Vin Diesel in the “Fate of the Furious” trailer was even more shocking than the Pats’ fourth-quarter comeback, … Continue reading TGD Super Bowl Trailer Round-Up: Charlize Kisses Vin! Johnny Collects a Paycheck! Optimus Prime Still a Sociopath!