TGD Hopes Fellow Tough Guy Mike’s Upcoming Nuptials are Full of Love and Free of “Dynasty”-Style Bloodshed

Kevin: Although Tough Guy Digest has been around for less than a year, its origin can actually be traced back several years ago to a modest Upper East Side studio apartment, where Mike, Anthony, CJ, and myself would gather every couple of months and spend a Saturday reliving our favorite ‘80s and ‘90s action movies … Continue reading TGD Hopes Fellow Tough Guy Mike’s Upcoming Nuptials are Full of Love and Free of “Dynasty”-Style Bloodshed

Happy Birthday Sylvester Stallone! TGD Ranks Sly’s Best One-Two Punch

Kevin: July 4th may be the day we celebrate America’s independence, but July 6th marks perhaps an even greater moment in our nation’s history, as that was the day Sylvester Stallone was born into this world 71 years ago in Hell’s Kitchen, NY. Since bursting onto the scene with “Rocky” in 1976, Sly has been … Continue reading Happy Birthday Sylvester Stallone! TGD Ranks Sly’s Best One-Two Punch

Kurt and Sly Week: The Round Table on the Vintage ‘80s Awesomeness of “Tango & Cash”

Kevin: It’s extremely fitting that “Tango & Cash” was the very last big studio action film of the 1980’s, being released into theaters Dec. 22, 1989, as it pretty much encapsulates every ridiculous and awesome trend from that decade of excess. Mismatched cops, over-the-top villain, gratuitous violence and nudity, bad one-liners, complete disregard for proper … Continue reading Kurt and Sly Week: The Round Table on the Vintage ‘80s Awesomeness of “Tango & Cash”

Kurt & Sly Week: Russell’s Game-Winning Moment in “Miracle”

Kevin: “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” is being released this weekend, and while the comic book nerds are no doubt pitching a tent over the return of Star-Lord and that talking raccoon (as well as seeing what new empty threats Thanos has in store), the Tough Guy staff is far more excited about the … Continue reading Kurt & Sly Week: Russell’s Game-Winning Moment in “Miracle”

“I Expected a Standing Ovation”: Part 2 of the Round Table on “Action Jackson”

Kevin: We spent Part 1 of our “Action Jackson” Round Table analyzing the tactics of the “Invisible Men,” the most ironically named group of assassins in history, marveling at Jackson’s ability to outrun speeding cars and punch through windshields, and enjoying a delicious King Cobra Malt Liquor, the drink of choice for union leaders about to … Continue reading “I Expected a Standing Ovation”: Part 2 of the Round Table on “Action Jackson”