10 Cheesy Action Movies You Shouldn’t Miss

Commando (1985)

Action movies are historically built upon a foundation of ultra-masculine men performing superhuman feats. Because of this – far more than any other genre – they’re prone to being comically over-the-top and borderline campy. These ten cheesy cult films – some intentionally goofy, others not so much – rank among the finest that action cinema […]

10 Great Tearjerker Art Films That Will Make You Cry

Paris, Texas (1984)

There’s a certain underlying derisiveness in calling a movie a “tearjerker”; the term suggests excessive sentimentality and manufactured emotion, a movie carefully designed to get viewers to bawl their eyes out. A tearjerker can double as a genuinely great film though when that emotion is earned, and these ten films surely put in the work […]

10 Insane Camp-Classic Films You Must See

Pink Flamingos (1972)

Campy films don’t appeal to everyone, but there’s certainly a devoted audience for that brand of kitschy artifice and over-the-top style. For those who can appreciate some excess in their art, these ten underrated masterpieces of camp are absolute must-sees.   1. Barbarella (1968, Roger Vadim) There’s a fun test of gender equality in films […]

10 Movies To Watch If You Liked “Drive”

movies similar to drive

Nicolas Winding Refn’s Drive seemed to have come out of nowhere; a relatively unknown Danish director directing an art film starring, of all people, The Notebook star Ryan Gosling sounded like a very hit-or-miss premise. Despite having only Gosling’s star power and an enthusiastic film festival reception to back it up though, the film ended […]