In Search of The Last Action Heroes
In Search of the Last Action Heroes" is the most comprehensive retrospective of the Action film genre ever made.
The documentary details the action genre over the past 50 years from the early westerns to the contemporary movies of today. We explore the story behind the 80s action genre many consider the golden era and how it changed come the 90s and saw its decline and eventual rise as we witnessed the old stars of the 1980s make a comeback.
Matrix, Rambo, McClane, Ripley, Connor, Dutch - the power of their stories excited and inspired a generation of action enthusiasts. Locked and loaded with nostalgia, 80s synth music and exclusive interviews detailing the genre, speaking to the actors, writers, directors, producers and composers who helped influence and shape the films we grew up on.