JJ Perry

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Season 05 | Episode 30

JJ Perry

Director / Stuntman

Stuntman J.J. Perry, director of Day Shift, joins hosts Josh Olson and Joe Dante to discuss his favorite action flicks.

Show Notes:

Movies Referenced In This Episode

You Only Live Twice (1967) – Dana Gould’s trailer commentary
From Russia With Love (1963) – Brian Trenchard-Smith’s trailer commentary, Randy Fuller’s wine pairing
Day Shift (2022)
Big Trouble In Little China (1986) – Mike Mendez’s trailer commentary
The Lost Boys (1987) – Alex Kirschenbaum’s review
Fright Night (1986) – Alex Kirschenbaum’s review
The Evil Dead (1983) – Fede Alvarez’s trailer commentary
Zombieland (2009)
Traffic (2000)
Spectral (2016)
Spectre (2015)
The Exorcist (1973) – Oren Peli’s trailer commentary
Enter The Dragon (1973) – Brian Trenchard-Smith’s trailer commentary
The Way of the Dragon a.k.a. Return of the Dragon (1972) – Brian Trenchard-Smith’s trailer commentary
Rocky (1976)
Rocky II (1979)
Rocky III (1982)
Rocky IV (1985)
Rocky V (1990)
Creed (2015)
Undisputed II: Last Man Standing (2006)
The Tournament (2009)
The Shepherd: Border Patrol (2008)
X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)
F9: The Fast Saga (2021)
Samaritan (2022)
Safe (2012)
Warrior (2011)
Police Story (1985) – Glenn Erickson’s Blu-ray review
Project A (1983)
Armour of God (1986)
Tango And Cash (1989)
Rapid Fire (1992)
The Killer (1989)
A Better Tomorrow (1986)
Hard Boiled (1992)
John Wick (2014)
The Matrix (1999)
Ong-Bak: Muay Thai Warrior (2003)
Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (1997)
Oldboy (2003)
Oldboy (2013)
The Manchurian Candidate (1962) – John Landis’s trailer commentary, Glenn Erickson’s Blu-ray review
The Manchurian Candidate (2004)
The Warriors (1979)
Bullet To The Head (2012)
Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk (2016)
Spy (2015)
Die Hard (1988)
Star Wars (1977)
The Terminator (1984) – Adam Rifkin’s trailer commentary
The Dead Pool (1988) – Alan Spencer’s trailer commentary
State of Grace (1990)
Black Rain (1989)
The Pope of Greenwich Village (1984)
O Brother Where Art Thou? (2000)
Point Break (1991) – Karyn Kusama’s trailer commentary
John Wick: Chapter 4 (2023)
Thrilla In Manilla (TBD)


Other Notable Items

James Bond
Sean Connery
Robert Shaw
The Village Theater in Westwood
Ang Lee
Quentin Tarantino
Steven Soderbergh
John McTiernan
Chad Stahelski
David Leitch
Bruce Lee
Jackie Chan
Jet Li
Jean-Claude Van Damme
Steven Seagal
Chuck Norris
Walker, Texas Ranger TV series (1993-2001)
Robert Wall
The Scott Adkins podcast episode
Ryan Reynolds
Sylvester Stallone
Burgess Meredith
Carl Weathers
Jason Statham
The Boaz Yakin podcast episode
Tom Hardy
Joel Edgerton
Charlie Chaplin
Buster Keaton
The Laemmle Monica FIlm Center in Santa Monica
John Woo
Keanu Reeves
Tony Jaa
Robin Shou
Park Chan-wook
Spike Lee
Jonathan Demme
Walter Hill
Joe Frazier vs. Muhammad Ali 
WETA Digital
Paul Feig
Jamie Foxx
Dave Franco
Snoop Dogg
The Fox Tower (a.k.a. Nakatomi Plaza)
Clint Eastwood
Jan de Bont
Toby Oliver

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