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What an Action Hero Does on His Day Off

Jun 12, 2014 | 134-part series
Video by Amalgamated Picture Co.

He killed the bad guy. He recovered the priceless artifact. He saved the girl. Now what? In this short film, writer and director Dylan Allen skewers the generic "happy" ending of typical big-budget blockbusters with satirical humor and a dash of ennui. 

Author: Chris Heller

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