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Running Scared

Released 2006
Distributor New Line Cinema

No, this isn’t the (not really very famous either) Billy Crystal comedy from 1986, but the very underrated and virtually unknown hyper-real 2006 thriller from director Wayne Kramer set in New Jersey but shot in Prague. It’s one of many such currently obscure action films that have yet to penetrate the dwindling home video market due to a plethora of similar titles and the disappearance of brick-and-mortar retail outlets.

About Max Landis

Max Landis is a screenwriter, and now a director and a producer too, which is neat. He wrote Chronicle and that was pretty cool, and it looks like other stuff he wrote will be movies also, which he describes as “exciting.” Max loves movies and comics and arbitrary weirdness that doesn’t namedrop itself or try too hard to be cool.