Hardcore Henry (2016) w/Leo Brady

hardcore henry

Hot off the heels of Video Game Movie Month, we stumble upon another video game-y film for May – Hardcore Henry! Leo Brady of AMovieGuy.com joins us to talk about this bold, but flawed experiment in making a film mimic the frenetic perspective (and questionable moral center) of FPS games. Check it out along with our custom cocktail and drinking rules!

(Thanks to our sponsor Field Notes as part of the Chicago Podcast Coop!)

Related links: 

Biting Elbows’ “Bad Motherfucker” music video

THIS EPISODE'S DRINK:

hardcore henry cocktail

DRINKING RULES FOR HARDCORE HENRY:

  1. Any time a Sharlto Copley character dies
  2. Whenever you see a damsel in distress, or women in otherwise icky situations
  3. Every time Hardcore Henry changes weapons

FINISH YOUR DRINK WHEN:

Akan says, “Who would have thought pussy was a helluva motivator?”

Join us next week as we take a step back into some more innocuous children’s fare — oh god there’s CAR MURDER! That’s right, it’s the 1987 animated film The Brave Little Toaster!

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About Clint Worthington

Clint Worthington is a Chicago-based film critic and podcaster. A member of the Chicago Independent Film Critics Circle, you can find his other film work at Consequence of Sound, Crooked Marquee and UPROXX. He is also the co-host of Nathan Rabin's Happy Cast.

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