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On Punch Mountain, comedians David Jara and Mac Blake watch, discuss and celebrate a different action movie every episode to uncover its place on Punch Mountain, the ultimate action movie rankings.

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United States

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On Punch Mountain, comedians David Jara and Mac Blake watch, discuss and celebrate a different action movie every episode to uncover its place on Punch Mountain, the ultimate action movie rankings.

Language:

English


Episodes

Ep 053: Enter the Dragon

2/22/2024
Punch Mountain is enrolling in a martial arts master class with ENTER THE DRAGON. Mac and David discuss shredded movie stars, bespoke prosthetics, and folding a person in half to death before revealing ENTER THE DRAGON’s place on the definitive ranking of action movies.

Duration:01:36:25

Ep 052: Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves

2/15/2024
Punch Mountain is casting a level 7 charm spell with DUNGEONS & DRAGONS: HONOR AMONG THIEVES. Mac and David discuss chonky dragons, singing “Greensleeves” at karaoke, and Hollywood’s leading curmudgeon before revealing DUNGEONS & DRAGONS: HONOR AMONG THIEVES’s place on the definitive ranking of action movies.

Duration:01:46:42

Ep 051: Bad Boys 2

2/6/2024
Punch Mountain is riding together and dying together with BAD BOYS 2. Mac and David discuss wealthy police officers, exploding boats, and actors playing corpses before revealing BAD BOYS 2’s place on the definitive ranking of action movies.

Duration:02:00:10

Ep 050: Die Hard

1/30/2024
Kick off your shoes because Punch Mountain is scaling 40 stories of sheer terror with DIE HARD. Mac and David discuss Christmas Eve office parties, scene-stealing supporting characters, and 1980s executive salaries before revealing DIE HARD’s place on the definitive ranking of action movies.

Duration:01:55:32

Ep 049: John Wick: Chapter 2

1/19/2024
Punch Mountain is digging up the box we just buried for JOHN WICK: CHAPTER 2. Mac and David discuss dogs’ inner monologues, pencil violence, and action movie bystanders before revealing JOHN WICK 2’s place on the definitive ranking of action movies.

Duration:01:42:42

Inventory: Episodes 37 -48

1/12/2024
Punch Mountain is putting Episodes 37-48 on the shelves one last time in our latest Inventory episode! Mac and David discuss their final thoughts about the past 12 episodes, share some exciting news about the next dozen selections, and answer some listener questions.

Duration:01:18:39

Ep 048: Sucker Punch

1/4/2024
Punch Mountain is headed to the land of Make Believe with SUCKER PUNCH. Mac and David discuss dream worlds, bloodless violence, and Muppet Babies before revealing SUCKER PUNCH’s place on the definitive ranking of action movies.

Duration:01:39:27

Ep 047: The Taking of Pelham One Two Three

12/20/2023
Punch Mountain is jumping the turnstile for THE TAKING OF PELHAM ONE TWO THREE (1974). Mac and David discuss New York scum, misanthropic coworkers, and an all-time villain death before revealing THE TAKING OF PELHAM ONE TWO THREE’s place on the definitive ranking of action movies.

Duration:01:34:31

Ep 046: True Lies with Andrew Rosas

12/7/2023
Punch Mountain is jumping in a Harrier jet with TRUE LIES. Mac, David, and special guest Andrew Rosas discuss Arnold Schwarzenegger’s charisma, non-jumping horses, and how to use up a film budget before revealing TRUE LIES’s place on the definitive ranking of action movies.

Duration:02:31:38

Ep 045: Atomic Blonde with Ximena Blake

11/28/2023
Punch Mountain is tearing down the Berlin Wall with ATOMIC BLONDE. Mac, David, and special guest Ximena Blake discuss 80s vibes, unrelenting action sequences, and movie quality ice before revealing ATOMIC BLONDE’s place on the definitive ranking of action movies.

Duration:02:26:17

Ep 044: The Book of Eli with Bryan Gutmann

11/7/2023
Punch Mountain is on a mission from God with THE BOOK OF ELI. Mac, David, and special guest Bryan Gutmann discuss old guys in action movies, Kentucky baths, and apocalyptic product placement before revealing THE BOOK OF ELI’s place on the definitive ranking of action movies.

Duration:02:25:24

Ep. 043: The Protector with Kath Barbadoro

10/26/2023
Punch Mountain is going on an elephant rescue with THE PROTECTOR. Mac, David, and special guest Kath Barbadoro discuss acting opposite an elephant, deleted scenes, and extreme sports gangs before revealing THE PROTECTOR’s place on the definitive ranking of action movies.

Duration:02:16:09

Minisode 001: Halloween Horror Picks!

10/16/2023
Bonus Minisode! Punch Mountain is momentarily pausing the business of action for a quick mini-episode featuring some horror movie picks for the month of October. Plus, a tale of real life hamburger-related horror! We'll be back with a full length episode this week.

Duration:00:14:29

Ep 042: Sudden Death with Kerri Lendo

10/6/2023
Punch Mountain is lacing up its skates in preparation for SUDDEN DEATH. Mac, David, and special guest Kerri Lendo discuss mascot fights, Jean Claude Van Damme's fire marshal physique, and terrorist payrolls before revealing SUDDEN DEATH's place on the definitive ranking of action movies.

Duration:02:03:09

Ep 041: Blade 2

10/2/2023
Punch Mountain is throwing on a pair of shades for BLADE 2. Mac and David discuss vampire raves, the slow speed of light, and trash-talking Wesley Snipes before revealing BLADE 2’s place on the definitive ranking of action movies.

Duration:01:50:22

Ep 040: John Wick

9/16/2023
Punch Mountain is thinking it’s back with JOHN WICK. Mac and David discuss the assassin’s code of honor, criminal underworld infrastructure, and the purchase power of murder tokens before revealing JOHN WICK’s place on the definitive ranking of action movies.

Duration:01:58:37

Ep 039: The Incredibles

9/9/2023
Punch Mountain is squeezing into its supersuit and taking on THE INCREDIBLES. Mac and David discuss animation versus live action, super powered body horror, and avoid conversations about slash fiction before revealing THE INCREDIBLES’ place on the definitive ranking of action movies.

Duration:01:41:49

Ep 038: Lost Bullet

8/29/2023
Punch Mountain has gotta smash and go fast if they’re gonna find the LOST BULLET. Mac and David discuss cocaine logic, Eurothugs, and murder cars before revealing LOST BULLET’s place on the definitive ranking of action movies.

Duration:01:28:26

Ep 037: Need for Speed

8/22/2023
Punch Mountain has no time to stop for gas because we have a NEED FOR SPEED. Mac and David discuss illegal street racing infrastructure, bad ways to quit your job, and Michael Keaton’s easiest paycheck ever before revealing NEED FOR SPEED’s place on the definitive ranking of action movies.

Duration:01:53:08

Inventory: Episodes 25 - 36

8/11/2023
Punch Mountain is putting Episodes 25-36 on the shelves one last time in our latest Inventory episode! Mac and David discuss their final thoughts about the past 12 episodes, share some exciting news about the next dozen selections, and answer some listener questions. Punch Mountain is now on Discord! Join our server: https://discord.gg/HqP8sY7E

Duration:01:37:22