June 14, 2019
Do the most epic fight scenes only include muscle-bound superheroes? Can they also have skinny, low-level hitmen?
We’ve seen some amazing action sequences come out of recent film and TV, including Game of Thrones’ Battle of Winterfell and the explosive Avengers: Endgame.
But what Nerdwriter posits in a divisive video is that neither of those two franchises provided the best fight sequences of early May—Barry did, with its season two episode five entry, “ronny/lily.”
Check out their reasons why in the video below.
Not only does “ronny/lily” provide an exquisite example of how television can be exciting and fresh, with writing and direction from star Bill Hader, but it is an episode-long fight scene that gets everything right from start to finish.