The Last Action Hero entered cinemas 25 years ago.
The film was a box office bomb, but has gotten cult following legs since then. It didn’t help that it was going up against Jurassic Park, I don’t know if people remember how truly monstrous the hype and promotion for the latter was in 1993.
In honor of the 25th anniversary of the flop turned cult classic, Yahoo Entertainment sat down with the two men who dreamed up the film in the first place, Adam Leff and Zak Penn. During our 90-minute conversation, the screenwriters didn’t hold back on what frustrated them about making the movie, and the movie itself.
This video is worth a watch.