REVIEWS AND TESTIMONIALS

“ANDY ARMSTRONG HAS A PROFOUND UNDERSTANDING OF HOW TO DIRECT ACTION.  THIS BOOK IS FOR ANYONE WHO WANTS TO MAKE GREAT ACTION MOVIES, OR JUST UNDERSTANDS HOW HARD THEY ARE TO MAKE.”

-SETH ROGEN, ACTOR/WRITER/PRODUCER  

THE GREEN HORNET, THE INTERVIEW, THE GUILT TRIP, THE DICTATOR, PINEAPPLE EXPRESS 


“Armstrong deploys his vast, unparalleled experience as one of Hollywood’s premier Stunt Coordinators to illuminate both fans and experts on his art.  He’s not only a great stunt man, he’s a great story teller.”

-Marc Webb, Director

The Amazing Spider-man 1&2, 500 Days of Summer

“All filmmakers will benefit from reading Action Movie Maker’s Handbook by Andy Armstrong.  The process will be more fun and most important the story and film will be much better.”

-Mike Hausman,  Internationally Renowned Producer  

The Firm, Ragtime, People vs. Larry Flynt, Taking Woodstock, Brokeback Mountain, Gangs of New York, Amadeus, Man on the Moon


Amazing book written by an amazing man! The wealth of knowledge is incredible! Very well written and very entertaining!! 5/5 stars

-Banzai Vitale  april 10th, 2017 

Amazon.com   

This is an invaluable resource for anyone working in the stunt or action film making industry. I highly recommend reading this book. Thank you Mr. Armstrong for sharing this knowledge!! 5/5 stars

TIMVSWILD AUGUST 27TH, 2016 AMAZON.COM

If you ever think you might Coordinate a stunt, or aspire to coordinate stunts for film, you should read this book. Written by one of the wisest men to ever coordinate, INNOVATE, and direct action. 5/5 stars

-JIM MAY 28TH, 2016 AMAZON.COM

This book is the very best and an honest explanatory book which is a must ...

This book is the very best and an honest explanatory book which is a must for all up and coming action movie directors and also a wonderful read, written by one of the film businesses "great men" who has throughout his career helped many many other people's careers. 5/5 stars

-Vic Armstrong  May 11th, 2016 amazon.co.uk 

LEARN FROM ONE OF THE GREATS!

Andy Armstrong has made describing the creation of an action sequence not only informative but also enjoyable, with vivid imagery and clear, concise writing. You can't put it down & will want to read it again when you're done!  Thanks for this look inside one of the more celebrated careers in the modern film industry. 5/5 stars

 -David Morizot      May 15th, 2016 amazon.com

beneficial & essential read!

Andy Armstrong is one of the most well-known & famously talented action directors in our business. His wealth of knowledge is unsurpassed for anyone trying to make a career in stunts. This book is a must have! 5/5 stars

  -Brianna Womick          April 24th, 2016 amazon.com

An excellent read on advice for up and coming stuntmen and women. Andy passes on a lifetime of knowledge, that could possibly make or break your career. 5/5 stars

-RIDGE RUNNER      APRIL 15TH, 2016 AMAZON.COM