One-Armed Bandit

James Franco steals the show in 127 Hours. This is what he had to say about it.

Rough Cut

What's it like to watch a Hollywood director turn your life-threatening ordeal into entertainment?

It's Like Porn

Presenting the best of a new generation of action films, from mountain biking and snowboarding to skiing and climbing.

The Path of Most Resistance

SEBASTIAN JUNGER on covering war (without any prior experience), being selectively lazy (while never slowing down), and the rewards of following the rough road—whatever you choose to do.

34. Wing It

On our 2010 Life List: wing it like Sebastian Junger.

Step into Celluloid

The latest films and fashions from seven of the brightest stars at this year's Mountainfilm in Telluride festival.

The River Keeper

From filming paddling expeditions to taking on environmental issues, filmmaker Trip Jennings is making a difference.

The Rope Guns

Filmmakers Nick Rosen and Peter Mortimer have done the seemingly impossible: made climbing movies for the mainstream.

The Accidental Detective

When film director Josh Fox got letters from energy companies offering him almost $100,000 to drill for natural gas on his land, he became a natural-gas detective.


The muckraking documentaries that uncovered the havoc humans wreak.

Wild Things

The nature films that redefined the way we view our planet.

Old Schooled

The 20th century documentaries that changed outdoor filmmaking.