The Art of Self-DefenseThe Art of Self-Defense

A random assault turns a mild-mannered accountant into a lethal martial artist in The Art of Self-Defense, an audaciously original dark comedy that takes the idea of toxic masculinity to absurd extremes.more

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The Art of Self-Defense

A random assault turns a mild-mannered accountant into a lethal martial artist in The Art of Self-Defense, an audaciously original dark comedy that takes the idea of toxic masculinity to absurd extremes.

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