What's a great way to spend time in the knife shop with kids? Show them how to make knives from their favorite TV shows and movies.
Here's a look at a movie knife classic, First Blood, and a movie that borrowed generously from the Rambo universe. Spoiler alert: ripping off Rambo is never a good idea.
The 2018 Tomb Raider movie, starring Alicia Vikander, has Lara Croft sporting the climbing axe made popular by the video games.
The 1999 Joan of Arc movie, "The Messenger," failed to represent the swords of the 15th century correctly on screen. A better movie got it right in 1948.
It took a lot of work and research to create the Bowie knife used for the classic 1952 film, "The Iron Mistress." But when it was over, an icon would be born.