The Art of War II: Betrayal (2008)

R  |  Video  |   |  Action, Thriller  |  12 August 2008 (USA)
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Agent Neil Shaw is called out of retirement and finds himself in the midst of a plot to assassinate several leading Senators with himself set-up to take the rap for a recent killing.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Winston Rekert ...
Reverend Tim
Michael Ryan ...
Senator Phillips
Paul Bae ...
Clifford W. Stewart ...
Tammy (as Anna Mae Routledge)
Eric Brecker ...
Kenneth W. Yanko ...
General (as Kenneth Yanko)
Team Leader


When Agent Neil Shaw comes out of hiding to vindicate his former mentor's murder, he winds up on the trail of betrayal and lethal corruption. Under the charge of his friend and a senatorial candidate, his mission is to set things straight. But when more people turn up dead, Shaw realizes that he's been set up as bait. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for violence, brief language and sexual images | See all certifications »


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12 August 2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

L'art de la guerre II - Trahison  »

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Even if you are a hardcore Wesley Snipes fan...I suggest caution
21 August 2008 | by See all my reviews

Wesley Snipes' movies aren't exactly groundbreaking material, but the first Art Of War was a pretty good action movie even if it was a bit generic.

The new Art of War movie is a total disaster. I don't even know where to start. The plot is thin and incoherent at best. Both the direction and camera angles are amateurish or even worse. The entire cast was at best platonic.Some scenes are shot so badly, you wonder whether it was directed or just some homemade video slapped into the movie. Also, the makers did a pathetic job of trying to pass off Canada as L.A.

The only 'good' thing about this movie is that you might end up laughing uncontrollably at their miserable attempt at making a movie.

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