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The Raid 2 (2014)

The Raid 2: Berandal (original title)
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Only a short time after the first raid, Rama goes undercover with the thugs of Jakarta and plans to bring down the syndicate and uncover the corruption within his police force.

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Eka
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Bejo
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The Assassin (as Cecep Arief Rahman)
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Keichi (as Ryuhei Matsuda)
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Hideaki Goto (as Kenichi Endo)
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Bunawar
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Reza
Epy Kusnandar ...
Topan
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He thought it was over. After fighting his way out of a building filled with gangsters and madmen - a fight that left the bodies of police and gangsters alike piled in the halls - rookie Jakarta cop Rama thought it was done and he could resume a normal life. He couldn't have been more wrong. Formidable though they may have been, Rama's opponents in that fateful building were nothing more than small fish swimming in a pond much larger than he ever dreamed possible. And his triumph over the small fry has attracted the attention of the predators farther up the food chain. His family at risk, Rama has only one choice to protect his infant son and wife: He must go undercover to enter the criminal underworld himself and climb through the hierarchy of competing forces until it leads him to the corrupt politicians and police pulling the strings at the top of the heap. And so Rama begins a new odyssey of violence, a journey that will force him to set aside his own life and history and take on ... Written by Sony Pictures Classics

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It's Not Over Yet

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Action | Crime | Thriller

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Rated R for sequences of strong bloody violence throughout, sexuality and language | See all certifications »

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11 April 2014 (USA)  »

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$4,500,000 (estimated)

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$165,292 (USA) (28 March 2014)

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$2,625,803 (USA) (13 June 2014)
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Iko Uwais had trained together with the other fighters for 6 months, so that they would meet every day and build that mutual trust before shooting the fight scenes, so that when one of them missed, they wouldn't want to punch back harder. See more »

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In the taxi scene, the taxi goes north from Blok M Terminal's exit. Then the taxi crashes in Little China Town which is located southwest of the terminal's exit even though it appears that the taxi only goes straight ahead. See more »

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[from trailer]
Rama: It will be a few months. You can't know where I am. And I can't be seen anywhere near you.
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The perfect sequel
13 March 2014 | by (Copenhagen, Denmark) – See all my reviews

This sequel is better in every conceivable way.

The action might take up a little less screen time percentage wise, but is more brutal (way more), even better choreographed, varied and memorable. I think this movie has the greatest overall collection of fight scenes in the history of action cinema, and a fantastic car chase too. Obviously I haven't seen every movie in existence, but I have never seen anything with such a collection of incredibly well done and brutal fights.

Characters have depth to them, even if on a comic book level, and are well cast and well played. Story is fairly intelligent, and more than services the action.

Everything else; filming, editing, sound design, stunts, special effects are stellar. There are quite a few "how the hell did they do that?!?" moments.


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