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Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne (2003)

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The brooding cop has left the DEA and returned to the NYPD. When his latest case ends up involving the thought-dead femme fatale Mona Sax, he finds that his journey through the night is far from over.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Max Payne (voice)
... Mona Sax / Answering Machine (voice)
Jonathan Davis ... Vladimir Lem / Witness (voice)
Vince Viverito ... Jim Bravura (voice)
Jennifer Server ... Valerie Winterson (voice)
John Braden ... Alfred Woden / Security Guard / Male Sales Voice (voice)
... Vinnie Gognitti / Junkie / Mental Patient (voice)
David O'Brien ... Cartoon Host / Return to Sender Announcer / Male Sales Voice (voice)
Michael Mags ... Captain BaseballBat-Boy (voice)
Victoria Pontecorvo ... BicycleHelmet-Girl (voice)
... Demon / Zombie (voice)
... Lady Amelia / Doctor / Kyra Silver (voice)
Chris Durham ... Lord Valentine / Cleaner / Security Guard (voice)
... Lord Jack / Cleaner / Commando (voice)
... Mama / Neighbor (voice)
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His journey into the night continues as Max Payne returns to his old job with the NYPD, and finds that old friends have turned to new enemies and old enemies to new friends, while at the same time, falling for a woman that he knows he should not. Written by Max Hall

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A Film Noir Love Story


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Mona's line, "I turned out to be such a damsel in distress" is a reference to the previous game, in which she informed Max upon their first meeting that though her twin sister was a "damsel in distress," Mona herself was a professional. See more »

Goofs

A .50 AE caliber Desert Eagle holds 8 rounds (7 in the magazine 1 in the chamber), not 10. See more »

Quotes

Mobster: ...Oh yeah, like good old times, when we were still peddling V; when we had that Russian son of a bitch down for the count. When we were hunting that undercover fed; what's his name again? Hurt?
Mobster: 'Hurt', my ass. 'Payne' was his name. Payne!
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Max Payne's journey through the night will continue See more »

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References Apocalypse Now (1979) See more »

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Late Goodbye
Performed by Poets of the Fall
Written by Marko Saaresto, lyrics based on a poem by Sam Lake
Produced by Markus Kaarlonen (as Markus "Captain" Kaarlonen)
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very morbid story driven by a gritty narrative
21 February 2004 | by See all my reviews

The continuation to Max Payne is similar in gameplay to its predecessor except for the newly added Bullet-time reload which actually very effective in instances, but that's O.K. because the gameplay was good to begin with. secondly, the story proves that Max Payne is easily one of the most ruthlessly mature video games out today.

9.5/10


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