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Hard Target 2 (2016)

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Retired mixed martial artist Wes "The Jailor" Baylor (Scott Adkins) can't refuse a million-dollar purse he's offered for one final bout in Myanmar. But when he arrives for the fight, he ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Scott Adkins ... Wes Baylor
Robert Knepper ... Jonah Aldrich
Rhona Mitra ... Sofia
Temuera Morrison ... Madden
Ann Truong ... Tha
Adam Saunders ... Esparto
Jamie Timony ... Landon Marshall
Peter Hardy ... Jacob Zimling
Sean Keenan ... Tobias Zimling
Troy Honeysett ... Jonny Sutherland
Katrina Grey ... Kay Sutherland
Gigi Velicitat Gigi Velicitat ... Maduka
Amarin Cholvibul Amarin Cholvibul ... Win
Thira Chutikul ... Thai Youth
Geoffrey Giuliano Geoffrey Giuliano ... Vermeulen
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Retired mixed martial artist Wes "The Jailor" Baylor (Scott Adkins) can't refuse a million-dollar purse he's offered for one final bout in Myanmar. But when he arrives for the fight, he learns he's been tricked into becoming the target of a human hunt. Carrying only water and a ruby-filled money belt for the last person standing, Wes must outsmart the heavily armed group that has paid to kill him. As he fights for his life in the treacherous jungle terrain, the hunters become the hunted. Written by Subrat Jain

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Action | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 September 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Hard Target 2 See more »

Filming Locations:

Thailand

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Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Scott Atkins and JCVD were both in Expendables 2 and both were the main characters in the hard target movies. See more »

Goofs

On the bridge Aldrich kills a villager, then is going to kill a kid. The camera changes to a faraway shot as viewed by Baylor. The dead villager is not visible even though he fell directly at the feet of Aldrich. See more »

Crazy Credits

The movie title is written from parallel lines formed by darting arrow, similar to the original Hard Target. See more »

Connections

References Rambo (2008) See more »

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Targeted Hard
Written by Roel Reiné
Performed by Deda
Courtesy of Roel Reiné
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90's style martial arts action flick
30 August 2016 | by s3276169See all my reviews

Anyone remember the 90's? The age of mobile phones that looked like bricks and cheesy martial art action flicks?

Hard Target 2 is firmly set in the 90's action flick mould. Its simple formulaic stuff but its also good fun. There's no pretension here just lots or corny but enjoyable scripting and tons of kick ass action. Lead actor Scott Adkins is a worthy successor to Jean Claude Van Damme. He's a talented martial artist and puts on a polished performance, that really helps to lift this film.

One to enjoy if, like me, you grew up on a diet of 90's action flicks. Seven out of ten from me.


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