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The Night Comes for Us (2018)

TV-MA | | Action, Thriller | 19 October 2018 (USA)
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Ito (Joe Taslim), a gangland enforcer, caught amidst a treacherous and violent insurrection within his Triad crime family upon his return home from a stint abroad.

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Timo Tjahjanto

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Timo Tjahjanto
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Cast

Credited cast:
Iko Uwais ... Arian
Joe Taslim ... Ito
Julie Estelle ... The Operator
Zack Lee ... Bobby
Sunny Pang ... Chien Wu
Salvita Decorte ... Shinta
Hannah Al Rashid Hannah Al Rashid ... Elena
Shareefa Daanish ... Triad's Sniper
Dian Sastrowardoyo Dian Sastrowardoyo ... Alma
Abimana Aryasatya Abimana Aryasatya ... Fatih
Asha Kenyeri Bermudez Asha Kenyeri Bermudez ... Reina
Epy Kusnandar Epy Kusnandar ... Night Handler
Dimas Anggara Dimas Anggara ... Wisnu
Morgan Oey Morgan Oey ... Arian's Assistant
Revaldo Revaldo ... Yohan
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Ito (Joe Taslim), a gangland enforcer, caught amidst a treacherous and violent insurrection within his Triad crime family upon his return home from a stint abroad.

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Action | Thriller

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19 October 2018 (USA) See more »

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The director, Timo Tjahjanto, through his Twitter account, hinted this as the first movie in a planned trilogy. He also hinted that the next movie will focus on the operator (played by Julie Estelle) and the remaining member of the Six Seas. See more »

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When Shinta is berating Ito at her apartment bathroom for disappearing without notice, she is tying a bandage around his torso. The bandage disappears in the next frame and appears tied around Ito in the next frame. See more »

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Fatih: What are you smiling for? Go work on the passports.
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Oh so violent.
12 November 2018 | by BA_HarrisonSee all my reviews

For those who thought that The Raid 1 & 2 were the last word in kinetic, ultra-brutal martial arts movies, think again: The Night Comes For Us, from director Timo Tjahjanto, is a strong contender for the most excessively violent, blood-drenched action flick ever made. The film's many fight scenes are wonderfully choreographed and flawlessly executed, Tjahanto's breath-taking direction employing shooting techniques that are guaranteed to astound, although it's the sheer quantity of blood and guts that really impresses.

The film stars Joe Taslim as triad member Ito, who seeks redemption for all the terrible things that he has done by saving a young girl, Reina (Asha Kenyeri Bermudez), from his hit squad. Having gunned down his own men and escaped with the girl, Ito finds himself targeted by the triad's top killers, who include Raid star Iko Uwais as his old pal Arian, Julie Estelle (The Raid 2's Hammer Girl) as a motorcycle-riding assassin, and a pair of lesbian hit-women: Elena (Hannah Al Rashid), who is armed with a kukri knife, and Alma (Dian Sastrowardoyo), who wields a whirling wire weapon.

As Ito, aided by his loyal friends Bobby (Zack Lee), Fatih (Abimana Aryasatya) and Wisnu (Dimas Anggara), battles to protect Reina, viewers are treated to all manner of graphic violence: bodies are beaten and mutilated, necks are slashed, and bones are broken. A man is hung on a meathook, someone is machine gunned in the face, and a grenade rips another poor bloke to pieces. There's a shotgun blast to the foot, a knife through the neck, a severed hand, an evisceration, pool balls to the skull, a hook in the crotch, a utility knife in the mouth (and through the cheek), and more bullet hits and stabbings than I can recall. The stuntwork is amazing and it's hard to believe that no-one was seriously injured.

The carnage is so spectacular that it's easy to forgive the simplicity of the plot (the narrative is not nearly as involved as The Raid 2; it's more akin to the original Raid movie in terms of complexity).


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