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THE RAID 2 (2014)

Starring: Iko Uwais, Arifin Putra, Tio Pukasodewo, Oka Antara, Alex Abbad

Directed by: Gareth Evans

Synopsis: 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. 447 more words

Film

2014 Awards: Best Director

It’s Michael Bay y’all! End of blog…or maybe not. Best director is a tough choice in 2014 as the movies where I felt the direction was particularly strong were all so different. 631 more words

2014

Modern Classics: The Raid

The Raid came from nowhere, a roundhouse kick to the face of an action movie that smashed into the consciences of anyone longing for the ass kickery of Bruce Lee or the sheer blitz of early John Woo flicks. 338 more words

Film

Why Summits Matter

It is easy to be skeptical about the kind of meetings that US President Barack Obama, Chinese President Xi Jinping, and a small army of other global and regional leaders swept through in China, Myanmar, and Australia last month. 912 more words

Global

10 Best Movies of 2014

An impressive year. From a solo car journey to a 12 year masterpiece. Here are my ten favourite films of 2014.

10. Blue Ruin

At 10, the supreme dark revenge thriller… 1,064 more words

Reviews

Iain Sinclair's 70 X 70 Unlicensed Preaching: A Life Unpacked in 70 films

(King Mob, 2014) http://king-mob.net/

Ian Sinclair’s selection of 70 films in celebration of his 70th birthday, based on films related to the locations and enthusiasms of his life, constitutes a kind of accidental novel in its autobiographical journey. 637 more words

Books

"Killers" Gets a New Trailer and a U.S. Release Date

From directors the Mo Brothers (Timo Tjahjanto and Kimo Stamboel, Macabre) and producer Gareth Huw Evans (The Raid: Redemption) comes Killers. Starring Kazuki Kitamura ( 93 more words

Horror