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V/H/S 2 (2013)

Directors: Simon Barrett, Jason Eisener, Gareth Evans, Gregg Hale, Eduardo Sanchez, Timo Tjahjanto, Adam Wingard


Plot: Searching for a missing student, two private investigators break into his house and find collection of VHS tapes. 621 more words


Living on Netflix: VHS 2

Can’t really escape it can I?  The first one was a flawed mess, but had some potential that a sequel could easily improve upon.  Not only that, but there’s a third movie coming out soon which makes this review quite relevant.  8,727 more words

Living On Netflix

The Raid 2: Berandal (2014)

Director: Gareth Evans
Genres: Action, Crime, Thriller
Rating: 18
Synopsis: After fighting his way through an apartment building populated by an army of dangerous criminals and escaping with his life, SWAT team member Rama goes undercover, joining a powerful Indonesian crime syndicate to protect his family and uncover corrupt members of his own force. 616 more words

Movie: The Raid: Redemption (2011)

(Indonesian: Serbuan Maut; Country: Indonesia; Language: Indonesian)

Director Gareth Evans brings Indonesian martial arts (Pencak silat) to worldwide audience. It is action packed thriller. First class action in an otherwise third class film. 155 more words

Alternate Cinema


A week ago I was invited by Gareth Evans to step into a hole in the ground of the Old Rectory gardens in Hackney Central. The hole had been dug out of the soil by the… 1,969 more words

The Raid 2

Following up a movie like The Raid was always going to be quite a task – the original brought such a new and vibrant flair to the, relatively, mainstream action movie that I found it hard to picture how it could be followed. 514 more words


Southeast Asian Cinema: A Seedling Straining to Thrive

The upcoming relaunch of the Singapore Intl. Film Festival and the steady expansion of the Luang Prabang Festival in Laos, both of which focus entirely on films from Southeast Asia, suggests growing interest in pics from the region. 492 more words