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by Nicholas Lay (@laidbaremedia)

From the minute I saw the debut trailer for The Raid back in 2011, I knew Welsh director Gareth Evans was on to something. 594 more words


The Raid: Redemption (2011)

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Director: Gareth Evans

This absolute romp of a movie is non stop brutal fun from start to finish. Set in Jakarta, Indonesia, a squad of special forces set out to clear a criminally run tower block. 297 more words


'The Raid' Director's Samurai Short

It appeared suddenly on Monday. A mere 5 minutes and 18 seconds of black and white samurai sword fighting action. The only context given in it’s YouTube description… 278 more words

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In a time of civil war, a young warrior is given the task of delivering a treaty between two rival lords. During her journey through the woods however, she finds herself hunted by two assassins intent on intercepting her message of peace in a bid to maintain the fear, instability and violent rule of their leader.

His Blazing Automatics: Gareth Evans Just Made the Best Action Film of 2016 in 5 Minutes with 'Pre Vis Action'

His Blazing Automatics is a column by Vague Visages staff writer Dylan Moses Griffin.

Having blown all other modern action cinema out of the water with… 651 more words

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Peter Ryan, Crimebuster

Quadrant readers know the author and man of letters, who died last week at 92, for his columns, mellifluous prose and erudite wit. Many light-fingered former Melbourne University students and staff harbour less cheerful memories… 1,550 more words

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2 Movies 1 Moment Battle: A Bathroom Brawl

The Raid 2 (2014)

Director: Gareth Evans    Stars: Iko Uwais, Yayan Ruhian, Arifin Putra

Summary: The Raid 2 continues right where The Raid:Redemption… 1,012 more words

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