In 2010, director Gareth Evans, a British filmmaker released an Indonesian extreme action film called The Raid (aka The Raid Redemption in the U.S.). The film focuses on a SWAT team being sent into an apartment highrise controlled by a drug lord only to be ambushed with no backup. The film's action sequences became the new standard internationally and its stars/stunt coordinators were overnight sensations. But does the film deserve such acclaim or should it be hacked to pieces by a rusty machete? MovieDude Eric, Kent and Chris find out.

 

"District Four" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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  • Ive never watched this moive.... and ive always meant to, just kept forgetting... meow i shall watch it, and listen!

    posted by: beef on 2018-04-12 23:36:20

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