Tag: The Raid: Redemption

THE RAID: REDEMPTION Blu-ray Review

     August 20, 2012

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So many modern action movies are CGI and superhero spectacles. Yes, there’s action sequences, but they rarely involve real contact. And what’s great about The Raid (or as it was dumbly retitled for America The Raid: Redemption) is that when …

THE RAID: REDEMPTION Review

     March 22, 2012

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[This is a reprint of my review of the 2012 Sundance Film Festival.  The movie, now entitled The Raid: Redemption, opens tomorrow in limited release.] A good action movie is not simply throwing every single bullet, punch, slice, and explosion into …