A slew of new content has been added to Netflix to kick off a new month, but among the titles they’ve added is one of the best action films of the past decade, raid 2. 2014 Indonesian action-thriller film, a sequel to the 2011 release Raid: Redemptionis now available to stream live on the service, and although it’s worth a look out for its predecessor, those eager to have a good time (albeit Extremely violent) that would do good to look it up. Some of the other notable movies Netflix added this week include Tom Cruise Minority Reportclassic music fatthe first five films in rocky franchise, fan-favorite Edgar Wright movie Scott Pilgrim vs. the Worldand the classic action movie The best.
Written, directed and edited by Gareth Evans, raid 2 It picks up minutes after the conclusion of the first film, starring Eko Aweys (Snake-eyesAnd the Night comes to us) reprising the role of police officer Rama. After beginning his grueling battle to climb a skyscraper, fight a drug cartel and save his brother, Rama is given a new mission, to go undercover in the Jakarta underworld to expose corruption between the gangs and the police. He encounters a variety of colorful characters on this journey, taking plenty of damage along the way. Check out the trailer here and stream it on Netflix now.
Will there be The Raid 3?
Despite the critical and commercial success of the first two films in the series, it seems unlikely that fans will ever get to see it raid 3. That’s the bad news, and the good news is that Gareth Evans has already revealed what the plot for the theoretical sequel could have been. Briefly raid 3 He would animate his main work and even pursue a completely different personality.
Speaking on Empire Spoiler Special Podcast Evans revealed that the film will break away from the roots of the series by removing itself from the city and setting off into the jungles of West Java, in what the director said would be like the original film. predator in a way. A Japanese mob boss will meet up with a former co-boss in the woods where they will find the city-dwelling homicide squad far out of their element.
Evans went on to concede that his ideas for the film may not have been what fans had expected, saying “it would have pissed off a lot of people” and that fans who know of his plans for the film now likely wouldn’t ask him to do so. He. She.
“Before I knew it, I had been five years down the line, I had made The Messenger, and we were just starting production on Gangs Of London. I couldn’t see myself going back to making raid 3. My interests have moved on to other projects,” Evans concluded. You work with other people, you meet other people and want to work with them again, you want to try different things, and you find a story that suddenly grabs your attention and is the thing you want to do next. Things that are hard to miss are offered.”