Tag Archives: The Raid: Redemption
This week: Katniss Everdeen takes aim for DVD and Blu-ray with a special Saturday release of "The Hunger Games," one of the biggest blockbusters of the year and one of the most anticipated home video releases after a month of underwhelming titles.
Also new this week is the unbelievably violent action of the Indonesian import "The Raid: Redemption" and Universal's Blu-ray debut of "Jaws" that has meticulously restored the Steven Spielberg classic. Get More »
Have you ever wondered what "Die Hard" would be like if John McClane knew how to roundhouse-kick people in the face and disarm bloodthirsty, machete-wielding henchmen? If so, "The Raid: Redemption" is your answer.
Indonesian martial arts movie "The Raid" is set up almost like your favorite video game. A SWAT team needs to secure and lock down an overcrowded, run-down building seized by a ruthless crime lord. While getting debriefed on the way, our hero, Rama (Iko Uwais of "Merantau"), learns this raid has never been successfully done before, and chances are slim everyone will make it out alive. Get More »