The Raid 2 aka The Raid 2: Berandal aka The most brutal martial arts film in recent memory is here, right now. This is the epic sequel to the original Indonesian martial arts, crime, revenge, redemption action film from Gareth Evans. The release is set for July 8th, 2014 on Blu-ray & DVD from Sony Home Entertainment.
Synopsis: “Following immediately after the events of THE RAID, RAMA (Iko Uwais) is forced to reinvent himself as an undercover cop in order to provide protection for his wife and child. Working for the anti-corruption taskforce led by the one person he can trust, BUNAWAR, he is given a mission to engage himself as an enforcer for a local mob boss, BANGUN. Finding a way in through BANGUN’s son UCO, RAMA must hunt for information linking BANGUN with police force corruption. All the while, he harbors a dangerous and personal vendetta for revenge and justice that threatens to consume him- and bring both this mission and the organized crime syndicates crashing down.”
The Raid 2 has a run time of approximately 150 minutes and is rated R.
Staring Iko Uwais, Julie Estellei, Oka Antara, & Yayan Ruhian. Directed By Gareth Evans.