Film bits and bobs

The Raid 2 (2014)

First published by Grolsch FilmWorks “It’s a question of ambition really,” says up-and-coming gangster Bejo (Alex Abbab) at the beginning of The Raid 2. “Let me rephrase that: it’s a … Continue reading

April 11, 2014 · 1 Comment

Five Asian Action Films That Kick Ass!

Piece first published by Scene360. In a sense, all Asian action movies kick ass – even those no-budget DTV ‘ninja’ flicks that seemed to come out once a week in … Continue reading

August 17, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Raid (2011)

Review first published in S&S Jun 2012 Synopsis: Jakarta, Indonesia, present day. After kissing his pregnant wife farewell and promising his father, “I’ll bring him back,” rookie cop Rama heads … Continue reading

April 4, 2013 · 8 Comments


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