▶ Part of jvince's Top 200 Films of All Time
The Good: I tried jotting down notes in my mind while watching the film, but there was just too much awesomeness going on, I lost track. Just go see the damn movie. Everyone, just go.
The Bad: No mere mortal could've possibly made this film because it's fucking perfect. The Raid 2 is a perfect action flick.
The Bottom Line: The Raid possessed a simple yet ingenious concept, but it lacked variation. Leaving the confines of a single building has done wonders for Gareth Evans' breakout franchise. The flaws of Redemption have been addressed in Berandal. The characterization, the cinematography, and most notably the story have all been shored up.…