Yes of course you could write this off as a trashy b movie sequel, but this is now a martial arts v aliens fight from the makers of the Raid. I. Mean. Come. On.
Too much of a good thing really.. I fell asleep half way through this rewatch, woke up during the final battle, and knew I hadn't really missed much.
Definite sequel bloat, and hampered by splitting up the gang for side adventures when the most fun is had together.
There are some fantastic moments, but overall its a step down.
Director Eubank's sophomore offering after 2011's impressively low budget "Love." Personally i had some issues with Love being a very pretty and beautifully put together work of art that relied on some narrative mysteries to buoy your interest along.. the only problem being that the mysteries' resolutions were a bit trite or hollow, and ultimately unsatisfying.
Which pains me to say, but that description could almost perfectly match The Signal too. In fact, admittedly it's been a while since i…