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"The best never rest."
  • PG-13
  • 2013
  • 1 hr 56 min
  • 6.6  (179,646)
  • 47

RED 2 is an action-comedy film released in 2013 that follows the adventures of retired CIA agent Frank Moses, played by Bruce Willis, and his eccentric group of retired agents as they embark on a mission to prevent a global catastrophe. The movie begins with Frank living a peaceful and mundane life with his girlfriend Sarah, played by Mary-Louise Parker. However, their lives take a sudden turn when they are once again drawn into the dangerous world of espionage. Frank's former partner Marvin, played by John Malkovich, tells him that they have been framed for a secret mission called "Nightshade," which they completed years ago during the Cold War.

Marvin believes that the existence of Nightshade, a powerful and deadly weapon, has been leaked, and it is now in the hands of a ruthless terrorist organization. To clear their names and prevent the weapon from falling into the wrong hands, Frank, Marvin, and Sarah embark on a globe-trotting adventure, encountering old friends and new enemies along the way.

One of their key allies is Victoria, played by Helen Mirren, a deadly and elegant assassin who still harbors a soft spot for her former colleagues. As they race against time, they must not only outsmart the terrorists but also stay one step ahead of a group of CIA operatives, led by Jack Horton, played by Neal McDonough, who is determined to capture them.

Along the way, the team faces various challenges and obstacles, from an intense car chase through Paris to a shootout at a shopping mall in London. One particularly memorable scene involves Frank and Marvin breaking into a high-security facility disguised as Russian scientists, only to find that they are unexpectedly surrounded by real Russian scientists.

Throughout the film, the chemistry between the main cast is electric, with each character bringing their own unique quirks and personalities to the table. Bruce Willis effortlessly portrays Frank as a tough yet lovable hero, while John Malkovich steals the show with his hilarious antics as the paranoid and unpredictable Marvin.

Helen Mirren exudes elegance and grace as the sharpshooting Victoria, while Mary-Louise Parker brings an endearing naivety to Sarah, who is thrust into the world of espionage against her will.

Aside from the action-packed set pieces and witty banter, RED 2 also touches on themes of loyalty, trust, and the bonds of friendship. Despite being retired and having gone their separate ways, the core group still cares deeply for each other and is willing to risk their lives to protect one another.

Overall, RED 2 is an entertaining and thrilling ride that will have audiences on the edge of their seats. The cast's dynamic performances, combined with the fast-paced action and clever writing, make for a must-watch film.

RED 2 is a 2013 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 56 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.6 and a MetaScore of 47.

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    1 hr 56 min
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    6.6  (179,646)
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