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Interview: Gareth Evans Talks THE RAID 2

We had an excellent transcontinental conversation with The Raid 2 (orig. title:The Raid 2: Berandal) director Gareth Evans, starting at the New York red carpet premiere of his explosive, bombastic, butt-kicking sequel, and ending moments before a Q&A in the... More »
  

THE RAID 2 Invades New York: Interviews With Iko Uwais And Julie Estelle

Shortly before the New York City red carpet premiere of The Raid 2 {orig. title:The Raid 2: Berandal}, I caught up with Iko Uwais, reprising his role as everybody's favourite Indonesian undercover cop, and Julie Estelle, who told me all... More »
  

THE RAID 2 Trailer: One Cop Vs. The Entire Underworld (And Then Some)

Here's the U.S. trailer for an upcoming action movie from Indonesia, a sequel entitled The Raid 2. You might have heard about it. The film will have its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival tonight, and we expect to... More »
  

THE RAID 2 Leads Sundance 2014 Premieres Announcement

The excitement is palpable around these parts with today's announcement that The Raid 2 will be done in time to premiere at this year's Sundance Film Festival. The follow-up to the best action film in decades promises a more fleshed... More »
  

Indonesian Teaser Premiere For THE RAID 2: BERANDAL! Get Your First Taste Of The Action Now!

Indonesian action star Iko Uwais will be back on the big screen in 2014 with the release of Gareth Evans' The Raid 2: Berandal and Twitch is proud to premiere the first Indonesian teaser trailer for the film. While the... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

THE NIGHT COMES FOR US And Brings New Art For Timo Tjahjanto's Next With It

It's a good time to be a Mo Brother. The Indonesian duo's blood soaked debut Macabre has finally arrived on US shores thanks to Bloody Disgusting - who are offering it up in its entirety for free viewing - and... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

The Mo Brothers Unleash Their KILLERS In Exclusive First Teaser

Having won international acclaim with their debut feature, Macabre (Rumah Dara in their native Indonesia), fans have been eagerly awaiting the next effort from Jakarta based directing duo The Mo Brothers. They've been busy in the time since, one half... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Rumor Control On THE RAID Remake. Everything You're Reading This Week Is Wrong.

A bit of rumor control here on a story that surfaced at Bleeding Cool regarding the upcoming Screen Gems backed US remake of Gareth Evans' The Raid.The Bleeding Cool story reported that Jon and Erich Hoeber, the screenwriters of the... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

THE RAID 2: BERANDAL Wraps Principal Photography

See that haggard looking man hold the film slate? That's The Raid writer-director Gareth Huw Evans, the slate he's holding being for the final shot of principal photography on upcoming sequel The Raid 2: Berandal. The seven month production cycle... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Mad Dog May Be Dead But Check Out Yayan Ruhian As Prakoso In THE RAID 2

Unleashed today via his Twittter account, The Raid filmmaker Gareth Huw Evans treated us to a fresh image from the production of his upcoming sequel The Raid 2: Berandal. And if that face looks familiar it is because that is... More »
  

Finish Him! Keanu Reeves' MAN OF TAI CHI Gets An International Trailer!

Keanu Reeves directorial debut Man of Tai Chi is fast becoming illuminated, with this second trailer showing plenty more footage and story from the anticipated tournament film. We even get a tiny glimpse of The Raid star Iko Uwais amid... More »
  

Watch An Exclusive Clip From Steven Sheil's Action Horror DEAD MINE

Steven Sheil's Indonesian set action-horror Dead Mine is available now on VOD and with the DVD release coming next week Twitch is happy to offer up an exclusive clip from the film.The legend of Yamashita's Gold lures a treasure hunter... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Unofficial, Yet Rather Amusing, Poster Art For THE RAID 2

Take that Wolf Creek 2 and your Evil Dead poster filching ways. It was a slow day at work for a certain poster designer and so shortly after the WC2 art turned up here at Twitch I had this turn... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Watch THE RAID's Joe Taslim In Action In New FAST 6 Clip!

What's that? Wondering when you'll get your first good look at The Raid: Redemption star Joe Taslim in action as one of the new additions to the Fast And Furious franchise? So were we. But now we're not, because we... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Up Next From The Makers Of THE RAID And KILLERS: Joe Taslim Stars In THE NIGHT COMES FOR US

The night is falling on Jakarta and the makers of The Raid and Killers are coming out to play.Coming next from PT Merantau Films is The Night Comes For Us, a dark action film being co-written by The Raid director... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Twitchvision: Talking SPRING BREAKERS, ADMISSION, and OLYMPUS HAS FALLEN

This week saw a bunch of films worth talking about, including what for me is the first non-awful Harmony Korine film Spring Breakers, the innocuous and thus disappointing Admission, and the best goddamn movie of the weekend, Olympus Has Fallen... More »
  

THE RAID's Joe Taslim Is Ready For Action In This DEAD MINE Poster

Joe Taslim, who some of you might have spotted in the Fast and Furious 6 trailer, headlines this Indonesia-set movie from Mum & Dad director Steven Sheil, with Sam Hazeldine (The Raven) and Miki Mizuno (Guilty of Romance) in supporting... More »
  

Watch The First Teaser For Horror Anthology S-VHS!

Same concept, rather noisier result. What a difference a selection of filmmakers can make ...Horror anthology S-VHS is poised to make its premiere at Sundance and while the followup to last year's hit V/H/S follows the same format it would... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

BERANDAL (aka THE RAID 2) Announces New Cast, More Ass Kicking

With principal photography on Berandal - the upcoming sequel to The Raid - now just weeks away a handful of new cast members have been announced. We know star Iko Uwais will be back but who will be joining him?... More »
By Todd Brown