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Based on 31 Critics
  • There's a sliver of a plot to The Raid, but it's really not worth going over -- when the characters pause to talk, which is rare, it does tend to kill the film's momentum. show more

  • Arguably the most dynamic Asian action film since the 1990s peaks of John Woo and Tsui Hark, The Raid: Redemption works as sheer gladiatorial ballet. show more

  • Unapologetically brutal and unencumbered by much plot, Raid is the year's most turbo-charged film. show more

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