The Raid: Redemption

The Best Independent / International Films of 2012 | 21 Jan 2013 // 4:10 PM

When you think outside the box, it's amazing how novel and inventive your thoughts become. Same applies in film. These examples of beyond the mainstream moviemaking shine as creative and experimental entertainments.

The Best Male Film Performances of 2012 | 8 Jan 2013 // 4:10 PM

From diabolical tech terrorism to brutal slave ownership, the actors that make up this year's best traversed a wide canvas of creative and cinematic choices.


'The Raid: Redemption' Showcases Martial Arts Action and Hallways | 23 Mar 2012 // 12:55 AM

Listening to the gunfire and explosions in other parts of the building, cops crouched in shadows begin to look around at one another.


Lights! Camera! (Nothing But) Action! - 'The Raid: Redemption' | 13 Apr 2012 // 7:00 AM

(T)he entire movie plays like a pair of defibrillator paddles, jolting us out of our typical genre malaise.

'The Raid: Redemption' Score from Mike Shinoda and Joseph Trapanese | 4 Apr 2012 // 11:10 PM

Preview the original score from the movie The Raid: Redemption.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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