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Cast
Aaron Taylor-Johnson
Chloë Grace Moretz
Christopher Mintz-Plasse
Jim Carrey
Directors
Jeff Wadlow
Screenwriters
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Running Time
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Kick-Ass 2
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Kick-Ass 2

Plot
Dave Lizewski (Taylor-Johnson) dons the green wetsuit again, joining forces with super-team Justice Forever, lead by nutbag Colonel Stars and Stripes (Carrey). Meanwhile, Hit-Girl (Moretz) tries to leave her old life behind, and former loser Chris D’Amico (Mintz-Plasse) reinvents himself as a supervillain.


Verdict
A more modest success than the first Kick-Ass, but still of-a-piece with its scurrilous predecessor. Nobody flies a jet-pack up a skyscraper this time, but Kick-Ass 2 still has its share of over-the-top action, and the sweary laughs are just about intact.


Reviewed by Owen Williams

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