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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 18
Cast
Wesley Snipes
Kris Kristofferson
Luke Goss
Ron Perlman
Norman Reedus
Directors
Guillermo del Toro
Screenwriters
David S Goyer
Running Time
117 minutes

Blade 2
The bloody sequel to the hyper-violent vampire horror.


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Plot
The underground vampire community, and the world at large, are threatened by a mutated, deadly new strain of badass bloodsuckers — the Reapers. And so Blade must reluctantly team up with The Bloodpack — a team of assassins originally trained to kill him — in order to prevent them taking over the world.


Verdict
Heart on its sleeve from a frantic frame one, this is every bit as unsubtle, hectic and hyper-violent as you’d expect. Wa-hey! Popcorn nonsense for sure, but shot with a wit, skill and understanding of its audience all too rarely seen in the genre. Strong stomachs will go away delightfully nourished.


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