RED 2 Synopsis
Frank Moses reunites his unlikely team of elite operatives for a global quest to track down a missing portable nuclear device.
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88

Chicago Sun-Times

By Bill Zwecker
Red 2 not only delivers the action, laughs and thrills of the original — in many ways it surpasses it.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
About halfway through Red 2, in the midst of all the laughs and action, suddenly Anthony Hopkins shows up, and he doesn't care one bit that...
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63

RogerEbert.com

By Odie Henderson
I did my homework and watched the original "RED." It was just as stupid as this movie, yet I liked it a little more.
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By David Hiltbrand
In its long, punishing final act, Red 2 goes beyond its mandate as a lark to pose as a true action caper.
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63

USA Today

By Scott Bowles
Red 2 is one of those sequels that's easier to follow if you've seen the original but more entertaining if you haven't.
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63

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
The film has its charms but the end result feels like warmed-over James Bond… and not even especially good 007, at that.
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63

Movie Nation

By Roger Moore
Red 2 goes down easily, from Marvin’s demented moments of relationship advice to Dame Helen’s tender and amusing “Hitchcock” reunion with...
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60

Variety

By Justin Chang
While Bruce Willis, John Malkovich, Helen Mirren, et al. are still good for a few chuckles as a gang of superannuated government assassins,...
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60

The Hollywood Reporter

By Justin Lowe
Not that it isn’t entertaining, but the film's premise is certainly well past its “use by” date, resulting in another passably palatable...
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50

Village Voice

By Stephanie Zacharek
Red 2, disappointing in so many ways, isn't torture to watch, in part because Mirren has even more to do than she did in the first...
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Pure Entertainment (something the critics don't understand)

By elkhunter
This is a fun movie!! As someone said: No robots, no aliens, no superheroes who can leap tall buildings in a single bound. Like The Expendables franchise, this is just plain fun entertainment....

Pure Entertainment (something the critics don't understand)

By elkhunter
This is a fun movie!! As someone said: No robots, no aliens, no superheroes who can leap tall buildings in a single bound. Like The Expendables franchise, this is just plain fun entertainment....

What Happened To The Magic?

By MedRed
The first Red wasn't the best movie, but it was charming and entertaining. For Red 2, the budget got bigger, but the quality of the movie got worse. Red 2 focuses too much on love life of Bruce...

What Happened To The Magic?

By MedRed
The first Red wasn't the best movie, but it was charming and entertaining. For Red 2, the budget got bigger, but the quality of the movie got worse. Red 2 focuses too much on love life of Bruce...

Sequel makes for a good movie

By TLC_28
I saw Red 2 with my 19 year old daughter and 2 15 year old girls. We all thought it was a good movie worth seeing. I normally don't like sequels. For a sequel this was a really good movie. You didn't...

Sequel makes for a good movie

By TLC_28
I saw Red 2 with my 19 year old daughter and 2 15 year old girls. We all thought it was a good movie worth seeing. I normally don't like sequels. For a sequel this was a really good movie. You didn't...

Red 2

By mecmark
All the actors were great, lots of action, but I did not walk away feeling as good as the first Red. I will buy a copy when its released though !!...

Red 2

By mecmark
All the actors were great, lots of action, but I did not walk away feeling as good as the first Red. I will buy a copy when its released though !!...

Good flick..

By bobboehmer
so, if your a senior citizen like me and you just want to have fun and be entertained then this is the movie for you. And, if your not a senior and just want to laugh at the old folks playing with...

Good flick..

By bobboehmer
so, if your a senior citizen like me and you just want to have fun and be entertained then this is the movie for you. And, if your not a senior and just want to laugh at the old folks playing with...

More Info

Rated PG-13 | For Pervasive action and violence including frenetic gunplay, and for some language and drug material.
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 14+ Sloppy, cartoonishly violent sequel fails to match original.
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