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Red 2– movie review

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Red 2– movie review

Getting some of yesterday’s megastars together to make another hit seems to be the most recent trend, and throw them into an actioner, where one can reminisce their favorite action hero in their heyday and watch them relive their glory days in one more shootout at OK Corral. So does Red 2 belong in this genre?
Well in some ways, it does,and more…
Red version one was a decent success, and brought together the likes of Bruce Willis with a score of stars who had real acting chops, and with two Academy Award winners on board (Helen Mirren and Morgan Freeman) and one nominee (Malkovich), you were almost guaranteed some decent acting. But the key was the chemistry between the entire cast, and this resulted in a highly enjoyable show with a great sense of timing, humor, and of course the explosions that go with the actioner.
Now that that formula, get that chemistry back, and double the explosions, and you get an idea of what Red 2 feels like. You get throw into middle of the…