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Movie Review: Kick-Ass 2


Kick-Ass 2 (2013)

Starring: Aaron Taylor-Johnston, Chloe Grace Moretz, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Jim Carrey

Directed By: Jeff Wadlow

Kick-Ass 2 brings everyone’s favorite low rent superhero back to the big screen, and although he’s without original director Matthew Vaughan, the end result is an entertaining film that I actually enjoyed more than the original.

Picking up after the events of the first film, Kick-Ass 2 finds Dave Lizewski (Aaron Taylor-Johnston) starting his senior year of high school, and trying to figure out life without being Kick-Ass. Thanks to his influence, waves of ordinary citizens have started to dress up as heroes and take to the streets. But even though the streets are protected by dozens of wannabe super heroes, Dave can’t shake the urge to don his wetsuit once more and help the citizens of New York City. Read the rest of this entry