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|Kill Bill - Volume Two|
Actors: Uma Thurman, David Carradine, Michael Madsen, Daryl Hannah, Lucy Liu
Director: Quentin Tarantino
Genres: Action & Adventure, Mystery & Suspense
With this thrilling, must-see movie event, writer and director Quentin Tarantino (PULP FICTION) completes the action-packed quest for revenge begun by The Bride (Uma Thurman) in KILL BILL VOL. 1! Having already crossed two... more »
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Andrea P. from FISHERS, IN
Reviewed on 11/10/2010...
Even better than the first!
2 of 2 member(s) found this review helpful.
Christine J. from ROCK HILL, SC
Reviewed on 4/25/2009...
Excellent follow-up to the first movie, but a completely different film. Whereas the first movie was heavy action, this is heavy story. Great movie!
1 of 1 member(s) found this review helpful.
The Trouble with Bill, Part 2
Eric S. Kim | Southern California | 03/24/2010
(3 out of 5 stars)
"I explained in my review of Kill Bill Vol 1 that I generally did not enjoy watching the first film because of its excessive style & overstuffed pop culture homages and references. Well I didn't enjoy Vol 2, either, but it's because of different reasons. The second half of Tarantino's Kill Bill has a fairly simpler style, and far less pop culture references. That's the good thing, at least for me. But unfortunately, it doesn't stop me from disliking the film. The problem I have with Vol 2 is that numerous scenes are unbelievably ponderous mostly because of excessive dialogue. I don't have anything against dialogue-driven films (All The President's Men and Glengarry Glen Ross are some of my favorites that choose words over action), but the conversations in this particular film are pretty dull and uninteresting. They drag on so long that you have no choice but just sit there and wait for the fight scenes. And speaking of fight scenes, there are only fifteen minutes of fight scenes here compared to the half hour in Vol 1. You'll be sorely disappointed if you're expecting to see Uma Thurman battle dozens of swordsmen yet again. I did like the performances: Thurman and the late David Carradine are wonderful onscreen, and the supporting cast do a great job on their own. Still, I can't say that I enjoyed watching Kill Bill Vol 2. Like Vol 1, it's not a film that I would admire, even though many others do admire it. Again, if you love this film, then that's fine by me. But in my honest opinion, I don't really like this film, so I don't care for it very much.