THE RAID 3 Is Already On The Mind Of Director Gareth Evans

While we suffer through the neigh unbearable wait for The Raid 2: Berandal, director Gareth Evans is already thinking about The Raid 3! However, there's also some news from Evans that may slightly disappoint fans.

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By Mark Julian - 3/20/2014
We're a mere 8 days away from the March 28th release of The Raid 2: Berandal here in the US but director Gareth Evans is already discussing The Raid 3. Talking to Variety, Evans stated, "If this one is two hours after ‘The Raid’ finished, ‘Raid 3′ starts three hours before ‘The Raid 2′ finishes. So you go back in time a little and then branch off for a different story." Sounds as if Evans, at the very least, has an outline for the story. However, he proceeded this statement with this disheartening caveat regarding the film's producers that are anxious for a third installment. "[The producers are] going to have to wait a while. I don’t want to do it for three years, maybe. I do have a concept in mind." Bummer.

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The Raid 2 Hammer Girl


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Running Time: 148 Minutes
Release Date: March 28,2014
MPAA Rating: R
Starring: Iko Uwais, Tio Pakusadewo, Putra Arifin Scheunamann, Julie Estelle, Alex Abbad and Roy Marten
Directed by: Gareth Evans
Written by: Gareth Evans (screenplay)
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TMW1987ProudProWrestlingFan - 3/20/2014, 3:37 AM
Today I'm going to be the Bellend that says FIRST!

As for the Raid 3, like the sound of the idea & the fact it could already hint at a 4th to follow.
TheRealistStarLord - 3/20/2014, 3:47 AM
As long the script is great, then the more Raid the better!!!



SaxoWolf - 3/20/2014, 4:00 AM
Bring it!

Mr Evans would be a good choice to direct a Daredevil movie.
Starfox - 3/20/2014, 5:00 AM
@Therealiststarlord That look like it hurt very badly... lol



glasspleiades - 3/20/2014, 5:57 AM
thank god. Im glad he's not rushing it through. I love the Raid series and can't wait for Berendal. If he needs to take his time, take your sweet [frick]ing time my friend.
TheMexicanSuperman - 3/20/2014, 6:08 AM
Shit, I already want Raid 10 and I haven't seen Raid 2 yet.
case - 3/20/2014, 6:45 AM
Why can't I find a session for this anywhere?!?? It's coming out in less than a week here and no one has locked down session times! Useless.
RetroFit - 3/20/2014, 6:57 AM
Wow, that looks nuts! I'm excited for it and I haven't even seen the first one yet!
RetroFit - 3/20/2014, 6:58 AM
Give this guy a Heroes for Hire movie and let him do it 'R'. I want to see Iron Fist done like this!
GURILLAPUD - 3/20/2014, 9:22 AM
Gareth Evans should make a X-Men or Black Panther movie.
Melkaticox - 3/20/2014, 12:48 PM
Space - 3/20/2014, 2:09 PM
Caaaaannnnnnnn't wait!

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