SPL 2: A Time for Consequences

SPL 2: A Time for Consequences

SPL 2: A Time for Consequences

Sequel to Wilson Yip's 2005 martial arts blockbuster SPL, starring Tony Jaa (Ong Bak), Wu Jing (Shaolin), Simon Yam (Ip Man) and Louis Koo (Drug War).

When the an operation to catch Mr Hung (Louis Koo), the mastermind behind a crime syndicate, turns sour, undercover cop Kit (Wu Jing) disappears without a trace. His uncle, Wah (Simon Yam), tracks him to a prison in Thailand. 

Meanwhile, Thai Police officer Chai (Tony Jaa) has become a prison guard to raise cash for his daughter who has leukemia. He’s assigned to keep an eye on Kit. Even though Chai and Kit are in opposing positions and they don’t speak a common language, Kit turns out to be a suitable bone marrow donor who can save Chai's daughter.

Though Chai is determined to keep Kit alive, the warden (Zhang Jin) wants him dead to ensure the smooth operation of the prison, which is the front for Mr Hung’s organ trafficking business. 

2015Rating: R16, Violence and drug use120 minsChinaMandarin, Cantonese, Thai with English subtitles
ActionAdventureCrimeMartial ArtsWorld Cinema
Director:
Pou-Soi Cheang ('The Monkey King', 'Motorway', 'Accident')
Writer:
Lai-yin Leung
Cast:
Tony JaaAndy OnWu JingSimon YamLouis KooKiki YeungAndrew Ng

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SPL 2: A Time for Consequences / Reviews

Screen Daily

Screen Daily

Recaptures the exhilarating energy of the original, expanding from Hong Kong to encompass Thailand’s criminal underworld.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

A tight, entertaining action flick.

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