Describe it in 25 words or less.
Pete: A spy wants to retire but discovers that instead he, his wife, and some old friends must focus on saving a city from mass destruction.
Brigette: Frank Moses’ attempts at retirement are thwarted yet again when a nuclear device needs to be recovered and disarmed.
Brigette: Comic Book Adaptation
Who was your favorite character and why?
Pete: Marvin Boggs because everything that came out of his mouth was brilliant, funny, or both.
Brigette: Marvin because I’m a sucker for a loveable loon.
Who was your least favorite character and why?
Pete: Jack Horton because of his over-the-top arrogance.
Brigette: Jack Horton because he took orders without question.
How was the casting?
Pete: Brilliant, I don’t think it could have been any better.
Did it grab you immediately or did it take a while?
Pete: Grabbed me immediately and kept me entertained the entire time.
Brigette: It was like seeing an old friend; you’re keen to catch up and it feels like you never spent any time apart.
Marvin: “If there’s one thing I know, it’s women and covert operations.”
Frank: “Marvin, that’s two things.”
Han Cho Bai: “No, grasshopper. It is not.”
Brigette: “Why don’t they just dip our balls in honey and stake us to an ant farm!” – Marvin
How was the soundtrack?
Is it part of a series and have you seen the rest of the series?
Pete: Watched “Red” and really enjoyed it… so it was just a matter of time before I saw this one and I’m looking forward to future ones.
Brigette: I have seen the first one (Red) and enjoyed it very much but this one I LOVED!
How was the ending?
Pete: Really well planned out and not entirely predictable. Hopefully there will be a Red 3.
Brigette: It keeps you guessing until the last moment and I’m hoping it indicates a Red 3.
What was the moral of the story?
Pete: Sometimes an enemy can become a friend if you both want the same thing.
Brigette: Sometimes you need to decide for yourself what is right and what is wrong and not just blindly follow orders.
Who would you recommend it to?
Pete: Espionage enthusiasts and James Bond film fans.
Brigette: Anyone who enjoyed the first film, Bruce Willis fans and people who love to see their comic books on the big screen.
Won’t Eat Their Cereal Opportunity: John Malkovich Won’t Eat His Cereal
Beer Pairing: (Pete’s specialty)
What does retirement look like to you?