A story of four Rome riot cops who serve the public peace but are hated by the people they protect. These are men besieged by darkness, wielding the baton, raising their shields, and dispersing the public as they battle their personal demons.
An elite SWAT team is called to raid an apartment tower in the slums of Jakarta. It’s a tenement filled with criminals and controlled by a notorious crime lord. He controls his tower empire by closed circuit TV. The team stirs up a hornets nest as every tenant becomes a foe and they must fight their way out.
Written, directed and starring Takeshi (Beat) Kitano, Outrage is a complex and constantly unfolding restructuring of a Japanese crime family.
It’s 2016 in Bangkok, the near future is rife with corrupt politicians and the criminal overlords that control the country. Even the Prime Minister is involved as he pushes for an unwanted Nuclear Power plant despite wide spread public opposition. Only one man stands in their way; the vigilante Red Eagle.
Dae-su has been imprisoned in a room for 15 years. He has no idea why or how he got there. His days drag into each other until the day he’s released unexpectedly without ever seeing his captors or where he was held prisoner. He meets and falls in love with Mi-do but he fears being imprisoned again, together the seek answers and revenge.
The economic crisis has hit the Netherlands hard, especially for the New Kids from Masskantje. When they lose their unemployment benefits, they in turn refused to pay for anything. Their civil disobedience is captured by a local newsman, starting a local movement to not pay for anything. The authorities try to respond with escalating force but the boys respond with increased levels of idiocy.
Zen is the daughter of a Yakaza leader and Zin a rival Thai gang member. The daughter is autistic but can learn martial arts by observing it. When her mother needs money for chemotherapy, she tries to collect her mom’s old loan sharking debts.
Twin sisters, Badass and Geek discover the body of a hooker in Badass’ car trunk. Out the night before, Badass and friend Junkie can’t recall anything that happened. Not wanting to take any chances, she chooses to bury the body while the real killer hunts them down.
Yuda is from a small farming village and is a master of the Indonesian martial art Silat. Before settling down, he decides to go to Jakarta to teach Silat. Once there, he gets on the wrong side of Human Traffickers while saving a young girl and her brother.
Mitchel is dead set on never going back to prison. Recently released he finds an honest job and falls in love with a celebrity. His past however won’t let him go as the local crime lord wants Mitchel to work for him.
Farley Gordon has led a sheltered life. The only time he’s out of his bubble, is when he plays pick up hockey at his local Toronto public outdoor rink. Despite never playing in organized Hockey he’s a 17 year old hockey phenom waiting to be discovered.
Kazuma Kiryu has recently been released from jail. He’s a cool cat with mad fighting skills. Despite his young age and he’s earned greater respect amongst his Yakuza peers than any would expect.