REVIEW: RIDE ALONG 2
OVERVIEW: Fasten your seatbelts and brace yourselves for another wild ride when Kevin Hart (Get Hard, The Wedding Ringer) and Ice Cube (22 Jump Street, Barbershop) return in the hilarious, action-packed comedy, Ride Along 2, coming to Digital HD on April 12, 2016, and Blu-ray™, DVD and On Demand on April 26, 2016, from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. The Blu-ray™, DVD and Digital HD feature even more of the duo’s hysterical banter and explosive fun with deleted scenes, gag reel, never-before-seen bonus material, including a hilarious new recruitment video “Ride Along With Us” and “The Ride Diaries” with Kevin Hart and Ice Cube!
SYNOPSIS: The brothers-in-law are back! Ben (Kevin Hart; Get Hard, The Wedding Ringer), a recently graduated police rookie, now aspires to be a detective like his soon-to-be brother-in-law, but James (Ice Cube; 22 Jump Street, Barbershop) still doesn’t think that he has what it takes for the job. He reluctantly takes Ben with him to follow up on a lead in Miami. Plans for a quick trip go awry when their unorthodox policing gets them into a compromising situation that threatens to derail a major case… and Ben’s upcoming wedding day. Also starring Ken Jeong, Benjamin Bratt, Olivia Munn and Sherri Shepherd. The dynamic duo of Cube and Hart renew their comedic connection in this bigger, better, and funnier sequel!
The film is
presented in widescreen in a 2.40:1 aspect ration preserving its
theatrical format. The picture is just flawless. Not only the
picture looks great in this release, also the sound it is good,
a 5.1 Dolby Digital in English that provides a good complement
to the picture. It also includes English,
and Spanish subtitles.
Widescreen (2.40:1) 16x9
English DTS-HD Master Audio
5.1/Dolby Digital 2.0, Spanish DTS Surround 5.1, French DTS
English SDH, Spanish and French
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Ride Along With Us
- Ben & James host a police department’s recruitment
Behind the Scenes
of Ride Along With Us - Go behind the scenes as
Ben and James go in front of the camera to film their
police department recruitment video.
Kevin & Cube:
Brothers-In-Law - One of the secrets behind this
franchise’s success is the chemistry between Kevin and
Cube… Filled with plenty of jokes, lots of banter, and
lots of loving insults, this piece won’t talk about how
much they loved each other… it will show it.
Inside Black Hammer
Vision – Bringing Ben Black Hammer’s love for
gaming to life with the exciting Miami car chase scenes.
Feature Commentary with Director Tim Story
The Ride Along Roundtable
The Ride Diaries
- Go on the set with Ice Cube, Kevin Hart, Will Packer,
Tim Story and the whole cast & crew and experience the
fun, excitement and action involved in creating some of
the film’s most dynamic scenes.
The New Recruits
- For this sequel, Tim Story and Will Packer knew that
they had to up the ante and push the characters even
further. One of their key tactics was to introduce some
new players to the cast - Olivia Munn and Ken Jeong.
Ride Along With
Kevin Hart - Kevin Hart is as wild and
fast-talking behind the scenes as he is on camera. In this
up-close-and-personal piece, we go on the set and inside
the trailer with Kevin as he sets up scenes, plays to
camera and jokes with other cast members.
Cori’s Wedding Commercial - As part of the wedding package, Cori was in charge of filming and editing Ben and Angela’s wedding video. Unfortunately, Cori accidentally recorded over the last half of the wedding with a commercial for her business.