Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004)
Director: Quentin Tarantino
Writers: Quentin Tarantino, Uma Thurman
Actors: Uma Thurman, David Carradine, Liu Jiahui, Vivica Fox, Lucy Liu, Michael Madsen, Daryl Hannah, Samuel L. Jackson, Perla Harley-Gadlin, Michael Parkes / Clark Middleton
Genre: Action / Thriller / Crime
Region: United States
Language: English / Mandarin / Cantonese / Japanese / Spanish
Release: 2004-04-08 (Los Angeles premiere) / 2004-04-16 (USA)
Series:  Kill Bill 2
Length: 137 minutes
Also known as: Kill Bill 2 (Hong Kong) / Kill Bill 2: The Battle Royale of Love (Taiwan) / Kill Bill: Volume 2 / Kill Bill 2
Rating: IMDB 8.0 / Rotten Tomatoes 84%
“Black Snake” (played by Uma Thurman Uma Thurman) continues the unfinished journey of revenge from the previous episode. It was learned that the former Bill’s personal bodyguard “Rattlesnake” was living in Austin, Texas after washing his hands. When she sneaked onto the trailer where the “Rattlesnake” lived at night, she was ambushed, shot in the chest by the “Rattlesnake” and anesthetized.
“Rattlesnake” buried “Black Snake” in a coffin. At this time, “Black Snake” regained consciousness and escaped from the coffin using the kung fu taught by her master Baimei Old Taoist. When she returned to the trailer where “Rattlesnake” lived, she found that “Rattlesnake” and another target “California Snake” were trading the precious sword she carried. During the fight, the Barman released by the “California Snake” killed the “Rattlesnake”.
“Black Snake” finally saw Bill, and revealed the truth about his family being killed.
“Kill Bill: Vol. 2” is a 2004 American martial arts film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino. It stars Uma Thurman, David Carradine, Daryl Hannah, Michael Madsen, and Gordon Liu.
The film is the second installment in the “Kill Bill” film series, and it continues the story of The Bride (Thurman), a former assassin seeking revenge against her former boss and lover Bill (Carradine). In this installment, The Bride continues her quest to kill the remaining members of the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad and finally confront Bill.
“Kill Bill: Vol. 2” received critical acclaim for its performances, direction, and screenplay. It grossed over $152 million worldwide and was nominated for two Academy Awards. The film is notable for its homages to various genres of film, including spaghetti westerns, kung fu films, and film noir, and for its non-linear narrative structure.