Directed by Geoff Murphy. A fairly disappointing follow-up, Under Siege 2: Dark Territory follows Steven Seagal’s Casey Ryback as he’s forced to once again spring into action after armed terrorists commandeer a passenger train. Review of Under Siege 2: Dark Territory 6 / 10. Casey Ryback hops on a Colorado to LA train to start a vacation with his niece. REVIEW: Under Siege 2: Dark Territory (1995) There is a moment in the middle of Geoff Murphy’s Under Siege 2: Dark Territory in which a group of mercenaries have hijacked a long-haul passenger train, only to find that one of the passengers has taken matters into his hands and is killing them off one by one. When I saw this the first time I liked it but didn't like it as much as the original. Early into the trip, terrorists board the train and use it as a mobile HQ to hijack a top secret destructive US satellite. In "Under Siege 2: Dark Territory" Steven Seagal is back as Casey Ryback, ex-Navy SEAL and current cook, and he's as snidely catatonic as ever. Under Siege 2: Dark Territory is a 1995 American action thriller film directed by Geoff Murphy, starring Steven Seagal as the ex-Navy SEAL, Casey Ryback.Set on board a train traveling through the Rocky Mountains from Denver to Los Angeles, it is the sequel to the 1992 film Under Siege also starring Seagal. Under Siege 2-Dark Territory sees Ryback in the same scenario as detective John McClane, wrong place, wrong time. Like the mid 1990s. / Believe it or not one of Seagal's best. However upon each viewing I actually am enjoying it a whole lot better. It seems sometimes that to get a good review on this site, you keep having to go back a decade or two. genre: die hard clone, action, thriller. The success of "Die Hard on a ship" led to an inevitable sequel - Under Siege 2: Dark Territory or "Die Hard on a train". Under Siege 2: Dark Territory Pic once again adopts the "wrong guy at the right time" premise. The formula is obvious: "Die Hard Goes to Sea." It’s struggling to stay above a 5/10 on the IMDb and 30% on Rotten Tomatoes. Under Siege 2 gets its Blu-ray debut complete with a 1080p High Definition video rendition in the movie's original theatrical aspect ratio of 1.85:1 widescreen. On vacation with his niece on a train from Denver to L.A., he unwittingly gets drawn into another battle with terrorists intent on blowing up Washington. The crew is caught off guard and neutralized. Review Under Siege 2: Dark Territory (1995): Die Hard on a train! Under Siege 2 is an unfairly underrated movie. But the bad guys overlook one man - the cook - who turns into a one-man army and fights back. 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