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Damien: Omen II (1978)

 -  Horror  -  9 June 1978 (USA)
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Damien the Antichrist, now thirteen years old, finally learns of his destiny under the guidance of an unholy disciple of Satan. Meanwhile dark forces begin to eliminate all those who suspect the child's true identity.

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Bill Atherton
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Pasarian (as Alan Arbus)
Fritz Ford ...
Murray
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John J. Newcombe ...
Teddy
John Charles Burns ...
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Storyline

Seven years later, 13-year-old Damien is just discovering who he really is, and what he is destined to do. Now living with his Aunt, Uncle, and cousin in a wealthy suburb of Chicago, Damien is anxious to inherit everything. Can Richard Thorn finish the job that Damien's father (Ambassador Thorn) started? Written by Mark J. Popp <poppmj@cadvision.com>

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9 June 1978 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Omen II  »

Box Office

Budget:

$6,800,000 (estimated)

Gross:

SEK 1,331,227 (Sweden)
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The final cinema film of Lew Ayres. See more »

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Some viewers have noted that when Richard Thorn sees the face of Damien Thorn on Yigael's Wall the image has green eyes whereas Jonathan Scott-Taylor's eyes are brown. However, one might expect some artistic license of this nature in an apocalyptic mural or painting. See more »

Quotes

Ann Thorn: [after reading about Dr. Kane's death in the paper] Oh my god, it's horrible. We were just talking to him yesterday, when he wanted to do those tests on Damien.
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Crazy Credits

An abridged 6 second version of the Alfred Newman Fox fanfare is heard See more »

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Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Bill Murray/Delbert McClinton (1981) See more »

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A very good sequel.

Damien returns after his parents are killed in the original to live with his uncle, while he continues his reign of terror over man. Holden and Grant are good, the score remains very effective, it features great effects, and it has plenty of chills and memorable scenes. Not as good as the first one, but one heck of a sequel. Rating: 8 out of 10. Followed by many more sequels, but they are all inferior. Stick with the first two.


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