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Damien: Omen II (1978)

 -  Horror  -  9 June 1978 (USA)
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Damien the Antichrist, now age 13, finally learns of his destiny under the guidance of an unholy disciple of Satan. Meanwhile dark mystical forces begin to eliminate all those who suspect the child's true identity.

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Bill Atherton
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Aunt Marion
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Elizabeth Shepherd ...
Joan Hart
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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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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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These eyes will follow you wherever you go and your nightmares will become a frightening reality. See more »

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9 June 1978 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Omen II  »

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$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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The close-up of the crow's eye in Aunt Marion's room is the same shot as the close-up of the crow on the roadway. You can see the reflection of the trees along the roadway in the crows eye even though it is inside Marion's bedroom at night. See more »

Quotes

Damien Thorn: Why are you running away from me, Mark?
Mark Thorn: I know who you are.
Damien Thorn: You do?
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An abridged 6 second version of the Alfred Newman Fox fanfare is heard See more »

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Damien hits puberty.
22 November 1998 | by (Boston, MA) – See all my reviews

If you liked the first installment, you probably will like Damien-Omen II. It still has the creepiness involved in the first movie and the theme of good vs. evil. But like the first Omen movie, it is quite predictable. Some of the kill scenes are good though, especially the elevator scene.

Take a shot and rent this one. Just don't expect to see a classic.


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