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Demons 2 (1986)
"Dèmoni 2... l'incubo ritorna" (original title)

Unrated  |   |  Horror  |  13 February 1987 (USA)
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A group of tenants and visitors are trapped in a 10-story high-rise apartment building infested with demons who proceed to hunt the dwindling humans down.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
David Edwin Knight ...
George (as David Knight)
Nancy Brilli ...
Hannah
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Sally Day (as Coralina Cataldi Tassoni)
Bobby Rhodes ...
Hank
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Ingrid Haller
Virginia Bryant ...
Mary the Prostitute
Anita Bartolucci ...
Woman with Dog
Antonio Cantafora ...
Ingrid's Father
Luisa Passega ...
Helga Haller
Davide Marotta ...
Demon Tommy
Marco Vivio ...
Tommy
Dario Casalini ...
Danny - Ulla's boyfriend
Michele Mirabella ...
Hooker's Client
Lorenzo Gioielli ...
Jake
Maria Chiara Sasso ...
Ulla, partygoer with camera
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A documentary is shown on TV of group of teens who investigate the legendary forbidden zone, in which a Demon infestation once took place (see Demoni I). When finding a lifeless corpse of a demon, one of the teens causes the resurrection of it, and the demon makes it's way into the nearby world by TV-broadcast... An unlucky girl, having her birthday-party at that time, gets possessed by the demon while watching the documentary and soon the entire building in which she lives turns into a living nightmare.... Written by The Snoek <bou@dds.nl>

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$1,500,000 (estimated)
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Asia Argento's film debut. See more »

Goofs

When George stabs demonic Sally with a stand pole after she has chased him and Hanna down the rope onto the lower rooftop, Ulla's demonic corpse is nowhere to be seen on the lower rooftop where she was thrown by George one scene earlier. See more »

Quotes

[Sally is frantically putting on her makeup]
Ulla, partygoer with camera: You look great, Sally. Honest.
Sally Day: Not true! My hair stinks! This dress stinks! Look, this whole thing is disgusting! These sleeves on this go back and forth! What am I gonna do?
Ulla, partygoer with camera: We came to celebrate you, not your dress.
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Referenced in Brivido giallo: Until Death (1987) See more »

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Written and Performed by Gene Loves Jezebel
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1/2 the metal, 1/2 the gore, 2 times the cheez!
23 May 2001 | by (IN, USA) – See all my reviews

Certain films I love while having no explanation as to why...."DEMONS 2" is one of these films. Simply the exact same film as its predeccessor, only set in a high tech apartment building, it lacks a lot of the stuff that makes the first film great. There's no heavy metal on the soundtrack, very little blood, it's not nearly as scary or action-packed as the original, but it certainly makes me laugh. The early stuff with the group investigating the ruins of the city is pretty creepy but this all gives way to some hilarious dialogue, and a classic bout between demons and fitness buffs in the building's parking garage makes me smile every time. Though not nearly as bad as many people say it is, I guess "Demons 2" is enjoyable for mostly the wrong reasons.


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