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Pet Sematary II (1992)

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The ancient Indian cemetery with the power to raise the dead returns and influences the lives of new residents.

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The "sematary" is up to its old zombie-raising tricks again. This time, the protagonists are Jeff Matthews, whose mother died in a Hollywood stage accident, and Drew Gilbert, a boy coping with an abusive stepfather. Written by &view=simple&sort=alpha" >Michael "Rabbit" Hutchison <rabhutch@spacestar.net>

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Rated R for strong horror violence, and for sexuality and language | See all certifications »

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28 August 1992 (USA)  »

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Pet Sematary Two  »

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$8,000,000 (estimated)

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$17,092,453 (USA)
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The 6 January 1991 draft of the screenplay credits revisions to David S. Goyer. He is not credited in the final film. See more »

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When Gus is being buried by Jeff and Drew, he winces twice when the dirt hits his face, although he's supposedly dead. See more »

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Gus Gilbert: Life's full of lessons Drew Buddy, no ones above them. Not you, Not me. Now get in!
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References The Shining (1980) See more »

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GUSH FORTH MY TEARS
By William Holborne
Arranged and Performed by Miranda Sex Garden
Courtesy of Mute Records Limited
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
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Forget this is a sequel and you'll like it
14 August 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I like this movie. Has a few flaws though. First is; Yeah, I'll agree, a sequel to the original Pet Semetary isn't as the best of ideas. In the original, all the main characters bar one are dead so you can't use them so it will have to be a brand new story with brand new characters. As it is a brand new story, treat it as such and you will enjoy it. Like in many movies, I try to place myself in them and work out what I would do. OK I wouldn't have buried Gus nor the dog and nothing would have gone wrong but that would render the movie pointless.

In making it, I would have left out the doggie dream and given Drew and his mother a better chance to survive. Said enough there.

More gory, not as scary as the original but worth a look.


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