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Pet Sematary II
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Director:
Writer (WGA):
Richard Outten (written by)
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Release Date:
28 August 1992 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Raise some hell. See more »
Plot:
The ancient Indian cemetery with the power to raise the dead returns and influences the lives of new residents. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Awards:
2 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Not Nearly As Bad a Sequel As I Expected See more (105 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Edward Furlong ... Jeff Matthews

Anthony Edwards ... Chase Matthews

Clancy Brown ... Sheriff Gus Gilbert

Jared Rushton ... Clyde Parker

Darlanne Fluegel ... Renee Hallow
Jason McGuire ... Drew Gilbert

Sarah Trigger ... Marjorie Hargrove
Lisa Waltz ... Amanda Gilbert
Jim Peck ... Quentin Yolander
Len Hunt ... Director Frank
Reid Binion ... Brad
David Ratajczak ... Stevie
Lucius Houghton ... Puppeteer

Wilbur Fitzgerald ... First Assistant Director
Elizabeth Ziegler ... Steadicam operator
Ken Fisher ... Assistant Steadicam Operator
Gil Roper ... Electrician

Robert Easton ... Priest

Judson Vaughn ... Reporter
Bruce Evers ... Mover
Janell McLeod ... School Teacher
Christy Dennis ... Susan
Rick Andosca ... Pathologist
Joe Dorsey ... Caretaker
Donna Lowry ... Newscaster
Emily Woodward ... Twins' Mother
Amanda Mitchell ... Screaming Twin
J.L. Parker ... Potato Truck Driver
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bart Mixon ... Bumbling Technician (uncredited)
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Directed by
Mary Lambert 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Richard Outten (written by)

Produced by
Ralph S. Singleton .... producer
 
Original Music by
Mark Governor 
 
Cinematography by
Russell Carpenter 
 
Film Editing by
Tom Finan 
 
Casting by
Sharon Bialy 
Debi Manwiller 
Richard Pagano 
 
Production Design by
Michelle Minch 
 
Art Direction by
Karen Steward 
 
Set Decoration by
Susan Benjamin 
 
Costume Design by
Marlene Stewart 
 
Makeup Department
Judy Wilson Colonie .... assistant makeup artist
Bill Johnson .... local makeup effects
Steve Johnson .... special makeup effects creator
Bart Mixon .... special makeup effects artist
Dan Platt .... special makeup effects artist (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Frank Bodo .... unit production manager
Andy Howard .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Nancy Blewer .... second second assistant director (as Nancy Mahaffey)
Peter Chesney .... second unit director
Jeffrey Wetzel .... first assistant director
John Wildermuth .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Kirsten Anderson .... art department coordinator
Dwight Benjamin-Creel .... assistant property master
Gina B. Cranham .... set designer
Andrea Dietrich .... storyboard artist
Andrew Seward Duncan .... property assistant
Sean Fallon .... on-set dresser
Tony Kupersmith .... construction coordinator
Alton McClellan .... scenic foreman
Swift Moseley .... key greens
Bob Renna .... set dresser
Timothy Dolph .... dead animal effects crew (uncredited)
Julia Starr Sanford .... set designer (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Peter Bergren .... temp sound effects editor
J. Paul Huntsman .... supervising sound editor
Shirley Libby .... sound mixer
Myron Nettinga .... sound effects editor
Adam Sawelson .... sound editor
Richard Thomas .... sound effects editor
 
Special Effects by
David P. Barton .... makeup effects supervisor: XFX Inc. (as David Barton)
Brent Binion .... puppeteer: XFX Inc.
Billy Bryan .... special effects technician: XFX Inc. (as Bill Bryan)
Jackie Caydam .... special effects technician: XFX Inc.
Peter Chesney .... special effects designer (as Peter M. Chesney)
'Video Bob' Cochrane .... special effects
Kyle Collingsworth .... special effects
Scott Coulter .... special effects technician: XFX Inc.
Robert Kato DeStefan .... special effects technician: XFX Inc.
Diane Duncan .... makeup effects production coordinator: XFX Inc.
David Dupuis .... special effects technician: XFX Inc.
Preston Foerder .... puppeteer: XFX Inc.
James P. Hackett .... special effects
Jim Hanson .... special effects fabrication
Joel Harlow .... special effects technician: XFX Inc.
Jarn Heil .... special effects fabrication
Richard Huggins .... special effects: truck crash sequence
Bill Johnson .... additional makeup effects (as Bill 'Splat' Johnson)
Ralph Kerr .... special effects fabrication
Rick Lalonde .... special effects technician: XFX Inc.
Peter Linz .... puppeteer: XFX Inc.
Dean W. Miller .... special effects coordinator
Bart Mixon .... makeup effects supervisor: XFX Inc.
Phil Notaro .... special effects fabrication
Alex Renard .... special effects fabrication
Tanya Ridenour .... special effects technician
Kirk Skodis .... special effects technician: XFX Inc.
Shaun Smith .... special effects technician: XFX Inc.
Heidi Snyder .... special effects technician: XFX Inc.
Sandra Stewart .... special effects (as Sandy Stewart)
Trey Stokes .... puppeteer: XFX, Inc.
J.D. Streett .... special effects (as J.D. Street)
Renee Teeter .... special effects
Brian Sipe .... special effects makeup and animatronics assistant: XFX Inc. (uncredited)
Tom Williamson .... animatronics assistant: XFX Inc. (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Donna Evans .... stunts
Terry Jackson .... stunts
Robert Keller .... stunts
David Paul Lord .... stunts
Bobby Porter .... stunts
John Robotham .... stunt coordinator
Ben Scott .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Allen Barnwell .... electrician
John Bramley .... still photographer
Jeffrey A. Johnson .... best boy grip
Michael Kelem .... aerial camera operator
Bret Lanius .... assistant camera
Lloyd Moriarity .... key grip
Greg Morse .... 24 frame video
Dino Parks .... gaffer
Joth Riggs .... video assist operator
Thom Willey .... second assistant camera: second unit
 
Casting Department
Craig Fincannon .... location casting
Mark Fincannon .... location casting
Len Hunt .... extras casting
 
Editorial Department
Donald Freeman .... final colorist
Brian Katkin .... assistant editor
Karen Kory .... assistant film editor
 
Music Department
Charles Martin Inouye .... music editor
 
Transportation Department
Stu Dodge .... driver
Geno Hart .... transportation coordinator
 
Other crew
Steve Alterman .... adr loop group
Pamela Anderson .... adr loop group
Charles Bartlett .... adr loop group
Charles Bazaldua .... adr loop group
Stephen Crocker .... production assistant
Christopher Didiot .... craft service
Holly Dorff .... adr loop group (as Holly Ryan)
Greg Finley .... adr loop group
William Shane Grisco .... animal trainer (as William Grisco)
Jesse Long .... script supervisor
Sonya Lunsford .... payroll accountant
Christina MacGregor .... adr loop group
Eric Mofford .... location manager
Lucas Moore .... set teacher: Atlanta
Boone Narr .... animal trainer
Mary Linda Phillips .... adr loop group (as Linda Phillips)
David Randolph .... adr loop group
Noreen Reardon .... adr loop group
Stephen Roland .... craft service
Gary Schwartz .... adr loop group
Bryan Scott .... adr loop group
Vernon Scott .... adr loop group
Timothy Stone .... assistant location manager
Tom Williamson .... puppeteer
Jeanine Wilson .... accountant
Tony Venezia .... technical director: main title (uncredited)
 

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MPAA:
Rated R for strong horror violence, and for sexuality and language
Runtime:
100 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
The film that Anthony Edwards (Chase) is watching is Once Upon a Time in America (1984), which also features Darlanne Fluegel who plays his wife, Renee, in this movie.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: When Jeff and his dad leave the house for the Vet surgery for the first time, you can clearly see the van has a front license (registration) plate. Its white and has the state Maine on it. When they pull up outside the surgery, and for the rest of the film, it's gone.See more »
Quotes:
Gus Gilbert:No Brain, no pain... think about it.See more »
Movie Connections:
Soundtrack:
POISON HEARTSee more »

FAQ

What are the differences between the Theatrical Version and the Workprint?
How much time has passed between the first movie and 'Pet Sematary II'?
Why was the right side of Renee's face melting when she was caught in the fire at the end of the movie?
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2 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
Not Nearly As Bad a Sequel As I Expected, 15 May 2013
Author: gavin6942 from United States

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

I must say, good or bad, I am glad director Mary Lambert returned for the sequel. As the first was her creation, it seems only fitting to let her take the characters and concepts where she wants to go with them. Had another director handled it, the film could have lost any flavor of the original that might exist. (There is some similar tone and such, which I think keeps it a strong sequel.)

I love the young Edward Furlong (during his career peak) and Anthony Edwards with a beard. Great casting that keeps this film relevant even if it carried over pretty much nobody from the original. (I say "pretty much" because I think it has no one, but a minor character might have made it past me.)

The film as a whole has received negative reviews, but the fact is that the original really is not that great. Although a modern classic, and a pop culture gem, it is not actually a critically good film. So the sequel by horror standards is not bad -- it actually maintains the level of the original.

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