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Release Date:
12 March 2001 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
The case of the West Memphis Three, its questionable circumstances and the parties involved are followed up years later. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
Nominated for Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win See more »
User Reviews:
Not Quite As Good As the First See more (23 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Damien Wayne Echols ... Himself
Melissa Byers ... Herself (archive footage)
Norris Deajon ... Himself
Tim Sullivan ... Himself (archive sound)
Chris Worthington ... Himself
John Mark Byers ... Himself
Kathy Bakken ... Herself
Burk Sauls ... Himself

Jason Baldwin ... Himself

Jessie Misskelley ... Himself (as Jessie Miskelly)
Debra Shue ... Herself
Grove Pashley ... Himself
Anna Masek ... Herself
Ruth Carter ... Herself
Bill Pritcherson ... Himself
Gregory Fleming ... Himself
Marcia Ian ... Herself
Mara Leveritt ... Herself
David Burnett ... Himself
Gary Gitchell ... Himself

Dan Stidham ... Himself
Richard J. Ofshe ... Himself
John N. Fogleman ... Himself
Jessie Misskelley Sr. ... Himself
Brent Turvey ... Himself
Barbara Turvey ... Herself
John Shaver Jr. ... Himself
Frank J. Peretti ... Himself
Michelle Echols ... Herself
Pam Echols ... Herself
Gail Grinnell ... Herself
Scotty Battershell ... Himself - Polygrapher
Ray Brown ... Himself - Court TV
Dale W. Griffis ... Himself
Chris May ... Himself - Channel 7 (archive footage)
Karen Fuller ... Herself - Channel 7 (archive footage)
Val P. Price ... Himself
Harry Mintzer ... Himself (as Dr. Harry Mintzer)
Gregg Jarrett ... Himself (archive footage)

Leeza Gibbons ... Herself (archive footage)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Steven Branch ... Himself
Christopher Byers ... Himself

Pam Hobbs ... Herself
Terry Hobbs ... Himself
Ted Koppel ... Himself - Newscaster (archive footage)
Michael Moore

Directed by
Joe Berlinger 
Bruce Sinofsky 
 
Produced by
Nancy Abraham .... supervising producer
Joe Berlinger .... producer
Michael Bonfiglio .... associate producer
Sheila Nevins .... executive producer
Bruce Sinofsky .... producer
 
Original Music by
Metallica 
 
Cinematography by
Robert Richman  (as Bob Richman)
 
Film Editing by
M. Watanabe Milmore 
 
Makeup Department
Angela Green .... key makeup artist (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Loren Eiferman .... production manager
Bruce Sinofsky .... post-production supervisor
 
Sound Department
Philippe Desloovere .... sound editor (as Philippe 'Des' Desloovere)
Ken Hahn .... sound re-recording mixer
Michael Karas .... sound recordist
Ray Palagy .... sound editor
Tony Pipitone .... sound editor
Michael Reilly .... sound recordist
Randy Ward .... sound editor
Rick Wessler .... sound editor
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Bill Carrier III .... aerial photographer
James D. Cooper .... additional photography (as Douglas Cooper)
Philippe Desloovere .... additional photography (as Philippe 'Des' Desloover)
Randy Drummond .... additional photography
Nancy Schreiber .... additional cinematography
Paul Snow .... assistant camera
Dyanna Taylor .... additional photography
John Thoma .... additional photography
David J. Thompson .... assistant camera
Alex Zakrzewski .... additional photography
 
Editorial Department
Paul Collins .... on-line editor
Allan Rogers .... film colorist
 
Music Department
Abigail Kende .... music clearance
 
Other crew
Michael Cruickshank .... production assistant
Richard Hofstetter .... legal services
Sabrina Padwa .... legal services
Maura Wogan .... legal services
 
Thanks
Cliff Burnstein .... thanks
Jenny Golden .... thanks
Cate Latting .... thanks
Debra MacCulloch .... thanks
Peter Mensch .... thanks
Marc Reiter .... thanks
Dina Tyler .... thanks
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Revelations: Paradise Lost 2" - USA (theatrical title)
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Greece:130 min
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Trivia:
The only film of the trilogy to be a TV project instead of receive a theatrical release.See more »
Goofs:
Anachronisms: At one point the on-screen date for a trial scene is listed as January of 1993. The murders didn't occur until May of that year.See more »
Movie Connections:
Featured in Beyond Clueless (2014)See more »

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1 out of 1 people found the following review useful.
Not Quite As Good As the First, 17 April 2012
Author: Michael_Elliott from Louisville, KY

Paradise Lost 2: Revelations (1999)

*** 1/2 (out of 4)

Sequel to PARADISE LOST: THE CHILD MURDERS AT ROBIN HOOD HILLS takes a look at what has happened in the years since the film aired on HBO. We get interviews with the three convicted of the crime, some of their family members and a couple people working on the case but the majority of the people from the original film declined to be interviewed this time around. The exception is Mark Byers, the stepson of one of the victims who has been labeled by many to have been the real killer. The documentary really focuses on him, the mysterious death of his wife and everything that has happened since the trial. There's no question that the majority of the 130-minute running time is dedicated to Byers and the film really plays out as a mystery as more and more doubt is placed on him. As those familiar with the first film will remember, there was bits and pieces of clues that shined a spotlight on him but this film goes even further with many throwing out accusations that he killed the kids as well as his wife. As with the first film, Byers comes across as someone who isn't all there and his visual appearance makes you think he would be a killer but then the film catches you because the West Memphis Three were convicted because of their looks so by the viewer then putting down Byers because of his looks really isn't any better. Another strong point in this film is that a specialist is brought in to try and clear the three teens because he found what appears to be a bite mark on one of the victims and it's said that none of the three teens match up. PARADISE LOST 2 isn't quite as powerful as the first film simply because so many of those involved refused to be interviewed. This takes away some of the heart of the first film and the sadness. As a mystery film this here is great because you keep wondering who the killers are and then when you think you've gotten it figured out something changes and makes you realize that you're no closer than you thought. Of course, the film's finale has Byers sitting down for a lie detector test and I won't reveal the results here.

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Unintentional Comedy shiftydave77
Why was The Leeza Show Never aired? TheFountainhead88
what about the girl from the 1st movie who testified... bmoviebimbo
Why I believe the three are guilty ! gemstone20
Look at the facts, not the documentaries ccoyote38
This film totally ruined the first film bexlyspeed
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