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Octopus 2: River of Fear (2001)

 -  Horror  -  1 January 2002 (USA)
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Dead bodies are being found in the New York harbor. The police have no clues nor suspects until Nick and his colleague realize the killer is a giant octopus. Everybody, especially the ... See full summary »

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Dead bodies are being found in the New York harbor. The police have no clues nor suspects until Nick and his colleague realize the killer is a giant octopus. Everybody, especially the police captain, refuses to believe Nick's story, and soon the harbor will be filled with boats for the 4th of July celebrations... Written by Calle

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Utter garbage
16 March 2003 | by (middlesbrough, england) – See all my reviews

I bought a DVD containing four movies (OCTOPUS/OCTOPUS 2/SPIDERS/SPIDERS 2) for £4. The SPIDERS movies were ok (quite gory for a '15' certificate) and good fun, with good(ish) fx. OCTOPUS 2, on the other hand....was garbage. The octopus played no part in the movie, whatsoever, and the surrounding plot was dull. No violence/no gore/just boredom. And i'll swear blind, it ACTUALLY used shots from DAYLIGHT, during the end, as the roof caved-in, in the tunnel. And with one of the most clumisly filmed/cost effective/unbelievable death scenes of the monster at the end...i give this pathetic movie 1 out of 10 Don't get me wrong, i like what NU-IMAGE are trying to do, with low budgets (they are becoming CORMAN-like in their approach) but this movie has NO plot, NO acting, NO action..and no place in my collection!


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