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Halloweentown II: Kalabar's Revenge (2001)

TV Movie  |  TV-PG  |   |  Adventure, Family, Fantasy  |  12 October 2001 (USA)
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The Cromwell clan split their time between the real world and "Halloweentown", but the son of an old rival threatens to make the latter "real" and the real world a place of monsters.

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Aggie Cromwell
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Calabar (as Robin Thomas)
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The Cromwell clan live in the real world, except for their grandmother who lives in Halloweentown, a place where monsters go to escape reality. But now the son of the Cromwells' old enemy Kalabar has a plan to use the grandmother's book to turn Halloweentown into a grey dreary version of the real world, while transforming the denizens of the real world into monsters. Only Marnie, a fledgling witch, can thwart the evil scheme. Written by <crow_steve@hotmail.com>

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Your Favorite Witches Are Back!


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This film had much darker tone than the rest in the series. See more »

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After Marnie tells Dylan his password, she gives the headphone to her grandmother to chase after Luke. When she reaches Luke, Marnie has the headphone to talk to Dylan while her grandmother is still in the same spot that she was in. See more »

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Gwen Cromwell Piper: [after hearing that Kalabar is Kal's father] So Alex is what? Some actor he hired?
Dylan Piper: Sophie has a theory.
Sophie Piper: I think he's a golem.
Gwen Cromwell Piper: A golem?
Sophie Piper: Made of frogs.
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Follows Halloweentown (1998) See more »

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One of those rare TV movies with a plot
9 November 2002 | by (Vancouver, British Columbia) – See all my reviews

The thing that distinguishes Halloween II from other TV movies is the fact that it has an actual plot. Most of the TV movies I've seen have the plot of a fourth-grade picture book.

This film's storyline actually works for the most part. The only flaw is the time travelling. If they could travel through time, why not stop Kalabar before all of this every happened?

I thought Kimberly J. Brown's performance was brilliant. She has the charm and the ability to be the next major child actress. All she needs to do is to put a bit more emotion to her acting.

Also, the special effects were impressive for a TV movie. It's hard to find TV movies with special effects comparable to a full-length film. The special effects here surpasses many theatrical productions.

Obviously, this is not an Oscar-worthy film, but it's very impressive for a small-budget film.

Final rating: 3 out of 4.


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