Return to Cabin by the Lake (2001)

TV Movie  |  R  |   |  Comedy, Horror, Thriller  |  14 August 2001 (USA)
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Murderous screenwriter Stanley Caldwell, who incidentally is thought to be dead, returns to the scenes of his crimes.


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Murderous screenwriter Stanley Caldwell, who incidentally is thought to be dead, returns to the scenes of his crimes.

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Stanley's back. Some director's live for their work. He kills for it.

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Rated R for some violence, a scene of sexuality, and brief drug use | See all certifications »


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The "footage" that Mike is watching in which he confronts Stanley of making changes to, is actually footage from the "underwater dummy" scene from the first film. See more »


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I loved it!
15 August 2001 | by (Larchmont New York) – See all my reviews

I thought it was one of the best sequels I have seen in a while. Sometimes I felt as though I would just want someone to die, Stanley's killing off of the annoying characters was brilliant. It was such a well done movie that you were happy when so and so died. My only problem was in some scenes it looked like someone with a home camera was filming it and it was weird. Judd Nelson is cute, at least in my opinion and he was excellent in the role as Stanley Caldwell. Brilliant movie.

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