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Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed (2004)

Ginger's sister Brigitte, now a werewolf herself, must try to find a cure for her blood lust before the next full moon while hiding out in a rehab clinic from a relentless werewolf.




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Brigitte's on the run from Bailey Downs, and she tries to prevent what happened to her sister, Ginger, from happening to her by shooting up with monkshood. Eventually she collapses and the police that find assume the monkshood is an illegal drug, and she is sent to rehab. She is deprived of the only thing that will stop her from turning into a beast and killing everyone and everything in her way. She meets a girl who is quiet and not well-liked, and much like herself, by the name of Ghost that helps her deal with her new problem and to escape the werewolf curse. Written by Wallace Entertainment

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Rated R for strong violence, sexual content, some language and drug use | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

30 January 2004 (Canada)  »

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Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed  »

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CAD 3,500,000 (estimated)

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1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


The movie that Brigitte watches at Care Facility is Nothing (2003) directed by Vincenzo Natali, who was storyboard artist for the Ginger Snaps (2000). See more »


When Tyler squirts out the drug onto the the bathroom floor, you see him drop the syringe onto the floor also, in the next frame, both his hands are empty. See more »


Brigitte: My sister and I shared a room.
Ghost: A sleepover every night.
Brigitte: Kind of.
Ghost: Do you miss her?
Brigitte: All the time.
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Crazy Credits

No animals or werewolves were harmed during the making of this film. See more »


Referenced in Nightmare in Canada: Canadian Horror on Film (2004) See more »


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Written by Lechlohonolo Tong Rabalan
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Standing Up Her It's Own, and so does the film
26 May 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This is the only sequel I have seen that could be considered an improvement on its original.

I'm a great Fan of Ginger Snaps and was really excited about this film when i first heard about it, unfortunately when it arrived at the cinema I was to young to see it. I'm sure its always a gamble for people and film fans alike to buy movies on Tapoe/DVD with out viewing them first and for me this was a first. It was well worth the risk of my cash as I loved the film, the casting was especially good this time around ( the DVD showing the auditions in all their glory ) As far as the films go Emily Perkins takes her original part and runs with it, totally convincing the audience that she is trying to break away from her sister and the ghosts of the past.

The special effects and make up are of course grander this time around which enhances the horror side of things, but I my self view this more as a Drama that a Horror film. The suspense is really edgy and makes you want to fast forward to the next scene to see what happens next. As well as the stand allow story of Briditte's new company 'Ghost' making you want more as the plot continues. Even as a sequel this is a hard one to beat. I whole heartedly will you to see it, even if you have not yet view the first one.

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