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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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Pour la tuer il faudra mourir. (It only dies if you do.) (Canadian French release0 See more »

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

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CAD 3,500,000 (estimated)

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CAD 80,372 (Canada), 30 January 2004, Limited Release
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The dilapidated area of the hospital in the film was actually a real life abandoned mental hospital, and its state (the paint peeling of the walls and everything falling to pieces) is exactly as the filmmakers had found it. See more »

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The blood on the closet door appears and disappears when Ginger is trying to get out. See more »

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Tyler: So this is home, huh, Ghost?... Kind of has the Manson family charm.
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No animals or werewolves were harmed during the making of this film. See more »

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Beneath the Skin
Performed by Lori Cullen
Written by Kurt Schwinghammer & Michael Shields
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A dark reflection of the first ...
16 May 2004 | by See all my reviews

This is a genuinely creepy film, with creepy plot, creepy filming and creepy story with several creepy scenes. A sequel inspired by but not a thematic continuation of the first. With most sequels you walk in expecting an extension of the first, all the things that worked in the first film delivered in the second. Seldom does the sequel collect the audacity to march off in a different direction.

This one bravely does and creates and entirely different film, a much darker one spun cleanly from the first.

Apologies to all the nay sayers but this is dead solid perfect.

A cult niche and maybe a lesson on how to do sequels ... get creative people on board to use the engine of unexpected popularity, or expected popularity, for inventive film making.

I'll own this one and the original.

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