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Underworld: Evolution (2006)

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Picking up directly from the previous film, vampire warrior Selene and the half werewolf Michael hunt for clues to reveal the history of their races and the war between them.

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Underworld: Evolution continues the saga of war between the vampires and the Lycans. The film goes back to the beginnings of the ancient feud between the two tribes as Selene, the beautiful vampire heroine, and Michael, the lycan hybrid, try to unlock the secrets of their bloodlines. This will be a modern tale of action, intrigue and forbidden love, which takes them into the battle to end all wars as the immortals must finally face their retribution. Written by Shewolfinlondon

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My God. Brother, what have you done?


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Rated R for pervasive strong violence and gore, some sexuality/nudity and language | See all certifications »

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20 January 2006 (USA)  »

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$50,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£1,146,779 (UK) (20 January 2006)

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$62,318,875 (USA) (10 March 2006)
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Body Count: 62. See more »

Goofs

The signs on Tanis' gate do not translate well. The first sign (Freszolitas Hazorzo Kutya) is two different languages. Using Google Translator, I discovered that "Freszolitas" is a word in Esperanto (whatever country that is) and doesn't translate into any word in any other language, while "Hazorzo Kutya" translates to "Watch Dog". In order for the first sign to match what the English sign states, it should read "Figyelmeztetés: Orzokutya" which is Hungarian for "Warning: Guard Dog". See more »

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[first lines]
Marcus: My God. Brother, what have you done?
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Connections

Followed by Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (2009) See more »

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Morning After
Written by Chester Bennington, Amir Derakh, Ryan Shuck, Anthony Valcic
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OK sequel
19 June 2006 | by (Connecticut) – See all my reviews

OK sequel to UNDERWORLD will appeal to its core audience and few others. Too many flashbacks to the first movie do little to explain what is going on in the sequel -- that is, to the uninitiated and people like myself who hasn't seen the original in awhile. The plot is thin, although the action is fast and furious as vampire/warrior Kate Beckinsale is again on the track of those who threaten to destroy the world. Good-looking nonactor Scott Speedman is back as her love interest, himself a combination of vampire and werewolf who is virtually indestructible. And knowing this takes away some of the fun toward the end when the big fight is on and the chips are really down. But enough said about that. Beckinsale looks great in skin-tight black leather, and has a quasi-nude love scene with Speedman. The gore quotient is fully realized, thankfully. The monsters are great-looking, and the atmospheric photography and sets are first rate. Nevertheless, recommended only for fans of the first.


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