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The Hills Have Eyes II (2007)

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A group of National Guard trainees find themselves battling against a vicious group of mutants on their last day of training in the desert.

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A team of trainees of the National Guard brings supply to the New Mexico Desert for a group of soldiers and scientists that are installing a monitoring system in Sector 16. They do not find anybody in the camp, and they receive a blurred distress signal from the hills. Their sergeant gathers a rescue team, and they are attacked and trapped by deformed cannibals, having to fight to survive. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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desert | mutant | fight | hill | stranded | See more »

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The lucky ones die fast. See more »

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Rated R for prolonged sequences of strong gruesome horror violence and gore, a rape and language | See all certifications »

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23 March 2007 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£775,160 (UK) (30 March 2007)

Gross:

$20,801,344 (USA) (1 June 2007)
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The mine shafts were created by the same team who are responsible for the caves in Brit horror The Descent (2005). See more »

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Missy's pants can be heard ripping when the rapist tears them off. Yet, when we see her tied up, her pants are back on her and in their original shape. See more »

Quotes

Amber: What's wrong?
Napoleon: There's a hand in the shitter!
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References The Lone Ranger (1949) See more »

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The Hills Have Eyes
Written by William James "Bleu" McCauley III & Taylor Locke (as Taylor Alexander Locke)
Performed by Loudlion
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More entertaining (and delightfully ickier!) than the 2006 remake.
13 September 2007 | by (The land of the Bunyips) – See all my reviews

Even though it was generally well-received by genre fans, I found the remake of classic "The Hills Have Eyes" to be a typical modern remake. The casting was questionable and the overused shaky-cam was nausea-inducing. French director Alejandra Aja bypassed the original's subtle commentary on the American family post-Vietnam for some half-assed shock scenes that he claimed better fit the contemporary American situation. Huh? I also found the storyline to be much too close to it's predecessor.

Well, the sequel is a surprising improvement (and significantly better than the original's sequel from '85, too.) The storyline is different, the shaky-cam is only used a couple times (and less...shaky), and the filmmakers were wise enough to ditch the half-baked social commentary for a straight-up horror gorefest. And it's a lot of nasty fun! There's lots of very sick ideas here that most horror fans can probably appreciate. The acting is average, the characters are pretty much indistinguishable, and it's rather formulaic, but if you can get past all of that, then this one is good times.


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