MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 4,199 this week

Lake Placid 2 (2007)

TV Movie  -   -  Horror | Sci-Fi  -  28 April 2007 (USA)
3.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 3.0/10 from 4,053 users  
Reviews: 83 user | 38 critic

In the sequel to the feature film, man-eating crocodiles return to the lake as two males and one aggressive female crocodile, which is protecting her nest, wreak havoc on the locals.

Director:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

Editors' Spotlight

Venice Film Festival

See the latest from the 2014 Venice Film Festival


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 39 titles
created 02 Nov 2010
 
a list of 36 titles
created 19 Feb 2011
 
a list of 33 titles
created 16 Sep 2011
 
a list of 29 titles
created 20 May 2012
 
a list of 39 titles
created 31 Jul 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Lake Placid 2" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Lake Placid 2 (TV Movie 2007)

Lake Placid 2 (TV Movie 2007) on IMDb 3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Lake Placid 2.

User Polls

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Lake Placid 3 (TV Movie 2010)
Action | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  

Killer crocodiles and their offspring terrorize residents of a small community.

Director: Griff Furst
Stars: Colin Ferguson, Yancy Butler, Kirsty Mitchell
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Sequel follows Jim Bickerman, a poacher who discovers that his local lake is inhabited by man-eating crocodiles.

Director: Don Michael Paul
Stars: Elisabeth Röhm, Yancy Butler, Paul Nicholls
Crocodile (Video 2000)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

A group of friends including Brady Turner, Claire and Duncan McKay go out on a boat trip on a lake in Southern California, but their joyful weekend turns into horror, when a giant killer ... See full summary »

Director: Tobe Hooper
Stars: Mark McLachlan, Caitlin Martin, Chris Solari
Pumpkinhead: Ashes to Ashes (TV Movie 2006)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

A small backwoods community has discovered that the local mortician has been cutting corners by dumping the bodies of their loved ones in a nearby swamp as opposed to cremating them as ... See full summary »

Director: Jake West
Stars: Doug Bradley, Lance Henriksen, Lisa McAllister
Lake Placid (1999)
Action | Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Horror-Comedy about a man-eating crocodile loose in the lake.

Director: Steve Miner
Stars: Bridget Fonda, Bill Pullman, Oliver Platt
Anaconda III (TV Movie 2008)
Action | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  

A mercenary-for-hire accepts a mission from a billionaire to capture a dangerous snake that could possibly help cure a terminal illness.

Director: Don E. FauntLeRoy
Stars: David Hasselhoff, Crystal Allen, Ryan McCluskey
Frankenfish (TV Movie 2004)
Horror | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

When the body of a man is found completely destroyed in the swamps in Louisiana, the medical investigator Sam Rivers is assigned to investigate the murder. He travels with the biologist ... See full summary »

Director: Mark A.Z. Dippé
Stars: Tory Kittles, K.D. Aubert, China Chow
Blood Surf (Video 2000)
Comedy | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  

A pair of entrepreneurs with more bravery than brains hit upon the idea of blood surfing: spreading chum in the water in order to attract sharks, then hopping on a surfboard and riding ... See full summary »

Director: James D.R. Hickox
Stars: Dax Miller, Kate Fischer, Duncan Regehr
Red Water (TV Movie 2003)
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

A freshwater shark wreaks havoc as it heads up a Louisiana river.

Director: Charles Robert Carner
Stars: Lou Diamond Phillips, Kristy Swanson, Coolio
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  

A giant alligator runs riot in a small town with a lake connected to a sewer/drainage system. Typical plot; nobody believes the sightings until lots of people have been killed.

Director: Jon Hess
Stars: Joseph Bologna, Dee Wallace, Richard Lynch
Adventure | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

A scientific expedition sets out for Borneo to seek a flower called the Blood Orchid, which could grant longer life. Meanwhile, they run afoul of snakes and each other.

Director: Dwight H. Little
Stars: Morris Chestnut, KaDee Strickland, Eugene Byrd
Vipers (TV Movie 2008)
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  

A set of vipers has been taken by the scientists, when the vipers escape into the woods, they do more than just bite.

Director: Bill Corcoran
Stars: Tara Reid, Jonathan Scarfe, Corbin Bernsen
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
Jack Struthers
...
Scott Riley (as Chad Collins)
...
...
...
Thad Sanders
...
...
Sadie Bickerman
VJ Kewl ...
Rachel (as V.J. Benson)
Robert Blush ...
Jonas Talkington ...
Terence H. Winkless ...
Deputy Dale Davis (as Terry Winkless)
Michael McCoy ...
Andrea Enright ...
Female Deputy
Edit

Storyline

In the sequel to the feature film, man-eating crocodiles return to the lake as two males and one aggressive female crocodile, which is protecting her nest, wreak havoc on the locals.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Horror | Sci-Fi

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for creature violence and some nudity | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

28 April 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El cocodrilo 2  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Budget:

$2,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

While waiting for mama croc to show up, Struthers is startled by a noise. He looks at the source of the noise, then says, "I hate that rabbit". This is an oft-repeated tagline of Yosemite Sam, directed at Bugs Bunny in numerous cartoons. See more »

Goofs

The plane used by Struthers is actually CGI, when showing a view of the lake from the campsite the plane isn't there. It is supposed to be by the boat! (at 29mins 19 secs min into the movie approx) See more »

Quotes

Kerri: Come on, Scott, last one's in gotta pitch the tent.
Thad: Uh, Larry's already pitching a tent.
Kerri: Yeah, I can tell by the way you guys are wresting around in the water.
See more »

Connections

Follows Lake Placid (1999) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
A travesty on so many levels
29 April 2007 | by (Houston, Texas, USA) – See all my reviews

I've come to expect very little out of the SciFi channel's made for TV movies, but this ranks tight alongside of "Babylon 5: Legend of the Rangers" as am egregious example of how SciFi's clueless network suits can prostitute a great work with an appallingly bad sequel.

I'm a great fan of the original "Lake Placid". David E. Kelly's writing in the original is among the sharpest of any film in memory. It had a delightfully witty script and excellent performances by talented actors. The characters were well textured without a stereotype among them.

By comparison, the script of this film is drek. Thre is almost no wit evident. It's trite and formulaic. The characters are all 2-dimensional stereotypes from central casting. The "special" effects were everything I've come to expect from SciFi channel movies - ham-fisted and amateurish.

I might have given this film a rating of 2 or 3, but for potentially tainting the reputation of the original, I give it a 1 - but only because there's no option to give it a zero!


27 of 37 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
What is the Worst Sci-Fi Channel Original Movie in existance? crduncan
WOW Really bad acting. . . wwarriorfootball
Worst sequel in the world? condorconor
Favourite Line... LMAO Choudder_Boy
Lake Placid III afilley
This movie is a perfect example of why,,,, nomadic_mouse
Discuss Lake Placid 2 (2007) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?