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The Descent: Part 2 (2009)

R  |   |  Adventure, Horror, Thriller  |  2 December 2009 (UK)
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Refusing to believe her story about cave-dwelling monsters, the sole survivor of a spelunking exploration gone horribly wrong is forced to follow the authorities back into the caves where something awaits.

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Distraught, confused, and half-wild with fear, Sarah Carter emerges alone from the Appalachian cave system where she encountered unspeakable terrors. Unable to plausibly explain to the authorities what happened - or why she's covered in her friends' blood - Sarah is forced back to the subterranean depths to help locate her five missing companions. As the rescue party drives deeper into uncharted caverns, nightmarish visions of the recent past begin to haunt Sarah and she starts to realize the full horror and futility of the mission. Subjected to the suspicion and mistrust of the group and confronted once more by the inbred, feral and savagely ruthless Crawlers, Sarah must draw on all her inner reserves of strength and courage in a desperate final struggle for deliverance and redemption. Written by informedsource

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Fear runs deep. Revenge runs deeper. See more »


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Rated R for strong bloody horror violence, grisly images, terror and language | See all certifications »

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£313,739 (UK) (4 December 2009)

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£587,087 (UK) (11 December 2009)
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Trivia

In the beginning most of the other original cast members besides Sarah from the first film would return, some in flashbacks, dreams and possible hallucinations. It was Neil Marshal's idea in the end to Jon Harris to go about bringing the original cast to use through Holly's camera instead. See more »

Goofs

Dirt on Sarah's face (her right side, mouth/cheek area) comes and goes between shots as she is sitting and talking to the rescue team underground. See more »

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[first lines]
Ed Oswald: Jeez!
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Should be credited to Alan Smithee
26 April 2010 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Awful from the beginning to the end.

I really loved the first Descent where claustrophobia, women and crawlers were a pretty scary mix! Part 2 is scary, but not for the same reason.

Everything is cheaper. There's spots in the cave (WTF!) ans monsters aren't scary anymore... Acting is weak and the director should have take some lessons from a real director.

Monsters are more human like and not as ferocious as the first crawlers.

Anyway, what a deception!

KM


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