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Joy Ride 2: Dead Ahead (2008)

Video  -  Crime | Horror | Thriller  -  7 October 2008 (USA)
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While driving to Las Vegas for the bachelor party of her sister Melissa and her fiancé Bobby, Kayla stops the car in the gas station to meet her date, Nik, a guy she met on the internet. ... See full summary »

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Bobby Singer
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Nik
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Krystal Vrba ...
Lot Lizard
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Jolene - Big Wheels Waitress
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Trucker #1
Gordon Tipple ...
Trucker #2
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Woman Stuck in Snow
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Bald Trucker
Lyle St. Goddard ...
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Bartender
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Drunk Trucker #1
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Drunk Trucker #2
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Storyline

While driving to Las Vegas for the bachelor party of her sister Melissa and her fiancé Bobby, Kayla stops the car in the gas station to meet her date, Nik, a guy she met on the internet. Nik convinces her to take a secondary road under the protest of Bobby but the car breaks down. They find a house in the middle of nowhere and decide to take the car parked in the house's garage to the next city, and return with a rented car to pay for the damages provoked by Nik; Melissa leaves her cell number. However, they discover that the owner of the place is the sadistic truck driver Rusty Nail and they have to pay a high price for what they did. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Detours can be deadly. See more »

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Crime | Horror | Thriller

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Also Known As:

Joy Ride: End of the Road  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

In the 1st Joy Ride, Jim Beaver plays a Sheriff and he also played Bobby Singer in Supernatural. See more »

Goofs

During the torture scene Nik's last lip ring disappears and then reappears before he is killed. See more »

Quotes

Rusty Nail: I like the rain. Keeps everybody inside and washes everything clean.
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Follows Joy Ride (2001) See more »

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Pure Trash
16 January 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

As a true horror film fan, I thought this sequel might be somewhat enjoyable. Wow, was I mistaken, or rather taken for a ride. Suspense? Nope. Ingenuity? Nope. Enjoyability? Zero. After suffering through this film (and I use the word "film" lightly) I really wished I had done something else. Perhaps pouring salt in my eyes while listening to an old Barry Manilow tape at maximum volume would have been better.This piece of garbage should be a resounding cry for institutionalization. The people involved with creating this mess as well as the misguided minds that enjoy it do not belong in a civilized society. Torture is not a joke or to be taken lightly and watching this film was pure torture. Plotwise, it is on the level of a demented teenager's sick rape-filled wet dream. Acting is akin to a bad cat food commercial. Predictable and stupid, violent for the sake of prurience, and absolutely no redeeming quality whatsoever. I simply cannot say enough bad about this steaming pile. Two hours of my life wasted.


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