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In order to ascertain the current situation inside, a supposed medical officer and a GEO team step into the quarantined and ill-fated apartment building.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Dr. Owen (as Jonathan Mellor)
Óscar Zafra ...
Jefe (as Oscar Sánchez Zafra)
Ariel Casas ...
Larra
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Martos
Pablo Rosso ...
Rosso
Rafa Parra ...
Rosso (voice)
Pep Molina ...
Padre Jennifer
Andrea Ros ...
Mire
Àlex Batllori ...
Ori
Pau Poch ...
Tito
Juli Fàbregas ...
Bombero
Ferran Terraza ...
Claudia Silva ...
Martha Carbonell ...
Jorge-Yamam Serrano ...
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Storyline

The medical Dr. Owen leads a three-men SWAT team inside the sealed off building to get blood sample from the girl Medeiros to develop an antidote. They are attacked by the zombie-like creatures and Dr. Owen locks a zombie inside a room using a crucifix. He discloses that the patient zero was possessed by the evil and the Vatican sent him to save mankind. Further, they will only leave the building under his voice command. Meanwhile, three teenagers follow a fireman and a man that breaks into the building through the sewage system to rescue his colleague and daughter respectively and they are trapped inside. They are lured and release the evil creature that was locked by Dr. Owen in a room. Out of the blue, the lead team meets the journalist Ângela Vidal hidden inside the building. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Fear Revisited

Genres:

Horror | Thriller

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Rated R for strong bloody violence, disturbing images and pervasive language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

2 October 2009 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

REC 2: Fear Revisited  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$5,600,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$8,191 (USA) (9 July 2010)

Gross:

$27,024 (USA) (6 August 2010)
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A problem the production encountered when filming for the sewers sequences was that the temperature difference compared with above ground made the camera lenses all steam up. See more »

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The teenagers' video camera imprints the battery level indicator on the recording. Video cameras do not record the battery level with the video, they just display it through the viewfinder for the person operating the camera to see. See more »

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[first lines]
Ángela Vidal: We have to tape everything, Pablo. For fuck's sake.
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They did it again!
24 February 2010 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

First of all someone wrote : "Worst movie ever?" I'm wondering if he really watched this movie. Anyway REC2 really did it for me,I was so looking forward to seeing this sequel and after reading some IMDb reviews I was thinking...boy I hope this wont be major let down.

And it wasn't! From the first minute to the last it was a thrill ride.I saw some excellent camera work, some really impressive effects and some top acting.

After i watched the first one,i was asking myself :"How did it start? What really happened?" Well in REC2 you get all the answers.

Once again BRAVO Jaume Balagueró&Paco Plaza BRAVO Spain


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