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The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day (2009)

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The MacManus brothers are living a quiet life in Ireland with their father, but when they learn that their beloved priest has been killed by mob forces, they go back to Boston to bring justice to those responsible and avenge the priest.

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For the last 8 years the brothers have been living with their father on a sheep farm deep in isolated Ireland. One day their uncle tells them that they have been framed for the murder of a Bostonian Catholic priest. The boys must return to Boston to not only clear their names but find the men who framed them. Written by "Kilt Boy" Sterling Morrison

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Action | Crime | Thriller

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Rated R for bloody violence, language and some nudity | See all certifications »

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11 December 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Angeloi timoroi 2: I ekdikisi arhizei  »

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$8,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$546,687 (USA) (30 October 2009)

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$10,269,307 (USA) (12 February 2010)
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Billy Connolly's character Noah McManus was often called "Il Duce" in The Boondock Saints (1999), but that moniker is never mentioned in this film. See more »

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During the meeting of the Dons, Yakavetta states that the Saints killed his father, then goes on to say "mi Padrino" which means my godfather. Clearly a contradiction, as a son would never refer to his father as "godfather" even within the "families". See more »

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Eunice: Well, since we've already broken the fuck barrier, allow me to be blunt. It is because I'm so fucking smart that I make smart people feel like they are retarded.
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In Loving Memory of Jimi "Fat Hand" Jackson See more »

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References Panic Room (2002) See more »

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Sister Christian
Written by Kelly Keagy
Performed by Night Ranger
Courtesy of iRock Entertainment
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18 November 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Being a fan of the Saints for years I went into this movie with high expectations and a good amount of personal excitement. Unfortunately, this movie fell way below the standards set by the first installment, for these reasons:

.paper thin plot = very generic, the kind of thing you come up with in five minutes of stereotypical mob brainstorming.

.Dumbed down = Where the first movie succeeded in being witty and fun the second can only survive off of gay jokes and three stooges antics.

.Copying = It seemed like every single well known moment in the first movie was copy and pasted into this movie with the exact same outcome every time. Like they couldn't of anything else to do with them but what they already did.

.Dependent = This movie depended Way too heavily on the first being the underground classic it was. It just tries so hard to be the same bad-ass movie that all the shootout scenes are in slomo and last 25-30 min apiece.

Troy Duffy had his chance to make a movie again and in my opinion all he did was plagiarize himself. Though at times it was funny, the few and far between moments were not enough to save what should have been a continuation of a vigilante cult classic that survived despite the odds. What we get instead is Troy Duffy's homage to himself and a movie that never should have been made.


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