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Halloween II (2009)

 -  Horror  -  28 August 2009 (USA)
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Laurie Strode struggles to come to terms with her brother Michael's deadly return to Haddonfield, Illinois; meanwhile, Michael prepares for another reunion with his sister.

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Michael Myers is still at large and no less dangerous than ever. After a failed reunion to reach his baby sister at their old home, Laurie Strode is immediately taken to a hospital to be treated by the wounds that had been afflicted by her brother a few hours ago. However, Michael isn't too far off and will continue his murdering 'Halloween' rampage until he gets his sister all to himself. Written by Anonymous

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You can run. You can hide. Or, you can fight... LIKE HELL. See more »

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Rated R for strong brutal bloody violence throughout, terror, disturbing graphic images, language, and some crude sexual content and nudity | See all certifications »

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28 August 2009 (USA)  »

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$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£522,661 (UK) (9 October 2009)

Gross:

$33,386,128 (USA) (20 November 2009)
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Jeff Daniel Phillips plays two completely different roles in the movie: Howard Boggs and Uncle Seymour Coffins. He is only the third actor to ever play two different roles in the same film in the either Halloween series (the others being Nancy Kyes) and Danielle Harris). Dick Warlock actually plays three different characters, "The Shape" (Michael Myers) and Patrolman #3 (the one that hits the Michael lookalike with his patrol car) in Halloween II (1981) and "Assasin" in Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982). See more »

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The shirt that Laurie wore in the beginning of the film when she's walking with the gun and being pulled through the hospital, it's obviously not the same shirt used in the first movie. See more »

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Dr. Samuel Loomis: Michael Myers is fucking dead!
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Annoying and Stupid Remake
15 July 2010 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

Laurie Strode (Scout Taylor-Compton) is living with Sheriff Lee Brackett (Brad Dourif) and his daughter Annie (Danielle Harris) and she has dreadful nightmares with Michael Myers. On the night of Halloween, the greedy Dr. Samuel Loomis (Malcolm McDowell) releases a book disclosing that Laurie is actually Michael's sister Angel Meyers and she becomes unbalanced and disturbed with the discovery. Michael Meyers appears in town slaughtering everybody around Laurie.

"Halloween II" is an annoying and stupid remake of the classic horror movie. Scout Taylor-Compton is irritating with her whimpering voice and she disrespects the role of the Queen of the Scream Jamie Lee Curtis. Most of the lines have the "f-word" or other swear word in the unintelligent screenplay of Rob Zombie. Maybe the best moment of this flick is listening to the Moody Blues singing "Nights of White Satin" in loop since they are singing the song inside the hospital and then they are in the beginning of the song in the lookout where Laurie hides. It is better off watching the classic again instead of this bloody crap. My vote is three.

Title (Brazil): "Halloween II"


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