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Paranormal Activity 2 (2010)

R | | Horror | 22 October 2010 (USA)
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After experiencing what they think are a series of "break-ins", a family sets up security cameras around their home, only to realize that the events unfolding before them are more sinister than they seem.

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David Bierend ...
Surveillance Camera Expert
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Brad
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William Juan Prieto ...
Hunter Rey
Jackson Xenia Prieto ...
Hunter Rey
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Micah
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Martine (as Vivis)
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Storyline

Daniel Rey along with his wife, Kristi; daughter, Ali; toddler son, Hunter, and their dog, move to Carlsbad, California. A few days later their residence is broken into, however, nothing appears to be missing. In order to prevent re-occurrences, they install a number of security cameras that will record everything on a DVR. After they hire a Spanish-speaking nanny to look after Hunter, she informs them that there is something wrong in their house and performs prayers, much to the chagrin of Daniel, who lets her go. He will subsequently regret this decision as more inexplicable and strange incidents occur, with Ali concluding, after a research, that their house may be possessed by a demonic entity. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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In 2009 you demanded it. Nothing can prepare you for what's next. See more »

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for some language and brief violent material | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

22 October 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Actividad paranormal 2  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$40,678,424, 24 October 2010, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$84,752,907, 20 January 2011

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$177,512,032, 20 January 2011
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Technical Specs

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| (unrated director's cut)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Shipped to theaters under the code name "Sharpie 79". See more »

Goofs

(at around 13 mins) During the breakfast scene with the bacon, there is a box of Cheerios on the counter with the Check Mark on the box, which is to show it is American Heart Association approved. The Check Mark campaign began late 2009, although the movie is set in 2006. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Kristi Rey: Welcome home, Hunter, this is your house. Gonna look out that window. There's your front door.
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Crazy Credits

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Soundtracks

The Downfall of Us All
Performed by A Day to Remember
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User Reviews

Great scary fun
20 October 2010 | by See all my reviews

The audience jumped, and begged for it to be less scary. A really fun night out that must be seen in a cinema, otherwise you're just a big scaredy-cat.

I purposely avoided trailers for this because I didn't want any of the story spoiled and I can safely say I wasn't disappointed. Top notch acting, especially the younger sister - I hope we see more of her on the big screen in future.

The original is better but this is a class act too and some very spooky moments.

One scare in particular is worth the ticket price alone.

Go see it!


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