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Insidious: Chapter 2 (2013)

PG-13  |   |  Horror, Thriller  |  13 September 2013 (USA)
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The haunted Lambert family seeks to uncover the mysterious childhood secret that has left them dangerously connected to the spirit world.

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Renai is interrogated by a police detective about the supernatural events in the house. While the police investigate the house, the Lambert family temporarily moves to the old house of Lorraine Lambert. Renai is haunted by a woman in white and Josh has a strange behavior at home. Meanwhile Lorraine seeks out Elise's partners Specs and Tucker expecting to find answers. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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It will take what you love most.

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Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of terror and violence, and thematic elements | See all certifications »

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13 September 2013 (USA)  »

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Insidious 2  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$40,272,103 (USA) (13 September 2013)

Gross:

$83,574,831 (USA) (13 December 2013)
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Trivia

(at around 25 mins) When Specs and Tucker analyze the footage of young Josh, the 'Panasonic' VCR logo has been worn away in places so that it reads 'Panic' instead. See more »

Goofs

When Lorraine and Renai first leave the house we see the car is a Toyota. Later when they drop off the baby before returning to the house, there is a Volkswagen symbol on the steering wheel. See more »

Quotes

Mother of Parker Crane: Don't you dare!
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Connections

Features Carnival of Souls (1962) See more »

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Piano Sonata in B-flat Major, Op. 35, 2nd movement
Written by Frédéric Chopin
Performed by Alisa Burket
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HIGHLY entertaining :)
12 September 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I loved this movie. Loved it, loved it, loved it. James Wan is one of the best directors of recent times and he makes his stand by offering two awesome horror movies this year. I personally preferred Insidious 2 though, as I appreciated the rich character development and the concept of the Further. There are clear references to The Shining and Psycho but this movie leaves its own mark of disturbing. Of course it's always great to add some light humor in between to dilute the scares (as they REALLY packed a punch in this second installment). So if you're kind of doubting the movie based on its bad rep, don't listen to the negative comments/reviews as this is easily one of the best movies this year. Everyone did a phenomenal job and the end product turned out a lot more satisfying than I expected.


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