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The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death (2014)

PG-13 | | Drama, Horror, Thriller | 2 January 2015 (USA)
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40 years after the first haunting at Eel Marsh House, a group of children evacuated from WWII London arrive, awakening the house's darkest inhabitant.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Merryn Pearse ...
Girl in Tube
Woman in Tube
Casper Allpress ...
Thomas Arnold ...
Man at Train Station
Dr. Rhodes


40 years after Arthur Kipps' experience at Eel Marsh house, a group of children under the care of two women, escaping from war-torn London, arrive to the house and become the next target for the ghost of Jennette Humfrye, otherwise known as The Woman in Black. With the help of a fellow soldier, the women and children must fend off the spirit of Jennette Humfrye, and end her presence once and for all. Written by brandonborbath

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


She never forgives. She never forgets. She never left.


Drama | Horror | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some disturbing and frightening images, and for thematic elements | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

2 January 2015 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Woman in Black 2  »


Box Office


$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$15,027,415, 4 January 2015, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$26,496,583, 15 March 2015
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2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


In a short scene showing things on a table in the house in the upper etagere, three monkeys are shown, one having the hands on his mouth, the other on his eyes and the third on his ears. See no evil hear no evil and speak no evil. They are the Three wise monkeys, part of Asian buddhist philosophy the tenets of the proverb are about not dwelling on evil thoughts, which are directly plot related to Eves 'You let him go'. See more »


The teacher has her price tags on her shoes in the final scene. See more »


Hermit Jacob: Died on Sunday, seen on Monday.
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Follows The Woman in Black (2012) See more »


Jennet Humfrye Nursery Rhyme
Composed by Jack C. Arnold
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Yawn & spoiler
12 January 2015 | by See all my reviews

I enjoyed the previous film with Daniel Radcliff. I expected this to be, perhaps not as good, but hopefully entertaining. I was disappointed, it is just nonsense. Where to start:

There is no real plot, certainly nothing that ties the characters together in any believable way.

The film relies on the horror genre stereotypical making the audience 'jump' moment. Over and over again. It gets so over done it becomes tedious.

The actors do their best but the lack of any real plot and a poor script and so many illogical aspects make it hard work with so many absurdities e.g.

One man, a former pilot demoted for cowardice, is apparently in charge of an entire local dummy airfield. It has fake aeroplanes and he can electrically ignite fire bombs to simulate 'hits' and make the enemy think they have hit something. He has a motorbike and a jeep for transport. He manages this 'dummy' airfield entirely on his own. No guards, no maintenance people, nobody, just him.

A school class of evacuees and 2 teachers are 'evacuated' to the ghostly derelict house. More classes are arriving in a week. There is 'no where else'. It's absurd to believe they would put kids (even in time of war) in a derelict house with holes in the roof and great holes in the floors etc. But somebody has installed beds for a dormitory. Installed desks/tables for classrooms but they can't sweep up and clean out the other rooms ? Let alone do any basic repairs.

A doctor drives a bus for them but won't put on the headlights in the marshes because of the 'blackout'. However, He is quite happy to walk around with a very big torch shining and he is quite happy to stand at the house door open at night with the lights on.

There is some raving blind man wandering about for no apparent reason.

I felt sorry for the actors, they did a good job with so little to work with.

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