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Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 (2000)

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A group of tourists arrives in Burkittsville, Maryland after seeing The Blair Witch Project (1999) to explore the mythology and phenomenon, only to come face to face with their own neuroses and possibly the witch herself.

Director:

Joe Berlinger

Writers:

Daniel Myrick (characters), Eduardo Sánchez (characters) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kurt Loder ... Kurt Loder
Chuck Scarborough ... Chuck Scarborough
Bruce D. Reed Bruce D. Reed ... Burkittsville Resident #1 (as Bruce Reed)
Jeffrey Donovan ... Jeffrey Patterson
Joe Berlinger ... Burkittsville Tourist #1
Sara Phillips Sara Phillips ... Burkittsville Tourist #2
Lynda Millard Lynda Millard ... Burkittsville Resident #2
Deb Burgoyne Deb Burgoyne ... Burkittsville Resident #3
Andrea Cox ... Burkittsville Resident #4
Lanny Flaherty ... Sheriff Cravens
Pete Burris ... MBI Man #1
Tristine Skyler ... Tristen Ryler (as Tristen Skyler)
Stephen Barker Turner Stephen Barker Turner ... Stephen Ryan Parker
Erica Leerhsen ... Erica Geerson
Kim Director ... Kim Diamond
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Storyline

To cash in on all of the "real world" hype of the events in the first film, a man from Burkitsville, Maryland opens a "Blair Witch Hunt" tour, which shows patrons various locations from the original film. A bunch of college students decide to take the tour, and wind up in Rustin Parr's house. There, they decide to camp for the evening, but in the morning, they realize they didn't sleep and they don't remember anything that happened the previous night. From there, they go back to town, and discover that something...or someone has come with them. Written by Johnny

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you can't go forward until you go back... the blair witch experience more terrifying than ever See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence, language, sexuality and drug use | See all certifications »

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Trivia

While auditioning for the film, Erica Leerhsen was originally trying for Kim Director's role, Tristine Skyler was trying for Erica's, Kim was trying for Tristen's, and Jeffrey Donovan was trying for Stephen Barker Turner's. See more »

Goofs

When Jeff is digging the tapes out from under the rocks, he grabs them and looks at them, and one tape slips out of his hand and hangs over his thumb. In the next shot, they are all firmly in his hands. See more »

Quotes

Kim: Something happened us in the woods... something evil.
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Crazy Credits

A bird's-eye-view of the forest is seen during the end credits. See more »

Connections

Features Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993) See more »

Soundtracks

Lie Down
Written by Sonny Sandoval, Noah Bernardo Jr. (as Noah Bernando), Marcos Curiel and 'Mark Traa Daniels'
Performed by P.O.D.
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One of the Worst Movie Sequels of All Time
5 February 2018 | by dony_candra25See all my reviews

If you enjoyed the original Blair Witch Project and expect Book Of Shadows to follow relatively faithfully in its footsteps, you'll be in for a massive disappointment. Other than the opening 10 minutes or so with all the 'look what the first movie did to Burkittsville' stuff, the rest of the film might as well be a standard spooky horror yarn with nothing whatsoever to do with the Blair Witch lore. Go into it expecting a cheesy B-movie other than a Blair Witch sequel, then, and you may be pleasantly surprised by the bizarre and unexplained goings-on that... um, go on. Please stop making bad sequels like The Descent 2, Hostel 2 , Saw 2 and this one .


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Official Sites:

Artisan Pictures | Film.ru (Russia) | See more »

Country:

USA

Language:

English | German

Release Date:

27 October 2000 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

BW2 See more »

Filming Locations:

Baltimore, Maryland, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$13,223,887, 29 October 2000

Gross USA:

$26,437,094

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$47,737,094
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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