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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.

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Joe Berlinger

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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 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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Details

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

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

An owl appears in several scenes. In some cultures, an owl is a sign of death. See more »

Goofs

Jeff's van has colorful beads and what appears to be a rabbit's foot hanging on a noose from the rear view mirror as he is driving his group to the campsite. However, when Kim later takes his van to the store to get beer and later crashes the van on the way back to Jeff's house, the beads and rabbit's foot are nowhere to be seen. See more »

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Be disappointed. Be very disappointed.
18 April 2004 | by LupercaliSee all my reviews

'The Blair Witch Project' is, in my view, a near-masterpiece of the supernatural, and an audacious and thrilling leap into the dark in terms of popular movie-making technique.

You would think then, that its sequel couldn't possibly live up this high standard, wouldn't you?

And you would be absolutely right. 'Blair Witch 2' has about as much in common with its predecessor as 'Ishtar' does with 'Casablanca'. I won't even dignify it with an attempt to explain its plot. It has none of the atmosphere or suspense of the original, and doesn't even make a token effort to achieve it. It is utter Z-grade rubbish. I find it hard to imagine that the original producers or writers had anything to do with this follow-up, and if they did, they ought to be put in a bag full of owls.

Ghastly, idiotic rubbish. The only thing that frightens me about it is that some people probably prefer it to the original.


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