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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 »
2 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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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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The myth is real. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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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

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

In the scene in which Jeffrey is sitting at a table in the madhouse and the camera moves towards him you can see an old s/w photograph hanging on the wall. This is a photo of Kyle Brody, the 8th kid kidnapped by Rustin Parr and the only one who wasn't killed by him. Kyle Brody was the main witness in the Rustin Parr trial and he described how the children were killed. He spent most of his life in a madhouse. So the madhouse in which Jeffrey lives could be exactly the one in which Kyle Brody spent his life. As the photo shows Kyle Brody as a grown-up, it was shot in the madhouse, too. 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 »

Quotes

Jeff: You know, there's a lot of naysayers who come and say "Nay".
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Crazy Credits

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

Connections

Featured in Nostalgia Critic: Blair Witch 2: Book of Shadows (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Human
Written by Bruce Gilbert, Robert Gotobed, Graham Lewis, Donna Matthews & Collin Newman
Performed by Elastica
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What the hell were they thinking?!?!?
29 April 2004 | by george.schmidtSee all my reviews

BOOK OF SHADOWS: BLAIR WITCH 2 (2000) * Jeffrey Donovan, Kim Director, Erica Leerhsen, Tristen Skyler, Stephen Barker Turner, Lanny Flaherty. Godawful sequel to the megapopular indie cult thriller 'The Blair Witch Project' with 5 more idiots inspired to go back into the woods in this mockumentary of sorts to find out what happened to the original film crew and to learn more about the eponymous legend with nothing but paranoia, ridiculous gory violence and inane chatter with the hard-to-believe aspect of even more annoying and obnoxious characters you can't wait to be knocked off in this unimaginative trip back to the well by filmmaker Joe Berlinger (who co-wrote the inane screenplay with Dick Beebe) and executive produced by the original thriller's team, Daniel Myrick and Eduardo Sanchez.


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