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The Houses October Built 2 (2017)

Unrated | | Horror | 22 September 2017 (USA)
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Recovering from the trauma of being kidnapped last Halloween by the Blue Skeleton - a group who take "extreme haunt" to another level - five friends decide they must face their fears in ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Brandy Schaefer ... Brandy
Zack Andrews ... Zack
Mikey Roe Mikey Roe ... Mikey
Bobby Roe ... Bobby
Jeff Larson Jeff Larson ... Jeff
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bob Ballou Bob Ballou ... Bob Ballou
Wade Clark Wade Clark ... Clown Shoes
Clicks Clicks ... Clicks
Landon Colby Landon Colby ... Clown Hole
Tyson Colby Tyson Colby ... Clown Parsons
Lucas Godfrey Lucas Godfrey ... Haunted House Owner - Chambers of Horror
Margee Kerr Margee Kerr ... Margee Kerr
Mini Kiss Mini Kiss ... Mini Kiss
Takeru Kobayashi Takeru Kobayashi ... Takeru Kobayashi
Jacquie Lantern Jacquie Lantern ... Jacquie Lantern
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Recovering from the trauma of being kidnapped last Halloween by the Blue Skeleton - a group who take "extreme haunt" to another level - five friends decide they must face their fears in order to move on. Heading back out on the road to visit more haunted house attractions, signs of the Blue Skeleton start appearing again and a new terror begins. Written by RLJ Entertainment

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22 September 2017 (USA) See more »

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The graffiti covered structure that the group sit and talk in while drinking can be found at 10100 3 T Road Northeast, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110. It can also be seen much clearer in Silence in the Aftermath (2018) and October Scout (2018) two short films from another Washington native, writer/director Travis Darkow. Bobby Roe, the writer/director of The Houses October Built (2014) also lives in Washington. See more »

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The Houses October Built 2: A real letdown
24 May 2018 | by PlatypuschowSee all my reviews

Though the first movie was hardly spectacular it was original and certainly memorable. It told the story of a group of friends who went on a road trip to various "Halloween horror houses". Basically horror attractions, which really do exist and I find fascinating.

Their adventure ended badly last time but here they have picked themselves up, dusted themselves off and are doing it again.

Now last time it was a successful slow build, this time it's a very slow build with no real payoff. What I mean by that is the movie is presented in a documentary form and remains like that for 9/10 of the film so very little actually happens. If you're interested in these horror haunts however you'll have a blast as they are the real thing including the Zombie Pub Crawl and Zombie Run which are annual events.

The movie does have a fantastic twist but I think it was handled very poorly. Top that off with the distinct lack of actual movie content and I found this to be a huge let down. I went in with expectations and they simply weren't met.

Once again it has a real charm and is very original, but just doesn't entertain like it should have. I'd love to see a third and final part to meet its potential and finish the story.

The Good:

Great idea

Very original

The Bad:

Some weird cinematography choices

The behaviour of the characters is simply not believable

More a faux documentary than an actual movie

Things I Learnt From This Movie:

I'd love to do a roadtrip of these things!


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